A solid foundation makes for a happy home. How we treat our partners will influence how our children feel about their future relationships, and fostering healthy connections with our loved ones is a vital part of being a super dad. As I’ve

Ryan Taylor is a rad dad with a ton on his plate.  He owns a barber shop in Houston called East End Barber, is a musician, is an all around rad guy, husband, father and somehow still must find time for sleep

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“Routine and Flowers”

Modern Day Dads has always been a page about fathers, and one of the most common traps in parenting is falling into too much of a routine and forgetting to give yourself appropriately to areas that need it. I know it’s not

Everyday

“Find your best self”

One day our kids will leave our homes and never really return in the same way. Off to college, moving out, and on their own. One day they might be married with children and thinking to themselves, “you know what, Dad was

Many folks who know the name Stephen Christian know him from the popular band Anberlin, but I’ve been inspired by him and his music long before that.  As a teen he might have been one of the only sincere and positive voices

I have to remind myself often, especially because of the lifestyle I used to lead, that I’m constantly being watched by little eyes that are learning what to do, how to act and how to live. Not only am I setting and

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“A chance at redemption”

I remember someone once asked me what I’d like to see come from these posts and my answer was simple… “Just to show that being a good dad is cool.” Cooler than hitting the road, cooler than the bottle, cooler than bar

Everyday

“Breaking the curse ”

Many of us know exactly what curse Jay is talking about. Some of you are lucky enough to have had a dad that was a fantastic example for how you should raise your own kids. Unfortunately, many more have had to work

Guest Post by Jamil Ahsan Being a male, writing an article on the Mother-In-Law posed to be a challenge. When researching this, I found that discussion forums on the internet (most of them being marriage counseling services both church and professional based)

Getting or staying in shape can be a daunting task, even to someone with experience. When longevity is the goal and staying in shape is the aim, simplicity is key.  In a world that lives to sell you a new piece of

Someone sent me a comment saying “Taking your kids out of school is one of the worst things you can do for your children’s future. They need to be socialized and educated properly so that they can be prepared for future careers

I found Todd when I was looking for the person to thank for making some of the best coffee I have had in my life.  When I found his page I found out that he was an extremely active Dad and through

Vinnie and his drumming have been the backbone to so many bands that have helped shape and mold my musical tastes.  From the infamous Warzone…to the…well, to be honest, every single band he has been a part of has made classic hardcore

“Pub” has been a big supporter of the site from day one. He is an absolutely dedicated father and they type of guy that deserves all the recognition he can get. Deeply loyal to those he cares for, he’s not only a

Matt Henson is an all around stand up guy. With his Rad Dad Feature (http://www.moderndaydads.com/rad-dad-feature-matt-henson-of-noise/) as one of our most read articles, he’s maintained a great friendship with me and also has been a steady a contributor to many of our discussions