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Failed Reconciliation

Failed Reconciliation

Our kids are in elementary school right now. They got to school just outside the city portion of the City of Ottawa. We live in a populated area wi...

Peach is not "the skin colour"

Peach is not "the skin colour"

I've been colouring a lot lately. It is something I took up because I want to use my creativity in new ways. And, more selfishly, it's a fun thing ...

My body

My body

I am currently going to weekly Weight Watchers meetings. This consists of me going to a weekly meeting, weighing in, and chatting with people about...

To parents raising kids who are distracted by women wearing bathing suits

To parents raising kids who are distracted by women wearing bathing suits

It is summer, a time when weather is generally hotter than it is at other times of year. In Ottawa, where I live, I know this to be true. When thin...

WHAT'S NEW & WHAT'S MISSING FROM THE NEW KEN DOLLS?

WHAT'S NEW & WHAT'S MISSING FROM THE NEW KEN DOLLS?

On June 20, Mattel announced the launch of some new Ken dolls to the existing Barbie Fashionista line. The new line is certainly more diverse than ...

Cut to the chase: every thought on my vasectomy

Cut to the chase: every thought on my vasectomy

Oh, hi, I like trying to remove taboos around things I don't think should be taboo to discuss. Welcome to my vasectomy chat. In a relationship with...

Men, your bodies are great and wonderful, I just wanted you to know

Men, your bodies are great and wonderful, I just wanted you to know

I just want to quickly say to all the dads and guys out there who struggle with the look of their own body that I see you and want to give you a hu...