Ugandan school life

2015 September

My son lost his shorts. (But we’re still fine parents.)

2017-07-18T02:04:12-04:00September 24th, 2015|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

So, the boy arrived home from the school this week wearing his swimsuit. He had lost his shorts. And those other shorts, also. Yes, those other shorts. The conversation went like this. “How was your day at school, son?” “I lost my shorts." “Oh.” “And my underwear too.” “That’s great Jon.” The swimsuit my son [...]

2014 April

Why I support a longer school day

2017-07-19T01:28:13-04:00April 8th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s dinner time and once again the kids just HAVE to talk about sex, which is quite remarkable considering the only Miley Cyrus they watch is from the days when she was a fully-clothed Hannah Montana who kept her tongue to herself. Of course, the best way to end any kids' sex talk is to [...]