What It’s Like Growing Up In A Big Family

  1. You know how to eat fast. The first two kids who were done with dinner got second helpings. Everyone else had to settle for cereal.
  2. Buying everything — including shoes — from the thrift store
  3. Wearing hand-me-downs of hand-me-downs 10 years out of style
  4. Road trips in the family van where there were never enough seatbelts for humans
  5. All the kids sharing 1 bathroom — yeah, that makes perfect sense
  6. Mom and dad combining 2 or 3 or 4 names all into one when they…



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Husband and Dad. Enjoy running, cycling, cooking, and guitar.