Author Archives: Money

Never thought I’d say this

  Growing up, my dad was the worst nag ever! Go turn the basement light off.  Are you watching that TV?  Then turn in off.  Do you need the water running when your brushing your teeth?  Do you need the … Continue reading

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When to let go?

  So,  I find a box of old letters from ex girlfriends from over 10 years ago.  Why do I keep them?  I don’t know…I can’t throw them away…Can I? They don’t mean anything to me now except memories of a … Continue reading

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Is it to late to say I’m sorry?

MOM,   It never dawned on me until I was in the shower the other night thinking to myself “Bailey will never understand the amount of love Nicole and I have for him until he has a child of his … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, age, anger, behavior, childhood, choices, differences, emotions, fears, feelings, forgivness, getting along, growing up, hurt feelings, i love you, kids, life, life lessons, love, memories, mom, pain, parent's, people, regret, relationships, saying sorry, son's, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Kids Korner

How many steps are in your house?

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Kids Korner

How many windows are in your house?

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The kid next door

So, every one has one. The kid next door who always finds trouble. Gets you to do things you wouldn’t do with out his help. Not necessarily the “bad” kid, but someone you just get into trouble with. Why? Who … Continue reading

Posted in anger, behavior, childhood, children, choices, disappointment, emotions, fears, feelings, friends, growing up, habits, humiliate, humiliation, kids, life, life lessons, neighbors, parenting, people, son's, thoughts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

7 year itch

Just when I thought it was over, I heard the news I’d been dying to hear but never thought I would. It’s no secret Nicole and I had problems in the past. I think we both reached a point in … Continue reading

Posted in adulthood, change, choices, communicating, drinking, emotions, fears, feelings, getting drunk, growing up, habits, hurt feelings, husbands, jealousy, life, life lessons, lifestyles, love, marriage, partying, people, playing around, problems, relationships, thoughts, Uncategorized, wives | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

That time of year

Here it is. The fourth of July tournament. The time of the year when softball gets stepped up notch. Another tournament we should win hands down, but will we? I got my brand new cleats from mom (awesome) and I’m … Continue reading

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Some pics from home

     

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By the time you read this

Bailey Donald. By the time you read this you will have started to really grow into a man. This is my second letter to you. 2008 buddy, we finally got a computer (thanks mom,grandma) and this can be typed, printed … Continue reading

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What the……

This is my third year playing softball with same group of guy’s. Awesome guy’s. It’s probably the main reason we’re still in MN, other than family. Anyway, three years of blood, sweat and beers tears. We are a better than average … Continue reading

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American dream

I think about this quite often. I don’t know why. What is your American dream? Is it baseball and apple pie? Freedom to do what we want or the right to bitch when something doesn’t go our way? To me … Continue reading

Posted in aging, childhood, children, choices, death, dreams, emotions, family, Father's, fears, feelings, freedoms, games, home, housework, husbands, jobs, kids, life, lifestyles, love, marriage, memory, mom, money, parent's, people, pre teens, relationships, responsibility, smell, teenagers, thoughts, wives, work, working | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

I’m only seventeen

The first time I read this story was thirteen years ago. I was eighteen at the time and living with my grandpa. I came up from my room one morning to find the newspaper opened up to this story, like someone … Continue reading

Posted in accidents, cars, children, choices, death, dreams, driving, emotions, family, Father's, fears, feelings, kids, parent's, people, relationships, rules, teenagers, thoughts, Uncategorized, worry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

What’s wrong with Jason?

I am getting so sick and tired of hearing people say what’s wrong with Jason.  Nothing dammit!  Just like my last post says leave me alone.  I’m also getting sick of people in glass house’s throwing stones.  I’ve come to … Continue reading

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Leave me alone

Seat belts to helmets, fast food to cigarettes, who decides what’s safe for me.  I’m 31 years old and I think I’ve reached a point in my life in where I know what is good for me and what isn’t.  I … Continue reading

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I had a son for this

Midnight gas station runs for pickles to keep a 8 month pregnant mom to be happy. Taking out loans for diapers and formula. Losing the freedom to go anywhere without a sitter. Waking up to a complete mess in the … Continue reading

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Eight years old again

Sitting at the practice field last night brings back a lot of memories. Getting the call from the coach saying what team your on, getting a brand new jersey and strapping on the spikes. I remember riding my bike up … Continue reading

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My best friend’s gay

No he’s not but what if he was?  After year’s of thick and thin, good and bad would it bother me?  Of course not.  Imagine all the years of brotherhood, friendship and all the time’s I’ve said “that’s gay.”  How … Continue reading

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Better to have loved and lost…

“It’s better to have loved and lost, then to never have loved at all.”  Yeah right!!!!  Who the hell wrote that?  I have loved so many things in my life the but the only thing I could not live without is my … Continue reading

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Sex Drugs and Rock and Roll

At what age do we talk to our kids about sex and drugs?  After or before they hear or learn about it at school or hear about it the wrong way from their friends?  It’s all over T.V. and video … Continue reading

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My apologies

I’ve bee gone so long.  Sorry.  I just got a promotion at work and am so busy trying to prove myself.  Over ten years driving trucks and I got pulled into the warehouse to learn how to manage it.   Huge … Continue reading

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Grandma

What makes an 8 year old boy be so excited to get all dressed up for a Sunday at the movie’s?  Who is the only person to send candy and special presents in the mail for no reason?  Who is the only … Continue reading

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