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Rad Dad Feature: Jeremy Payne

By On May 20, 2015

I have followed Jeremy Payne on Instagram for quite sometime. He has been a constant source of inspiration as he is a dedicated weightlifter (amongst other things) as well as a very… Read More

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The Essence of Freedom

By On May 19, 2015

I recently saw that one of the local kids from my skate park got suspended from school for not giving up his skateboard. It’s funny to note that not a lot has… Read More

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The Defective Child: Guest Post by Jarrod Norris

By On May 18, 2015

The Defective Child Guest Post by Jarrod Norris Having a child is kind of a big deal. I know I’m stating the obvious here, but it is life altering. As a man,… Read More

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Children Learn More From What You Are Printable (pdf)

By On May 18, 2015

Children learn more from what you are than what you teach. Download full size image here: childrenlearn.pdf Instructions for saving/printing: Click the pdf and save it to your computer. From there, you… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: MURS

By On May 13, 2015

I first had heard of Murs back in high school when I sent some “well concealed cash” in an envelope to a random address for a hip-hop mix tape. The tape came… Read More

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Entertainment

Book Review: The Instruction Manual for Kids; Parent’s Edition

By On May 12, 2015

Parenting doesn’t come with an instruction manual. If it did it would probably have been written by some yuppie that’s just trying to make a book out of your frustrations. I am… Read More

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Parents Are Beacons Printable (pdf)

By On May 11, 2015

Parents are beacons that guide kids home. Download full size image here: parentsarebeacons.pdf Instructions for saving/printing: Click the pdf and save it to your computer. From there, you should be able to… Read More

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Happy Mother’s Day – Best Mom Ever Printable (pdf)

By On May 8, 2015

Happy Mother’s Day – Best Mom Ever Download full size image here: mothersday.pdf Instructions for saving/printing: Click the pdf and save it to your computer. From there, you should be able to… Read More

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Death Before Decaf Printable (pdf)

By On May 8, 2015

Death Before Decaf. Download full size image here: deathbeforedecaf.pdf Instructions for saving/printing: Click the pdf and save it to your computer. From there, you should be able to print in your preferred… Read More

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Rad Dad Feature: Brian Fair

By On May 6, 2015

Brian Fair needs no introduction as far as I am concerned. The energetic, dreadlocked singer of such bands as Shadow’s Fall, Overcast, Death Ray Vision and Downpour, has been known to push… Read More

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Everyday

Should parents apologize when they are wrong?

By On May 5, 2015

All of us are wrong some of the time. Still, many of us have the opinion that we are always right. Though we can be right some of the time, no one… Read More

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Trust Your Children Printable (pdf)

By On May 4, 2015

Trust your children to spread their wings and fly… Download full size image here: trustyourchildren.pdf Instructions for saving/printing: Click the pdf and save it to your computer. From there, you should be… Read More

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Being Tough Printable (pdf)

By On May 4, 2015

I used to think being tough was cool, ’til I had kids. Download full size image here: beingtough.pdf Instructions for saving/printing: Click the pdf and save it to your computer. From there,… Read More

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Teaching children acceptance amidst a tabloid driven world

By On May 1, 2015

Now that my child is old enough to start questioning the world around her, it makes for some very interesting conversations. A commercial on TV, a glimpse of the news when she… Read More