We procrastinate because of bad moods

“Procrastination isn’t a unique character flaw or a mysterious curse on your ability to manage time, but a way of coping with challenging emotions and negative moods induced by certain tasks — boredom, anxiety, insecurity, frustration, resentment, self-doubt and beyond.”

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nytimes.com

Valentine’s Day: To buy or not to buy, let Huckberry guide you

I never cared about Valentine’s Day that much. And neither does my wife. Or so she makes me believe… The tradition of celebrating romance on February 14th, comes to us from Roman times. And has its roots in the festival of Lupercalia, a fertility celebration. So no, it’s not invented by Hallmark. And that makes me care a little more. We …

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Every man needs an apron

In this blog post they are not talking about your “Kiss the cook” apron you wear during your weekly BBQ in the summer. No, let’s take a real view at the apron, and look how it can make you look smart and keep you clean. In a nutshell, these are the main advantages of wearing an …

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Let’s talk Parenting Taboos

Becoming a father changes your life. People will say it’s the best thing that will happen to you. And I’m not here to tell you otherwise. But there are some taboos that you can’t talk about. In this TED talk from 2010, Rufus Griscom and Alisa Volkman talk about some of these taboos. Let me run through these 4 taboos based on my own experience.

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How to Entertain Your Toddler Without Using a Smartphone

I remember from when I was a kid, we used to play a game at a restaurant. The object of the game was to have everyone at the table ask one question at a time, and let them guess what or whoever you had in mind. I always loved playing this game, as it made the time …

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Dads Bathing With Their Kids

As a father I really don’t see a problem here either. Maybe our society is getting over protected and sees offenders everywhere now. So, I guess I’m taking a stand here too…

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New Dad Survival Guide

Most of us are going to be a dad some day. So you better be prepared. But in my experience most of it comes naturally if you are holding your new born child.

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