Parenting can be rewarding and one of the most amazing roles in a person’s life, but there’s no denying that it’s also a lot of work for, some days, little to no reward. The one thing that helps us through it when we’re having one of those days is the fact that we know we’re not in it alone.
He explains on his website that he got the idea after he found himself constantly leaving reminders in black Sharpie for his ex-wife, and it grew from there.
“As a joke (because I’ve never taken anything in life seriously), I wrote down even the simplest of tasks and pinned it to my bulletin board.”
“The notes immediately struck a nerve with readers…It’s parenting advice from a single father that’s real, honest, and most importantly, it’s funny.”
Parents everywhere are tuning in and loving his notes, and I’ve gotta say, I hope he keeps it up.
Some days, funny Internet posts and coffee are all that’s getting me through the day.