2013 January

Is parenting your highest calling?

2017-01-31T23:18:43-05:00January 17th, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Of all the myths of parenthood, one of the biggest has to be that children can make you happy and fulfilled. This, from Leslie Leyland Fields, author of ‘Parenting Is Your Highest Calling (and 8 other myths that trap us in worry and guilt.)' The title should give any parent some pause and relief. As [...]

2013 January

Eat well, do well

2017-01-31T23:16:33-05:00January 14th, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Being popular and oatmeal don’t seem to have a lot in common. But you have to know Hannah. My daughter, the one who is as black and beautiful as the night sky, turned seven the other day. She opted for her party to be in her classroom, which isn’t so uncommon here in Uganda at the [...]