birthday parties

2015 July

These warm summer days

2017-07-18T02:10:04-04:00July 29th, 2015|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

It was a summer party. “Hey,” I said to the man who had just walked in the doorway. “You almost look like someone I used to know.” He laughed. “And look!” I said. “There he is, on the wall!” He looked up at an old video clip of a wedding, with him in it, and laughed [...]

2014 July

Why I should be named Son-in-Law of the Year

2017-07-19T00:56:44-04:00July 22nd, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

I was on the phone this morning and got the question – again – ‘so what’s it like being married to someone so decorated?’ I figured the fellow meant this, not the chocolate cake we gave Jon for his birthday party the other day, although it was, I must say, a fine cake, covered in black, red [...]