Why a Successful Marriage Cannot Be 50-50

When Kayla and I got engaged, one of the most important things for both of us was that we go through pre-marital counseling with a pastor at our church. Wanting to build a relationship with faith as the foundation, we both valued the time we spent and work we did through that counseling. Our amazing […]

How Do I Know If I'm Successful As A Dad?

How Do I Actually Know If I’m Successful As A Dad?

Every dad is different, every situation is unique, and every child is an individual with a different personality. So, how do we measure our success as a dad? Parenting is not one-size-fits-all; what works for one child may be a completely ineffective approach for another, even within the same family. This makes it difficult to […]

How Do I Know If I'm Successful As A Dad?

What Happens Now? Preparing for Life as a Twin Parent

SHUT UP.  Those were the words out of my beautiful wife’s mouth after the ultrasound technician informed us that there was a second baby. We were both stunned. Seconds after telling us “there is your healthy baby,” she said: “…and there is your second healthy baby!” With Kayla being a twin and both of us […]

How Do I Know If I'm Successful As A Dad?