Extraordinary Birthday Entertainment For Young Children & Their Parents

With a daughter and son, age two and three, I’ve been to several toddler and kid birthday parties. And I have many more ahead of me, of course. Most are enjoyable though not extraordinary. However, I just attended one that was — a reptile birthday party.… Read the rest

Six Cheeseburgers And A Bacon Explosion

I just made a personal record for the most number of cheeseburgers consumed in a July 4 weekend: six.

July 4th Bacon ExplosionI’m serious. It wasn’t intentional, nor my fault. Serendipity played out — each day’s barbecue, starting on Friday of the long weekend and continuing through Monday, featured cheeseburgers as the main course.  While that’s bad — disgusting, really — C.C.… Read the rest

Oh Snip!

Our latest episode of Cast of Dads is hilarious as always, but it also is a public service announcement — for that topic most husbands, wives, moms and dads either confront or consider at some point: the vasectomy. With full honesty and humility, I learned more than ever about this sensitive, sometimes awkward subject during this discussion with the dads.… Read the rest

Happy Father’s Day

We recorded the Cast of Dads special Father’s Day episode early last week. It’s a hilarious discussion covering Father’s Day gifts, beer, Swedish moms, more beer, steaks and dry ice. Trust me, we’ve got something not only for dads, but moms, grandparents and anyone seeking a humorous, unvarnished slant on parenting and life.… Read the rest

The Sony Dash Is Not Your Father’s Alarm Clock (But You Can Win One For Him Right Here)

Just in time for Fathers Day…

My friends at Sony recently sent me a Dash Personal Internet Viewer. Don’t be fooled by the name. Some call it an alarm clock on steroids, but I think it’s defining a new category of “casual, passive Internet media consumption devices.” Following is my review of the Dash, and below that are details on a special Fathers Day Dash Giveaway.… Read the rest