Keith: Strong-willed kids
July 11, 2015 - 10:15pm
One morning last week I took my 4-year-old twins, Addison and Brody, to the park to play for an hour or so before I dropped them off at day care.
Keith: A fond farewell
June 13, 2015 - 10:15pm
Usually, the beginning of summer vacation is a festive occasion for my 10-year-old daughter, Jordan, who typically spends the months of April and May counting down the days until she embarks on her annual 3-month-long whirlwind adventure in the sun.
Keith: Fine line between love, Teflon
May 9, 2015 - 10:15pm
Like most married couples, my wife, Jenny, and I sometimes have to admit that even though we love each other with all our hearts, there are times when both of us would like to wring each other’s neck.
Keith: A lot to look forward to
April 4, 2015 - 10:14pm
Lately, I am becoming more and more aware of how fast my children seem to be growing up.
Keith: Toddler beds mark end of era
March 7, 2015 - 11:15pm
Last month, my 3-year-old twins, Addison and Brody, graduated from cribs to toddler beds.
Grizzard: Shorts in winter?
February 14, 2015 - 11:15pm
It’s a hot-button issue for a lot of parents I know: Why don’t teenagers wear long pants when it’s cold?
Keith: Having the house to myself
January 31, 2015 - 11:15pm
Last weekend, something rare happened in my home — I had the house to myself for three whole days.
Keith: My Christmas wish list
December 10, 2014 - 11:15pm
My wife and I recently received the final drafts of our chidren’s letters to Santa Claus.
Keith: Get mooving: No rest for weary
November 8, 2014 - 11:14pm
My wife, Jenny, and our 10-year-old daughter, Jordan, recently have developed quite the green thumb ... sort of.
Keith: The price for a clean house
October 4, 2014 - 10:14pm
My wife Jenny likes to tell people that I run things in our household.
Keith: Nature should proceed with caution
August 2, 2014 - 10:15pm
Something very disturbing happened this summer: My daughter, Jordan, has started to take notice of boys.
Keith: Mommy deserves all the credit
June 14, 2014 - 10:15pm
Around June 1 of every year, I start making a list of things I want for Father’s Day.
Keith: Boredom a luxury I can't afford
May 17, 2014 - 10:15pm
Last Saturday, my nine-year-old daughter Jordan gave me a sneak preview of what her upcoming summer vacation will be like in our house.
Keith: Unraveling social media
April 5, 2014 - 10:15pm
Along with the usual aches and pains, a sure sign that you’re getting older is when the trends of the day make absolutely no sense to you.
Keith: People say the darndest things
March 1, 2014 - 11:15pm
My wife and I recently started compiling a list of some of the questions and comments from people about our 2-year-old twins, Addison and Brody.
Keith: Optimism a challenge
February 1, 2014 - 11:15pm
My wife tells me I’m a world-class pessimist. And in truth, I’ll admit that I have a tendancy to overlook the silver lining at times.
Keith: Say ‘Merry Christmas’
December 7, 2013 - 11:15pm
Earlier this week, my daughter Jordan brought me this year’s letter to Santa Claus.
Keith: Karma comes around each year
November 2, 2013 - 10:14pm
The further I get into the trenches of parenthood, the more I believe in karma: the belief that whatever you do will later come back to bite you in the rear when you least expect it.
Keith: Parent trap impossible to avoid
August 3, 2013 - 10:15pm
Thanks to SpongeBob SquarePants, I recently reached a milestone as a parent. I turned into mine.
Keith: Toddlers train parents
June 23, 2013 - 2:55am
Recently, my wife Jenny made the comment that our 2-year-old twins, Addison and Brody, have a “well-trained” Daddy, which was news to me.
Keith: The best tests are the ones you never have to take
March 3, 2013 - 3:50am
During a visit to the doctor last week, I was solicited for advice on marriage from a young woman who works in the office.
Keith: Birthday gifts are win-lose
February 3, 2013 - 3:56am
On Thursday, my wife will be celebrating her 35th birthday, and, as always, I’m racking my brain trying to come up with the perfect gift.
Keith: Looking for Bigfoot in the ballerina-slipper aisle
December 2, 2012 - 3:55am
Last week, I went on my first Bigfoot hunt.