The Rookie Dad

The Rookie Dad is father of 1, husband, PBS Producer, runner, and co-founder of Dads Round Table and a Contributor to Traveling Dad and Good Men Project Read More ..
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What My Son Can Learn From The 2014 World Series

I was a naysayer of the Kansas City Royals during the entire post-season, even during the 2014 World Series.  Being from Kansas City it was hard to announce my prediction that the San Francisco Giants would win it in 5.  Obviously…

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It’s Not A Love Destination but One You Love

Coors Field in Denver, Colorado It is so easy when you are planning a vacation, to get tunnel vision and remember the spot that you have been to before. You feel in love the moment you started…

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Being Superdad

I tend to shy away from writing about my family.  It has gotten me into hot water before and I since then, I try to not muddy the waters.  But this past weekend I saw something from a family member…

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What The Future Holds

Image Courtesy of Tiny Buddha I sit here writing this wondering, what does the future hold.  No, not about my family, or if the Kansas City Royals will win the World Series or not.  I wonder…

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Fitting in Exercise as a Parent

Being a parent we live busy lives.  Many of us are trying to juggle our own schedules and also the schedule of our children, which seem to be about as busy as ours.  Finding an extra minute is nearly impossible.   …

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Why I Choose To Be A Healthy Dad

Four years ago the doctors were wondering how I was even able to walk into their office.  They had never seen someone with numbers as high as mine.  They wondered how I was even able to function.  I asked myself…

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