I Still Do: When Wedding Vows Are Tested

I Still Do: When Wedding Vows Are Tested

I’m going to admit something that is actually really embarrassing for me. Here it comes….I’m being brave. I said the “D” word. Actually, if I’m being honest, I’ve said the “D” word at least a handful of times (if not more) during heated arguments throughout the course...
#87: Sophia from Veggies Don’t Bite

#87: Sophia from Veggies Don’t Bite

Sophia from Veggies Don't Bite! http://traffic.libsyn.com/realirondad/87__Sophia_from_Veggies_Dont_Bite.mp3 What You Will Learn In This Episode: Sophia’s journey to a plant-based diet started when her husband had less than desirable test results on his...
Quick Tips For Back To School Bargains

Quick Tips For Back To School Bargains

Believe it or not parents, you have to start thinking about your back-to-school purchases! It seems like just yesterday we were working hard to schedule the summer activities for our little boogers, and now it’s almost time to meet the teacher again! Time is flying...
When You Can’t Win ‘Em All

When You Can’t Win ‘Em All

We all know that Cam Newton lost the big game on Sunday, February 7, 2016. Everyone is really upset with how he reacted in the press conference and calling him a sore loser. While I don’t have any allegiance to the Panthers or to Cam Newton, I propose the following...
Love Is Black and White To Me

Love Is Black and White To Me

Hi everyone. A little different tone today. My son is adopted and happens to be black. With everything going on in the world right now, I thought it would be appropriate for me to share a few thoughts. I have chosen to do so in a poem of sorts. I know the structure...
Elf On The Shelf Ideas Gone Wrong: The Dad Fail

Elf On The Shelf Ideas Gone Wrong: The Dad Fail

The time had finally come to release the elves from their slumber. I was so excited. I thought to myself “perhaps I should lock the door.” But it was a silly thought as both kids had been down for two hours by now and they were definitely in a deep sleep. Right? I...
I Only Workout Two Days A Week

I Only Workout Two Days A Week

When I first started thinking about getting back to work after my flare with ulcerative colitis, there were a lot of things to consider. You see, I am in an extremely active line of work. I play Dory in Finding Nemo: The Musical at Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park....
#46: Why Bribing Your Kids Really Works

#46: Why Bribing Your Kids Really Works

*special note – we have rebranded for 2016 as Lean Green DAD! Thanks for visiting. Same great content, just a different name! This is one of our podcasts under our old name. Enjoy! How To Properly Incentivize And Educate Your Kids For Amazing Results!...
The Evolution of the Dad!

The Evolution of the Dad!

Post shared by permission from original publisher. Illustration and post originally published by Julissa Arangure-Garcia from Shari’s Berries Remember how corny you thought Dad was when you were a kid (and maybe still do)? And how you vowed you’d grow up...