Monthly Archives: September 2013


For the last five weeks or so, I have been a stay-at-home parent. My wife was back to teaching, and I was left alone to care for our son and house until my PhD classes (and research/teaching assistantship) started last week. Here are a few of the things I discovered. Although I understand that the […]

My Son Will Never…

Use a rotary dial phone Listen to old-time radio sitcoms on cassette tape (unless I can sneak one past my wife) Have to pay $1.00 because he didn’t rewind a video tape Need to rewind the answering machine tape Have to wonder when his family is going to get an answering machine (for my family, […]