Yesterday I was sitting around with my kids and asked them what they wanted to do, to which they replied “tobogganing!” So we got dressed up, grabbed our sleds and headed out to Rundle Park here in Edmonton. This is a great year round park in our city and the have 2 amazing toboggan hills… Continue reading Tobogganing!
Trying to teach your kids about responsable drinking is one of the hardest things for a parent of teens to do. Now for me I have a daughter who is 18 years old which here in Canada is the legal drinking age. I have been teaching her about alcohol and how to make proper decisions… Continue reading My Daughter & Drinking!
I will give a little back story before my review. For the last 3 years my wife has gotten angry at me when she goes to cook our Christmas Turkey and she doesn’t have a baster. Now in my defence I have 3 in the garage, one for coolant, one for brake fluid and one… Continue reading Review – Stokes 4 Piece Basting Set
Like every year, today we went to see Santa and it is something that I love doing each year with my kids. It is also something that we have done for as long as I can remember. I am so glad that my 18-year-old daughter still loves taking part in this. Nothing means more to… Continue reading Our Visit With Santa
One of the greatest things I ever bought my son was a small basketball net from the dollar store to hang in his room. I remember hours of fun playing this as a kid at my friends houses and wanted my kids to enjoy it as well. Even now I love playing and get right… Continue reading Bedroom Basketball!
I was tagged on twitter by Daddy Poppins and if you aren’t following his blog please check it out. I was very excited to answer these questions as my kids will be able to look back on it in the future and see what Christmas means to dad. So here goes… What’s your favourite Christmas movie? For… Continue reading The Christmas Tag – My Answers To Christmas Questions
It’s that time of year again, Christmas concert time, even if they school board wants to call it a Winter Concert to be “politically correct”. Every year schools put on a show and our kids get to dress up and perform for us parents. I absolutely love the show and look forward to it each… Continue reading The Christmas Concert!
Well folks here it is, my final post for the 30 Day Blog Challenge and I am so glad this is over. My last post is a funny YouTube video and that is a perfect end to this challenge. The video I chose is a soccer(football on the other side of the ocean) parody. I… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 30) Funny YouTube Video
Well this one was easy for me. There were a lot of women I thought were hot growing up but these 3 women really stood out and I don not have to hesitate when saying they were my teen crushes. All 3 are also from TV. Alyssa Milano I had a crush on her ever… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 29) My 3 Celebrity Crushes As A Teen
Here is another favourite Christmas song of mine and you guessed it, by another punk band. This one is by The Pogues. Its called Fairytale of New York. I hope you enjoy this as much as me and my kids do. As you can tell by now punk music is huge in my home.
This post is 3 things I want to say to different people. So for this post I will write 3 things I want to say to my 3 kids. So here I go… I love you more than anything in the world and I always will no matter what. No matter what your life choices… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 28) 3 Things I Want To Say!
I have a couple quotes that I use so I will share a few of them. First one: “You know 5/8 of fuck all” – this one came from a guy I work with and I love it. Great for saying someone isn’t very smart. Second one: “The only stupid question is one that wasn’t… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 26) Favourite Quote!
As a dad and a man who was born in the 70’s and grew up in the 80’s before helmets were needed, seatbelts were mandatory and technology took over the world, I ended up with a ton of injuries. I have broken my ankle, wrist, hand 8 times, over half my fingers, a couple of… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 25) The Worst Injury I Have Had
I have lived in quite a few places over the years so I will list them off and then say my favourite one. The Pas, Manitoba Winnipeg, Manitoba Provost, Alberta Medicine Hat, Alberta Drayton Valley, Alberta Edmonton, Alberta Well those are all the places I have lived. Now my favourite place to live is Edmonton.… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 27) All The Places I Have Lived
Now with the Christmas season in full swing my house is filled with baking and treats. One of my all time favourite Christmas chocolates is Turtles. There is however a catch, my wife is deathly allergic to Pecans. That ment for a number of years no Turtles at home, until now. Walmart has a line… Continue reading Review – Our Finest, Cashew Caramel Clusters from Walmart
Hey Jeff, It’s past you. I hope I made some good choices for you and things are going great. I am going to ask some questions and would love for you to answer them every 5 years or so and so you are aware it’s December 2016 so in 2021 see if these things have… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 24) A Letter To My Future Self
With Christmas here soon I figured I would share my favourite Christmas song with you. It’s by another punk band I love the Dropkick Murphys. This song is on replay all Christmas long in my house and my kids and I sing it all the time. I hope you enjoy and check out their other… Continue reading My Favourite Christmas Song!
Hey Jeff, it’s you from the future with a message to you about your choices. YOU ARE A FUCKING IDIOT! Now I mean this as the choices you will make are some of the stupidest things ever. I will give you a few tips to help you out and maybe make better choices. When offered,… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 23)A Letter To My Teenage Self
Every year around this time my wife makes my favourite snack Nuts n Bolts. these are something I have loved since I was a kid when my mom made them. These are the greatest snack in the world and on a plus side they help you poop. All the benefits of the dry cereal and… Continue reading My Wife Made My Favourite – Nuts n Bolts
I will split this into 2 drink category’s, alcoholic and nonalcoholic. My favourite nonalcoholic drink is Pepsi. I know I shouldn’t drink it everyday but I do. Night time TV and relaxing is so much better with an ice-cold Pepsi. When it comes to alcoholic drinks, my favourite is beer. Now my favourite beer is… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 22) My Favourite Drink
My guilty pleasure always has and always will be watching cartoons. There isn’t a time in my life where I haven’t watched them. My love for them started when I was a kid and grew ever since then. In high school I watched them even though I got ridiculed from most of my friends. I… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 21) My Guilty Pleasure
This would be easy for me. If I had a million dollars to spend I would buy a house first. One that had everything wife and kids could ask for. Next would be to get my wife a new vehicle. One that has 4×4 for our Canadian winters. After those 2 big purchases I would… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 20) If I Had A Million Dollars
If you have followed my blog you will know my oldest daughter writes poetry. I am very proud of her and love to showcase her writing on my blog. If you missed my last post on it here is her first set of poetry. Now on to her next poem and this by far is my… Continue reading A Daughters Poetry – The Next One!
This is one of those posts where controversy can come up. I would like to start off by saying my views are my own and I mean no disrespect to anybody. I support all religions and people who practice them. For me I was baptised as well as my kids into the Anglican church. There… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 19) My Views On Religon
For this I will put in bullet form my whole day yesterday. So here is dads day from wake to sleep. Woke up at 5:15am Made coffee Poop Went and fueled up my wifes van Woke up my wife and kisses her good-by Jumped in the truck and headed off to work Worked all day… Continue reading 30 Day Challenge – (Day 18) Bullet My Whole Day