Blogging as a Hobby

I often find myself at a loss for words when someone asks me what my hobbies are. You know, you’re meeting some friends of a friend and you’re at a bar and someone’s like “So what do you like to do outside of work?” Ugh… My go to hobby usually includes music, you know, like listening to music. No actually, I’ll say music with the intention that the person knows or can figure out that I like to play the piano. The thing is I touch the piano today just about as much as I touch a fresh kale salad. I’m sorry, but I do not have an ongoing moonlighting piano gig every Thursday night. Although I have to admit, that sounds awesome to me right now. Honestly though, beyond music, it’s pretty much just me being a dad, and of course, work. Those aren’t hobbies. So I have to ask myself, “do I need to find a hobby?”

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Our Disney Cruise (Copenhagen)

Earlier this summer, Andrea, the boys and I ventured off to Europe with my family for a cruise through the Scandinavian waterways. Departing from Copenhagen, we hit a few ports in Norway, sailed up to Reykjavik and Akureri, Iceland, came back down to Kirkwall, Scotland and finished up in Dover, England. Along the way, we made ourselves right at home onboard the Disney Magic.

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