May 9th, 2015

The Round Up: 5-8-2015

I share a lot of stuff all week long,  You may have missed the good stuff so here is a quick recap of my shares from the last week: 

March 16th, 2015

A Snowboarding #Dadventure

We finally got around to introducing our boys on the slopes.  Like many great adventures it was a happy little accident of sorts, but it has opened a new chapter of winter fun for our family. We live a few hours away from the Wisconsin Dells, where they have a ridiculous amount of indoor (and outdoor) [Read More…]

January 8th, 2015

#Dadventure: First NBA game

I benefit greatly from a spouse who goes a long way to make my “Dadventures” possible.  She encourages me to take time with our boys and often seeks out and suggests activities for me to do with them. This Dadventure falls squarely into that category.  It begins with a Christmas gift she gave me.  In [Read More…]

Sky Zone Dadventure

September 25th, 2014

Taking Dodgeball to the Next Level at the SkyZone

One of the things I like about my Dadventures is to experience new things with my boys.  Sometimes we exercise our minds on these adventures other times we exercise our bodies, and it was definitely a physical workout that we got on our recent trip to the Sky Zone.  This place is an indoor playground with wall-to-wall [Read More…]

February 7th, 2014

Dadventure2Go: The Art Museum

With the new year I have decided to launch a new feature called Dadventure2G0.  These are posts with a downloadable pdf to serve as a guide/aide to the adventure.  If you use them I’d love both feedback and examples of how you used them. So with no further ado I present the first Dadventure2Go. A [Read More…]

January 23rd, 2014

Anger Management

A few weeks ago I sat on my couch, with my boys, watching as the Chicago Bears let the NFC North Division Championship slip away.  At one point my youngest turned to me and said “Dad, you can swear if you want to…” I have been working on my swearing in front of the boys and [Read More…]

November 27th, 2013

Quickie: Mo’ Rap – #MovemberDads Rap “Thrift Shop” for Men’s Health

About a week ago a handful of the #MovemberDads and I contributed our mad rap skills to a video to  promote our Movember team: If you feel so inclined you can support us by donating a buck or two: DiaryDad: http;// #MovemberDads: