Zoom kindergarten meetings, separation from family, and the anxiety our children experienced can be overcome if parents emphasize playing and socializing this summer. News broadcasts speak often about the overall anxiety we’ve experienced during Covid and often cite how children have felt the brunt of social restrictions. Some reports suggest a large percentage of children... Continue Reading →
WalMart.com, in anticipation of the Father's Day gift-giving season, has made Rookie Father available for purchase on their website. I'm excited to announce another retailer carrying Rookie Father - a Playbook for Men who are Brand New to Fatherhood. This represents one of the largest retailers in the country. I'm grateful for the efforts my... Continue Reading →
Larry Hagner hosted me on his Podcast, The Dad Edge, and we had a great discussion about marriage, raising kids, and fatherhood. Fatherhood comes in all shapes and sizes, and when you speak to someone who is an experienced interviewer and fellow author, the questions are direct and more importantly, honest. That was my take... Continue Reading →
Remember the phrase, “Winter is coming?” Covid infection rates are dropping rapidly, let’s plan to celebrate because… ‘SUMMER IS COMING!’ The New York Times reports a drop of 65% in covid infections as of today. Pause on that for a moment and consider the following perspective: If 2020 equated to the year of infection… And... Continue Reading →
I'm pleased to announce Rookie Father is available for purchase at major and local bookstores across the country. Familius Publishing released Rookie Father today and it is available for purchase at national retailers such as Target, Barnes & Noble, and Amazon. Local bookstores are stocking it as well, and websites such as Books-A-Million, IndieBound, and... Continue Reading →
The Author of Rookie Father shares an article he penned for Medium.com. Medium.com published an article I penned about fatherhood and how dads today have not been around this much since the dawn of the Industrial Era. I invite you to click on the link below or visual to enjoy the story. Cheers and wishing... Continue Reading →
A page for the forthcoming book, Rookie Father, launched today on Instagram. Photos, endorsements, and a host of other material will be shared on Instagram with fans and friends. We welcome you to follow and check out the latest developments and news that relates to Rookie Father: https://www.instagram.com/therookiefather/ To find retailers who are taking pre-orders... Continue Reading →
Lenore Skenazy, bestselling author, speaker and founder of Let Grow (a non-profit promoting childhood independence and resilience) endorses Rookie Father. It brings me great pleasure to share another endorsement for my forthcoming book, Rookie Father, by renowned author, Lenore Skenazy. Here is her complete endorsement, which is featured within the book’s details across online book... Continue Reading →
Rookie Father receives its first official endorsement from Lisa Sugarman, author of How to Raise Perfectly Imperfect Kids, and nationally-syndicated columnis
The publisher has made Rookie Father available for pre-orders across a number of respected online retailers. It brings me great pleasure to announce that Rookie Father, slated for release in January of 2022, is available for pre-order via the online retailers further below. In future posts we will share the endorsements Rookie Father has received... Continue Reading →
A year and a half after starting my blog, I reflect on the most popular stories and where it netted out - with a book deal.
In a world beset by impatient adults waiting for vaccines, a dad takes another stab as a gardener, despite having a gardening IQ on par with the vegetables themselves.