Smile Moment: Taking Out the Trash

Sometimes I experience or witness something that makes me smile to myself. There’s not really a place to mention it in person with people, so I thought about writing about these moments on my blog in a series entitled “Smile Moments.” On my way home from work yesterday I stopped by my Trinity’s campus toContinue reading “Smile Moment: Taking Out the Trash

Witnessing an Evening of Resentment

After an incredibly long and cold winter in Chicago, and the third snowiest on record, it finally warmed up enough to allow me to entertain the thought that spring is indeed coming. It was Pi day, March 14. My wife was still at work and had just called to tell me that she would beContinue reading “Witnessing an Evening of Resentment”

On Being a Dad

“Are you getting any sleep?” That is the question that seemingly every person I come in contact with asks. What do you think? We have a newborn at home who eats every two hours. No, no. I get it. I probably look like a walking zombie. It’s fine. I am just always amazed how everyoneContinue reading “On Being a Dad”