Mine is the best Christmas Tree!

Mine is the Best Christmas Tree! Dad’s Gonna Lose It! I recently had a conversation with my mother where I had to inform her that our family’s tradition of driving around, finding and cutting down a Christmas tree is not one that fits my home. While I do have fond memories of wandering through the […]

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Kids asking why. Why?

Dad’s Gonna Lose It! Kids asking why. Why? It’s the thing all parents fear. The day comes when your little bundle of joy turns into a reasoning, logical human and with that graduation into logical thought comes the most irritating of all questions known to man. “Why?” The incessant, relentless torture of kids asking why […]

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Instant Pot Duo – Personal Review

Instant Pot Duo – Personal Review I received an Instant Pot Duo for Christmas in 2016 and it sat, unopened, for 6 months in my closet after that. I have never used a pressure cooker, and rarely used my old slow cooker as I’ve always preferred grills and stove tops. My opinion on such things […]

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Week in Weird – 11/17 Page 1

The Clone Army Might Be Real? Are there secret government organizations or companies that are cloning humans behind the scenes? If we can clone a sheep can we clone a human and would it be viable? Are they replacing people with their indoctrinated copies or making a clone army? Dad’s Thoughts: The technology is there […]

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Zoomer Dino Review

Zoomer Dino Review My wife and I tend to buy a few small, inexpensive toys for our son, and one large or more expensive toy for his birthday or Christmas. One of his expensive toys is the Zoomer Dinosaur Sparky by Spin Master. He absolutely loves this thing and will not go to sleep until […]

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Stay Home! – Down With The Sickness

Dad’s Gonna Lose It! Down with the sickness I don’t know what it is about germs, but I’m like a magnet for them. Anytime My wife or child even think they might have caught something I get sick. Normally I trudge through the workday and carry on in spite of any illness because, well, adulting […]

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Week in Weird – 11/10 Page 1

The Earth has no curve Let’s talk about this supposed ball that we live on. We can’t see the curvature of the Earth even across vast distances when the formulas we get from NASA tell us we should be able to. We shouldn’t be able to see the Statue of Liberty from nearly 60 miles […]

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Porter Cable Drill and Driver Set Review

  Why I own the Porter Cable Drill and Driver Set Let’s begin by talking about why I now own this set and what I used it for. I recently rebuilt (not remodeled, but rebuilt) a house for my family to live in. The extent of the rebuild was:   Replace 50% of roof decking […]

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Absolutely Going Insane – Dad’s Gonna Lose It!

Dad’s Gonna Lose It! Absolutely Going Insane Lately I have been struggling with maintaining what little sanity I had prior to becoming a stay-at-home parent. While I’ll not claim of being the most together person in the world, I do enjoy being able to discern if the person looking at me is real or not. […]

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Week in Weird – 11/03 Page 1

Do you like… Thank you, Rob Dyke, for dropping this little piece of hell onto my computer screen! This is an urban legend dating back to the early 2000’s and originating in Japan. Back then there was a popup going around with a flash animation that just asked “Do you like the…” and, even if […]

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