This is Your Father Speaking

Dear Kids, There’s a lot of things I love about your generation. And at the top of the list is your incredible sense of social responsibility. I truly marvel at your ability to rally behind a cause, support someone in need, or just fearlessly speak your thoughts on how we can do a better job of taking care of our…

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Fatherhood: What to Expect

I recently was asked to “Hangout” (literally – more about that later), with my good buddies over at NYC Dads Group and their friend, Heidi Murkoff of the ever-popular What to Expect series. NYC Dads Group has an awesome relationship with Heidi and her team – and they invited me, along with other cool dads, to join in a Google+…

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I Smell a Winner!

Hopefully you saw my post last week about the fun project I did for Gain. Well, we now have a winner: Tania Escalon Simpson! I’ll drop you an email, Tania, and get all those fun Gain Original Scent prizes to you! To everyone who entered, thanks for joining in the fun! Be sure to head over to the Gain Facebook Page for more…

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The Case of the Deceivious Dogs: SOLVED

  Don’t let that innocent look on their faces fool you. Sure, they’ll come running to the back door when you arrive home. Tails wagging. They’ll follow you around like you’re the Pied Piper, and lay obediently by your feet when you settle down in your favorite overstuffed chair. It’s all a cover. A front. Behind those puppy licks are…

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Video: Storytelling

I’ve been wanting to start this series of videos for a long time. I hope you enjoy. And to my 3rd child, Drew…you’ll be in the next one! Happy Father’s Day to all of you dads….

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Talking Fatherhood with Doc Rivers

I had the pleasure of being a part of a panel interview recently – a Google + Hangout – with Boston Celtics’ head coach Doc Rivers and his son, Austin Rivers of the New Orleans Pelicans. Also on the panel was Mark Steines – you know, the guy who used to host Entertainment Tonight. Highlight for me? When Doc referred…

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Lessons in Fatherhood from our Troops

Lydia just had her first taste of ice cream. It was soft serve on a cone. And her young mom, my niece Anne, laughed knowing that her child’s future sweet tooth would thank her some day. One of many milestones in the life of this six-month-old. And yes, tasting ice cream for the first time is a milestone in my…

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A Gain Original Scent Give Away!

I know a good smell when I see, er, smell it. And Gain Original Scent has always been a good smell in my book. So when the nice folks at Gain asked me to test out a new product, Original Scent Fireworks, I was happy to open up my laundry room to them. Fireworks is an In-Wash Scent Booster –…

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VIDEO: How to UnBore Your Burger

Yup, I’m  Soy Vay® Ambassador! And they have not only provided me with Soy Vay® products, they’ve also compensated me to be part of the fun! But trust me, I never, ever write about something I don’t believe in! Here’s their Facebook Page! Here’s their Pinterest Link! Here’s their Twitter Page!  

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