I feel like I've been giving 20 percent energy to every aspect of my life. I'm a distracted father, a sheepish entrepreneur, I've been reading the same book for six months now, and when I write, I let my fingers do the thinking.
Here are the most read Dadding Depressed articles of June 2018. Share your favorite!
She's asleep. Finally. Lindsey gets ready to go for a run. By herself. She needs the break. Isaiah cries. Shiloh stirs.
The Knowing Book by Rebecca Kai Dotlich and illustrated by Matthew Cordell is simply the best children's book I've read so far. I could leave it at that, but, for your sake, I won't.
I didn't watch Queer Eye For The Straight Guy in the early 2000's, but I've been binging on Netflix's reboot. And I think every man--gay, straight, or anywhere in between--should too. Why? Because you just should. Trust me. But if that doesn't do it for you, here are three great reasons.
Inspired by the new-again-dad British soccer player who voluntarily missed a World Cup match for the birth of his daughter, for today's Link Love, I wanted to feature celebrity dads who seem to be killing it. Here are five men who are managing fame, fortune, and family.
One day I realized I was short on money for the bills. I remembered there was a 50-dollar bill in my son’s piggy bank.
It was an important reminder that I somehow managed to reflect upon as I muttered the most miserable version of Old MacDonald in Isaiah's ear. On the other side of pain, discomfort, and conflict is, very often, healing.
The following links are the websites, blogs, and podcasts by some of my newest friends. I had the privilege to hang out with each of the creators a few weeks ago at a Dads' Conference. Please take a moment to check out what they're doing. It's good stuff.
I have those mornings sometimes. I wake up with the kids and put on an Academy Award-winning performance until they leave for school. As soon as my wife Lauren leaves to drive them though, all the adrenaline gets sapped out of me and I crawl back into bed.