Hello DadLife’ers. I stumbled onto something last night with my daughter and thought it might help. It’s one of those “aha” moments that I wish I had been doing for a long time but nevertheless, I’m glad I found out when I did. My family tends to do everything TOGETHER. We’re just tight like that. […]
Way to go Adam LaRoche! This is the #DadLife Story courtesy of CBS News – http://www.cbsnews.com/news/adam-laroche-leaves-chicago-white-sox-to-put-family-first/ Adam LaRoche loves baseball, but he says he loves his son more. The 36-year-old abruptly walked away from a $13 million contract with the Chicago White Sox Tuesday after Executive Vice President Ken Williams asked him to limit his son’s […]
Today’s #30DaysofDads Challenge…treat your spouse of significant other the way you would want your kids treated by theirs. Set the tone…be an example to your kids through your actions!
In light of the recent tragedy in Charleston, SC we’re submitting a new #30DaysOfDads Challenge today. “Talk to your children about race”. This is one of the most important topics we’ve ever covered and something we are passionate about with our kids. Racism is a LEARNED behavior…not something we are born with. Let’s commit as […]
Today’s #30DaysofDads Challenge…be aware and intentional about what you say and how you act in front of your kids. If you get the feeling that somebody’s always watching you…they are! Go get em…this is the #DadLife!
Today’s #30DaysOfDads Challenge…talk to your kids about setting goals. No matter what age your children are there’s never a bad time to talk about goal setting. Whether it’s planning for college, mapping out things they want to accomplish over the Summer break or Potty Training LOL…have a conversation about some realistic goals your kids want […]
Today’s #30DaysOfDads Challenge…leave work at work! We know most of you have had hard days in the trenches of work today. Before you walk through your door, take a deep breath and leave work where it belongs…at work. Try focusing on your kids, their day, their needs. If it were easy, everyone would be doing […]
Today’s #30DaysOfDads Challenge…Talk to your kids about being kind to others. Sounds like a no-brainer right. Always try to keep in mind that your kids (no matter what age) are taking cues from you. Make it a point to talk to your kids about looking for people that need an encouraging word or act. Your […]
Hey guys. Someone who I respect greatly and is a major Father figure in my life sent this article to me today. It was one of the most eye opening things I’ve ever read. I’m posting a bit of it below and the link for the full article. The subject really caught me by surprise […]
Today’s #30DaysOfDads challenge…do something out of the ordinary with your kids. Whether it’s ice cream for breakfast or going to a movie unannounced…just do something that your kids are surprised with. Create a memory where they say “Remember when we did this with Dad!” This is the #DadLife!