“Modern Day Dads Starter Pack”

Pretty accurate, except it’s missing the fact that I’m going bald, swear too much, eat pizza three nights a week, and pretend to lift weights for the ultimate #dadbod. Follow us on Instagram for more.

Well, we dipped our toes into the world of homeschooling… My biggest concern was how my daughter would be able to integrate back into traditional school if she wanted to in later years. Though my opinion of the “regular” school model is


“First off…”

First off: I normally don’t comment on current event, tabloid BS, but this grinded my gears. Women all over swooned for this douchebag, and here he is making us good men look bad by screwing around on Angelina Jolie. I don’t care


“Why we do what we do”

Sometimes the best reminders of why we do what we do…come from friends. Heavy quote from one of our earliest “rad dad feature” articles with David Amelotte. Follow us on Instagram for more.

Any man can be a father. It takes someone special to be a Dad. That’s one of the most realest sayings that I’ve ever heard. My own father got off easy. Occasional letters on a birthday, a set of dog tags, and

Jeremy Smith has been a long time friend, fan and supporter of the Modern Day Dads pages. He is a dedicated father, avid skateboarder and he works with adults with special needs in addition to caring for his kids. He is a


“What I’m Swinging”

Lots of folks have asked me WTF is that thing I swing around. Well, it’s one of my favorite exercise tools on earth: the steel mace. The following excerpt is from @onnitacademy : In the real world, loads are rarely ever perfectly

My daughter is on the phone with a boy from her class. I always thought that as she took those little steps to being more independent and showing interest in boys that I’d be a lot more pissed off about it all.

I don’t know what it is about fourth grade, but my daughter just isn’t looking forward to this year. I think it has something to do with the transition from going to school and having fun, and actually doing some work. Last

The Four Agreements is a powerful book that helped to transform my mindset and change my life in a very positive way. The inspiration behind this drawing is that it always helps to keep these on my mind. Feel free to print

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I have anticipated few features more than this one. When a friend of mine asked me a while back who is one person I wish I could do this interview with that I haven’t yet, I immediately blurted out “Jack Kelly of


“A Moment of Mindfulness”

I’ve heard that snakes represent #healing, #transformation, and life changes. It’s been said that the spirit of the snake is connected to life force, #primal #energy and #spiritual guidance. I’ve just always thought they were cool and despite a pretty healthy fear


“Taste Test Challenge”

Bored on a Friday night? Yeah, we were too. We played the "taste test challenge" where I blindfolded my daughter and made her guess which condiment she though I was giving her. She thought grape jelly was pickle relish and that ranch

Relatable Parent Moment #157. Pretending to poop so you can check your Instagram in peace. Follow us on Instagram for more.