dad Archives - Angela's Clues

Snow Day!

Like everyone these days, not only does this Dad’s plate overfloweth but I haven’t caught a glimpse of the plate in weeks! So when my girls had a snow day yesterday, the old man in me grumbled something about pushing much of my to do list to yet another...

What? You want to DATE my daughter?!

My oldest daughter turns 13 in five months The fact that she’s almost a teen has been staring me down for some time now. When I look at her baby picture on my desk..yup, almost there. When I see her talk to friends using my very own mannerisms..yup, almost...

How to be a Dad

Our daughter crawled into our bed last night with uncontrollable tears. Damn math! After years of practice, I’m pretty good at the pillow wedge (strategically placing a rolled up pillow between me & one of my kids to absorb an involuntary thrust of an elbow...

Is Your Babysitter a Thief?

Is Your Babysitter a Thief? As my daughter & I spun faster and faster on this metal, corkscrew-ish playground contraption, we chuckled at each others’ inability to control the speed nor eject ourselves from the ride. Our laughter erupted into uncontrollable...