Infection Rates Dropping—Make 2022 The Year of The Summer Party

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 →

Media Tour Announced for Rookie Father

Over the next several weeks, I'll be interviewed and featured in 27 markets and roughly a dozen podcasts to talk about the mission behind the book, Rookie Father. I welcome any and all dads, new and experienced alike, to dial in and check out the latest on my new book, Rookie Father. It's a playbook... Continue Reading →

The Epic Chicken Roast

Nothing is more comforting than a perfectly roasted chicken. Cure the winter blues and (perhaps) Covid/Omicron too. I botched this dish half a dozen times before I got it right. And when you do, yes, it’s a buzzkill. Burnt skin, veggies that roast away to nothing, and when you try to truss a chicken AFTER... Continue Reading →

Authors of The Parent Compass Endorse Rookie Father

Authors of the bestselling book, The Parent Compass, endorse Rookie Father. I'm pleased to share an endorsement provided by Cynthia C. Muchnick (M.A.) and Jenn Curtis (M.S.W.), co-authors of The Parent Compass: Navigating Your Teen's Wellness and Academic Journey in Today's Competitive World. Their 5-star rated and bestselling work has garnered critical acclaim from industry... Continue Reading →

Rookie Father – Available For Purchase

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 ‘Playbook’ Approach – Rookie Father’s Subtitle and What it Means

There’s a simple reason why Rookie Father was written as a ‘Playbook.’ What it means and the mission to provide advice that's actionable for new dads. Self-help books could use some ‘help’ themselves, in my humble opinion. Speaking as an author who has yet to claim ANY sales regarding my forthcoming book, Rookie Father, I... Continue Reading →

When Your Friends Get Covid, Cook for Them

A home-cooked meal lifts the spirits of those diagnosed with Covid. Your friends are worth it. When you have a band rehearsal on the books, and your lead guitarist gets diagnosed with Covid, you damn well better do something about it. Lead guitarists are hard to come by – good ones that is – since... Continue Reading →

Author of The Family Edge Endorses Rookie Father

Gibb Dyer (PhD, MIT), Academic Director of the Ballard Center in the Marriott School of Business, provides his stamp of approval for the forthcoming book, Rookie Father. I'm pleased to share Gibb Dyer's endorsement for my forthcoming work, Rookie Father, which goes on sale February 1st. The work will be released nationally by Familius Publishing.... Continue Reading →

Virtual Book Event – Word Bookstore, Jersey City NJ and Rookie Father

I'm pleased to announce the first speaking engagement about my forthcoming book, Rookie Father, Which goes on sale February 1st. Word Bookstore in Jersey City, New Jersey, will be hosting a virtual event for me, readers, and fathers alike. I'll be sharing ideas and chapters from the book, taking questions, and I look forward to... Continue Reading →

Book Signing Event: Frenchtown Bookshop, March 6th

I’m excited to announce I’ll be speaking and signing copies of Rookie Father in March of this year. I invite you to check out Frenchtown Bookshop and event details can be found here. The event is scheduled for March 6th @ 6:00 PM, and on Facebook, I invite you to check out the event announcement and pre-order the... Continue Reading →

Julia Child’s Beef Bourguignon – Splendid Perfection

Without question, this is the single best beef dish I have ever made in my life. You have to hand it to the French. Their culinary contributions are on par with America’s moon landing. The cooking methods they introduced to the world moved the human race forward in a positive direction. I took pleasure last... Continue Reading →

Medium.com Article – 160+ Years Since Fathers Enjoyed so Much Family Time

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 →

Rookie Father Launches on Instagram

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 →

Your Family and the First Post-Pandemic Holiday Season—Suggestions

We’re diving straight into the holidays season for the first time in two years. Despite the love you share with your family, stress represents the number one side effect—some suggestions on how to manage gatherings that will make it easier on everyone. This week may represent the first time you’ve hosted a formal holiday since... Continue Reading →

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