Father of twins plus one! I'm back after taking a 5 year break from blogging.

Nispiros Portal - A Dads Diary


Living With Gout

Last week while I was on a business trip I woke up in the middle of the night we a gout attack. I had no idea...

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Our Garden

I really wish I took pictures of what our garden looked like before we did our project clean up. It was pretty bad. For more than...


Tovala Meal Unboxing

Last week I picked up a new gadget, the Tovala Oven. Since I’ve had it I’ve made baked salmon, toasted bread, and heated a ready made...


Home Changes Due to COVID

Since the start of the COVID pandemic we’ve had to make lifestyle changes to better deal with staying at home orders. I think everyone and their...


Microsoft Duo Review

For those of you that know me, know that I love gadgets. When it comes to phones, I always try to have the latest and greatest....


Wrapping Up 2020

It’s been quiet a year. There’s a lot that does not need to be said. I’m glad it’s hours away of being over and I look...

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Working Around COVID-19

Today is Thanksgiving 2020 and it’s a good time for us to reflect on our blessing this year. While we have been following all the CDC...


Cooking During COVID-19

While sheltering in-place, there is one thing that is for certain, cooking as become a priority. Prior to COVID-19, we really only had to worry about...


Furlough Due to Coronavirus

Well, I sorta didn’t know that it could happen to me, but it did. With our state in ‘shelter at home’ and countries on lock down,...