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Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // The Buck Stops Here
I’m about as responsible a guy as they come. In fact, I’m so responsible that it’s almost a flaw. A chink in my armor, if...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Bigfoot
It shouldn’t be this hard, but Valentine’s Day gets tougher for me with each passing year. It’s not because of my wife, for she is...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Blown Away
Sometimes I think my wife and I have nothing in common. But we are the epitome of “opposites attract.” That’s probably what makes our marriage...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // In A World …
Cue deep male voice: “In a world of intelligent, rich and sexy men, only one stands out from the pack. He’s nothing like that. He’s...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Church and State
Why on earth are the major NFL games and bowls played on Sundays? It’s a conundrum for me as our family goes to church on...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Cosmetic Dad
While I won’t outright admit it, I think it can be proven that I will do nearly anything for our 16-year-old daughter. It helps that...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Happy New Year 1999
One of the best things to happen at the end of 2013 and the beginning of 2014 was that our 24-year-old son came home and...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Aloha, Kimo
What more can be said about a man everyone loved and respected? That man was Kimo Akane, and it seems we can’t say enough. Kimo...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Blurred Lines
I’m writing this in what I call the Twilight Zone period of the holidays. It’s after Christmas but before New Year’s. Kind of sad that...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // 20/20 Vision
As one of my favorite Karen Carpenter Christmas songs goes, “Greeting cards have all been sent …” But not in the Nagasawa house. Not a...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // ’Twas The Night Before Shopping
Twas the night before shopping, and all through our house No one was sleeping because of my spouse; The ad circulars were hung on the...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Money Grows On Trees
Our Christmas tree-buying experience is always a big deal because the Nagasawa Christmas tree is “rooted” in the history of my married life. I’ve told...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Breakfast Of Champions
I have a confession to make. I have some bad habits. While I have drastically changed my eating traits over the past three years, at...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // The Pen Is Mightier
It must be just my house, but the women in my family, namely my wife and 16-year-old daughter, have not grasped the concept of pen...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Brake Wind
A family tradition that we’ve maintained since I was a kid is that on certain holidays we will pay our respects to beloved family members...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Of Good Cheer
I believe my wife and I are like most parents with kids – our lives revolve around them. We really wouldn’t have it any other...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Howl-O-Ween
In the Nagasawa household, Christmas is by far our favorite holiday of the year. But if there’s a second place, I think I’d have to...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // I’m Getting Divorced
No, not from my beautiful wife of 25 years – I’m separating myself from my usual column in order to bring you an important message...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Breaking Bad
One of the things I am most proud of is our kids and how they’ve done in school. Our 24-year-old son just started graduate school...

Ron Nagasawa
What's Next // Spooked Out
Editor’s note: Ron Nagasawa is on vacation. This column was originally published Oct. 14, 2010. As we count down to Halloween in the Nagasawa house,...

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