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The Last Thing They Needed
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The Last Thing They Needed

“The last thing any suburban middle class child needs is another stuffed animal.” — Me Meet our two new stuffed animals, Jenny Dee and Onion. That’s right, Onion…in a cowboy hat. What? I’m weak, don’t judge. I’ve been traveling a lot over the course of the past few months, far […]

Racing A Toyota Sienna and Learning Things I Already Knew
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Racing A Toyota Sienna and Learning Things I Already Knew

There’s no logical explanation for the opportunities I’ve been granted over the past 18-24 months. This crazy dad blog/social media/photography life has taken me to some superb places and along the way I’ve met some even more superb people while doing, frankly, some ridiculously rad things (like racing a Toyota […]

Fathers and Sons on the Blue Side of Liverpool
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Fathers and Sons on the Blue Side of Liverpool

More so at the neighborhood shed in the portion of Liverpool painted blue than at the stadium on the baby blue side of Manchester 45 minutes away, big time football is an intimate family affair. Like a hankering for meat pies and a distaste for the cherry red side of […]

A Day (And Night) In The Life of A Legendary Dad
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A Day (And Night) In The Life of A Legendary Dad

Disclosure: I have partnered with Life of Dad and Old Spice for this promotion. Jason Green, oh I’m sorry, I mean THE Jason Greene, fancies himself legendary and in need of Old Spice because he thinks he has it rough during the day, with all the homeschooling and new baby […]

From Disparate Childhoods to a Dynamite Marriage
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From Disparate Childhoods to a Dynamite Marriage

From a purely geographical standpoint, my wife and I grew up in the same world. Although we didn’t know it at the time, we were exactly 26.2 miles from each other as kids. In every other category not measurable by running a marathon, however, our childhoods were worlds apart. For […]

How To Turn Your Kid Into A Leader
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How To Turn Your Kid Into A Leader

You may be the most hardcore of Disney aficionados but you probably don’t know about the Disney Dreamers Academy. The annual event brings together one hundred high school academic superstars and a gaggle of celebrities and inspirational speakers with the intention of propelling those fortunate young people into life like […]

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The Kia Classic and A Cruel Twist of Golf Fate

This golf story needed a rewrite before the first sentence had been put down because even with the most radiant light there are shadows. Mine was a childhood spent in Payne Stewart style knickers (possibly the origin point of the Bogle cuff) walking upwind to avoid the long tail of […]

Watch This: The Que Pastas “Helen’s Song” Music Video
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Watch This: The Que Pastas “Helen’s Song” Music Video

I’ve previously written about the sweet, sentimental greatness of certain musically-inclined papa’s singing about their children. Most notably, see Mr. Whirly’s “Mooshpie” music video. It’s a ditty I called the best parenting song ever. Here’s another lovely parenting song and music video from The Que Pastas. “Helen’s Song” is a […]

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