My Review Of AUKEY’s LT-ST1 Adjustable Desk Lamp

As a dad, I am always on the look out for things to help my family. When I was asked to review a desk lamp by AUKEY Canada I was all over it. With my oldest daughter in university and my other 2 kids in school finding a desk lamp that is bright and easy on the… Continue reading My Review Of AUKEY’s LT-ST1 Adjustable Desk Lamp

I Got Ignored When Getting A Sample Of Laundry Detergent

All through out my life I have done laundry in one form or another. As a dad of 3 kids my laundry skills have grown to include getting all forms of stains out of clothing including but not limited to grass, dirt, food, makeup, paint, etc. So why is it that after all these years… Continue reading I Got Ignored When Getting A Sample Of Laundry Detergent

Change Tables For Parents – A Problem For Both Sides

As a father of 3 kids I know all to well the frustration of bringing your kids out shopping with you and needing a place to change a diaper. I honestly can’t believe in 2017 this is still an issue. I know from what I went through while raising my kids and what I still… Continue reading Change Tables For Parents – A Problem For Both Sides

Board Game Review – Harry Potter Magical Beasts

Our family loves board games and my little girl challenged me to her latest game, Harry Potter Magical Beasts. This game is made by Pressman Toy who makes a lot of board games we love. Right away this game screams fun for any Harry Potter fan, which my little girl sure is. The game takes place inside… Continue reading Board Game Review – Harry Potter Magical Beasts

Taking Down Christmas Lights Means Teaching Ladder Safety!

Over the weekend with the warmer weather was the perfect time to get a head start on spring by taking down our Christmas lights. When ever dad goes to do anything in the yard my kids are always there to help me out. We started by taking down the blow up decorations and pulling out… Continue reading Taking Down Christmas Lights Means Teaching Ladder Safety!

#allaboutme Tag!

I was nominated by Rich to talk about myself for the #allaboutme tag. Kind of like a get to know the blogger. Thank you for the nod and please check out his great blog, One Hull Of A Dad. I have wrote 15 facts about my self during my 30 Day Blog Challenge (here) so I… Continue reading #allaboutme Tag!

How To Make A Cloud With Your Mouth!

My little girl showed me this video and I love it. Her love of science is amazing and to be honest all 3 of my kids are fascinated by it. Having her show me videos like this and then trying it out ourselves is a lot of fun. The cloud in a bottle is going to be… Continue reading How To Make A Cloud With Your Mouth!

Knowing What Career To Pick At 18 – Nothing Wrong With Change.

I want to start by asking a question, at 18 did you know what you really wanted to do in life? and since then have you changed career paths through life? I know for myself I wanted to be a teacher growing up. At 18 I couldn’t get into university as I screwed around too… Continue reading Knowing What Career To Pick At 18 – Nothing Wrong With Change.

Desert Island Discs Tag!

I was nominated by Daddy Poppins to do the Desert Island Disc Tag. This is where I have to pick 8 songs that I would want to be stuck on a desert island with. Now as a lover of music, how the hell do I just pick 8, this list could easily be 800+ long! Well I… Continue reading Desert Island Discs Tag!

My Daughter Hit A Low Patch Again…Dad Will Always Be There!

If you have been following my blog you know my oldest daughter is 18 years old now and battles depression and anxiety. I wrote a bit about it early on and if you haven’t seen it, here it is. Now things had really started to get better, the anger was lower, she was helping out without… Continue reading My Daughter Hit A Low Patch Again…Dad Will Always Be There!

My Son Has A New Favourite Type Of Book!

All my kids love reading and as a dad I absolutely love this. Reading is so important and is the base for all learning. Without reading, all school subjects will suffer as it is a huge part of everything we do. The other side of reading is the imagination that come from it. If you… Continue reading My Son Has A New Favourite Type Of Book!

Support An Edmonton Dad & His Sons Hockey Team!

A friend of mine asked me to vote for his sons Hockey Team as they are trying to get selected for Ford Drills and Skills competition. This would give their team the chance to play at Rogers Place, Edmonton’s new NHL arena. The team will learn hockey skills and be put through drills by the Edmonton Oilers training staff.… Continue reading Support An Edmonton Dad & His Sons Hockey Team!

Throwback Thursday #5

For this weeks Throwback Thursday I am posting a picture of me from back in 1994. Just look at this handsome little devil – and at 16 devil was right! This was me with my first car, a 1974 Chevy NOVA 4 door with an Inline 6 cylinder to power it. It was rusted to… Continue reading Throwback Thursday #5

The Happy Baby Song!

Well scientists have come up with a song that will make baby’s happy. It is said that when played, they will stop and become happy and dance. I wonder if this would work when my 18-year-old daughter looses her mind on me. I think I will try it out next time it happens, for science… Continue reading The Happy Baby Song!

Sexism – I Hope It Changes For My Kids!

I am a dad of 3 kids. I have 2 daughters, one is 10 and the other is 18, and I also have a 7-year-old son. I hope gender equality starts being taken serious in the world and here’s why… For my girls. All I want for my daughters is for them, work wise, is… Continue reading Sexism – I Hope It Changes For My Kids!

Toddlers To Teens – Not Much Difference!

Back when my kids were in the ‘terrible 2’s’ lots of other parents would tell me not to worry, things will be easier when they are older. That sounded like the greatest thing in the world to me. No more tantrums, messes everywhere, or finding things where they don’t belong. Well fast forward a bunch… Continue reading Toddlers To Teens – Not Much Difference!

Throwback Thursday #4

Well it’s that time again, another Throwback Thursday post. This one I love as it’s a picture my oldest daughter took just over 4 years ago. She was 14, my little girl was 6 and my son was 7 at the time. I absolutely love this picture of my kids! I still put it up… Continue reading Throwback Thursday #4

The World Should Act Like Our Kids!

With all that is going on in the world today with racism and hate, have you ever stopped and wondered what it would look like if us as adults acted like our kids. I’m not talking tantrums and pooping our pants but how they view people and act upon that. Right now is Black History… Continue reading The World Should Act Like Our Kids!