Year 3, Day 301: Miles’s Top Five Christmas Jams, 2020 Edition

Sure, 2020 has been a dumpster fire and the holidays have been thrown into disarray due to the looming risk of COVID-19, but there's one person in this house who hasn't noticed -- MILES. The only thing he knows, beyond a doubt, is that it's Christmastime, and Santa Claus is indeed coming. With that excitement … Continue reading Year 3, Day 301: Miles’s Top Five Christmas Jams, 2020 Edition

Year 3, Day 271: Daddy’s Birthday (or Miles’s SECOND Second Birthday)

Last weekend after Miles and Jaclyn returned from grocery shopping, I asked him what he got at the store. His response, despite all the food they had brought home, was direct and focused on one thing alone. "We got Daddy a Star Wars card!" he said happily, ruining some small part of my birthday surprise. … Continue reading Year 3, Day 271: Daddy’s Birthday (or Miles’s SECOND Second Birthday)

Year 3, Day 86: Miles’s Top Five Quarantine Shows

It hasn't been easy parenting while both Jaclyn and I are still working between 30 and 40 hours every week. As such, certain unsavory sacrifices have been necessary, including foregoing our parental duties periodically and allowing the television to step in and parent a bit. We agreed early in our careers as parents to avoid … Continue reading Year 3, Day 86: Miles’s Top Five Quarantine Shows