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Najwa Gaines is Fatty Mama
By David Gaines On Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

My Advice To “Fatty Mama” About Bullies

When Dr. Anderson said it’s better to overfeed than underfeed an infant, well, it freed us from the anxiety of asking ourselves if we were feeding Najwa too much. So, we fed her. Sure, she has chunky More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

What I’ll Miss Most From Our Pregnancy

In Kenya snow is about as foreign as ugali is in America. And coming from the south [“This one’s for North Carolina! C’mon and raise up…”] an inch of of snow shuts the city More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, November 24th, 2007

Thanksgiving in Charleston SC

My mom and I rolled down to Charleston, SC, to hang out with my brother and his family. It had been a minute since I’ve seen him, and may be the last time for a minute since it’s looking like More...

By David Gaines On Friday, May 5th, 2006

Another Gaines Men Reunion — Flagstaff, AZ

It’s been years, many, many year, since my dad, brother and I stood together. Unless a moment slipped my mind, the last time was in Houston for my brother’s Kuk Sool Martial Arts Tournament sometime More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, June 11th, 2005

Yet Another One-Way Road Trip

And just like that, I’m on the road again. I guess there comes a time in everyone’s life when they have to reflect on where they are in the present and where they want to be in the future. My More...

By David Gaines On Monday, March 22nd, 1999


Time is something I’ve always said was precious, but I’ve also mentioned that it’s my worse enemy. The more of it we use, the more important it is for us to remember the time already spent. More...