Category: Being a Dad

What’s it like being a dad in the twenty-first century?
Every so often, I describe my thoughts and experiences. If you are a parent, soon will be, or like to read my take on it, this is what to read. Oh, and don’t laugh.

March 20, 2020 / Being a Dad

Much of the world is in some degree of quarantine or another at this time. And being stuck at home with a child can be… challenging.

February 7, 2020 / Being a Dad
Screen Time

My daughter loves watching television and so she loves YouTube. I hate it. Well, no, I hate the things she watches there, and I hate how YouTube doesn’t offer a proper way for me to whitelist what she watches.

December 6, 2019 / Being a Dad
August 16, 2019 / Being a Dad
Screen Time

My daughter loves to watch TV. I think most children do. If ‘eating vegetables’ or ‘cleaning up’ were as riveting, the world would probably be a much better place.

March 15, 2019 / Being a Dad
Talking Toddler

I used to have a baby who made various undefined noises. Nowadays, I have a fully functional toddler who can talk. That took some getting used to.