Our Second Blessed Event Is Gonna Kick My Ass

by doodaddy on June 27, 2008

I posted over at GNM today about our forthcoming baby, and what that means to me as a stay-at-home dad:

Working Mom and I are expecting our second baby girl in November! By New Year’s Eve, I’ll be a stay-at-home dad to two girls under 3.

I’m so screwed.

I feel completely competent as a stay-at-home parent, sometimes. (Some rare and brief times, but some times all the same.) Last Wednesday, for example, I was lifting a tribe of toddlers, my two-year old Boobaby included, up to the playground high bar intended for teenagers, then letting them fall and catching them just before they landed in a heap of broken legs and collarbones. Scream, giggle, repeat. And — no injuries! After two years, I told myself, I’ve got this dad thing down

It gets bad from there. To read the rest of the post at GNM Parents, click here!

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{ 3 comments… read them below or add one }

Annie June 28, 2008 at 12:11 am

Congrats on another girl!

You will be just fine – Mine are 3.5 and 1.5 now and I’m so over that tearing your hair out stage lol! It’s all good 🙂


doodaddy June 30, 2008 at 12:04 am

Ooooh… I can hardly wait.

Of course, that means you’ll have two teenagers for 7 years or something. Ha!

But then, so will I. Ach!



Debbie June 30, 2008 at 9:12 am

You will be fine – after the brief adjustment of realizing that there is no more “you time” to get things done!!!!
So excited for you! Hope mom is feeling great!


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