Opening Day 2016

No one reads this blog. Might as well post this here. Sent it to Brennyn tonight about Cady.  Thinking of opening day tomorrow ended up being oddly emotional for me. Stupid. I know. Spent part of all the last 4 with Cady. My favorite was at Steak ‘n Shake two years ago. We listened to […]

The Good Dinosaur 

 Cady laid with me on the couch of this shitty apartment watching “The Good Dinosaur.” She cried nearly silently at parts. She told me she was happy that they all got back together, but his daddy was gone forever.  Her heart reminds me of me at her age, and that makes me proud.

Poop Fairy

Cady swallowed another tooth last night while she was with momma.  Tonight, the tooth fairy is visiting the apartment for the first time. I told her a gag-ridden story about how the tooth fairy is gonna have to reach up her booty for her tooth tonight. She laughed. HARD. So did I. 

Is Santa here yet?

I was in bed with Cady tonight. She’d been lying pretty still when she turned to me and whispered after hearing the fire in the living room crackle loudly, “Is Santa here yet?””No.” “Well, tell me when he gets here.” “I can’t. If he knows we’re awake, he’ll go without leaving presents.” “Well, just do […]

IHOP and the Burp

Took Cady to IHOP Tuesday evening. Big surprise. Anyways, we were pretty much the only people there. Cady said she had to go to the bathroom. Since there weren’t many people there, I said, “you want to go by yourself?”  “Yeah!” So, as she walked off, I teared up thinking about how much she’s grown.  […]