Thought Catalog: 14 Lessons From Mom…

I’m proud to be a featured Parenting Contributor on Thought Catalog. If you haven’t heard of Thought Catalog, it’s “one part diary, one part humor, one part intellectual musings, one part sentimentalism, one part pop culture, one part experimentalism. It is a mixed bag of content from many different voices, from writers who have been published by the likes of Slate,…

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Thought Catalog: Why I Love Having a Daughter…

I’m proud to be a featured Parenting Contributor on Thought Catalog. If you haven’t heard of Thought Catalog, it’s “one part diary, one part humor, one part intellectual musings, one part sentimentalism, one part pop culture, one part experimentalism. It is a mixed bag of content from many different voices, from writers who have been published by the likes of Slate,…

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Thought Catalog: …On Being a Dad

I’m proud to be a featured Parenting Contributor on Thought Catalog. If you haven’t heard of Thought Catalog, it’s “one part diary, one part humor, one part intellectual musings, one part sentimentalism, one part pop culture, one part experimentalism. It is a mixed bag of content from many different voices, from writers who have been published by the likes of…

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Make This a GREAT Mother’s Day: Ideas for Dads and Kids!

Check back in a couple days for details from my television segments!      

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“Dad Decisions” – A Timeout with Indiana Pacers Coach Frank Vogel

Coaches are one of my favorite go-to resources for fathering advice. So when I recently saw Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel in a Dove Men+Care commercial featuring basketball decision makers, I reached out to him for some more dad decisions and wisdom.   And what’s coach Vogel think about other decisions?

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To The Girl Who’s Had Me Gasping for 22 Years…

In honor of my daughter’s 22nd birthday today, I’m reposting a story I wrote a few years ago in an attempt to capture who this child is to me. I’m happy to report, a few years later, she still has me gasping. In a good way.  * I’m a world-class gasper. And for that, you can thank my daughter. My…

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DIY Amazing Race for Kids! CBS Atlanta

  You can click on the above photo to see the segment. Or you can click here. And for all the details on how to make your own DIY Amazing Race, click here. Enjoy!

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What Does a Mouthful of Teeth Feel Like?

This is for all of you who have had that dream where your teeth fall out. I was brushing my teeth this morning with my nifty electric toothbrush. Thinking about all the work I had to do. Thinking about how happy I was to be done with the flu that’s kept residence in my body the last few days. Just…

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Bums the Word, Dad!

You’ve come a long way, baby. And when I say “baby” – I mean dad. Yup. Pops, you’ve come a long, long way. You’ve shattered stereotypes that portray you as a deer in headlights when it comes to domestic issues; You’ve proved your capabilities as a strong and nurturing caregiver. Heck, in many homes you are the primary caregiver; You’ve…

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My Virgin Viva Las Vegas Experience

Let’s just say I’ve had the flu the last few days. But before the flu came four fantastic days in Las Vegas. My first Vegas visit. I know. Weird. And I’m guessing there’s a correlation between my health and Vegas. But it was well worth it. A week ago today I was starting day one with a diverse group of…

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