Parenting

“You want to save your son?”

It was one of those desperate and impossible moments that as a dad, I've hoped my entire life to never find myself in...

“OH COME ON! THAT’S THE LAST THING WE NEED RIGHT NOW!”

What was quickly becoming one of the hardest nights I've ever had as a parent took a course all its own after these words were involuntarily shouted by my kid.

Dear Noah, My Son, Now That You’re Eight

All the sudden Noah is eight years old. What the. How the. Who the. When the. Where the heck did the time go?! Haha. This is a poem I wrote him on his birthday.

Down to the Last Desperate Penny

The story of when everything had been put on the table. And the house had been turned upside down to find what we could. Somehow, we came up one penny short...

Parents. If You Are Smart Enough…

A huge problem of laziness and entitlement exists with Millennials and it can be discouraging for parents. But only for those who look at it *completely* wrong!

The Unexpected Stocking Stuffer WINNER!

Wow, I took a huge stocking stuffer risk and it paid off! I just never guessed it would have been his #1 favorite thing inside of that goodie/toy filled sock!

I am a liar. Officially.

I... am... a liar. Officially. Today I lied to my son, and it wasn't just some little fib. I looked him in the eyes, and told him a bald... faced... lie.

“DADDY! DADDY! DADDY!”

Parenting. It's *scary* sometimes. As is evidenced by this terrifying moment with my child. In the pitch black woods. With pants down. And danger approaching...

A Weird Place for Sure

Wow, am I ever finding myself in a weird place in my attempt to save Single Dad Laughing from all the forces trying to destroy blogging as a profession...

25 More of the CREEPIEST Things Ever Said by Kids

ALL NEW! If you have kids, you know that sometimes they say things that creep you the heck out. These are 25 (more) of my favorite "creepy" kid stories.

Screaming Babies. On Airplanes.

The airline seated me right next to a screaming baby. And tell me if I'm right, but there is only one thing parents of screaming babies on planes wanna hear...

So, I Fibbed to My Kid… Vol. 2

I asked the question: "what is the funniest fib you've ever found yourself telling your child?" These were a few of your hilarious replies.

A Terrible Moment All Around

“GAAAHHHH! NOAH!!! WHY WOULD YOU DO THAT?!?!?!” What had just happened I couldn't believe. What I'd learn about it I couldn't believe...

So, I Fibbed to My Kid…

I asked the question: "what is the funniest fib you've ever found yourself telling your child?" These were a few of your hilarious replies.

Noah’s Quotable Quotes

For the past little while I’ve been jotting down some of Noah’s more memorable quotes. And by memorable, I mean they had me ROFLSHMTGSI. ENJOY!

Monday’s Random Ramblings – Noah’s Moment of Torture

It it just me, or does every kid say the same things Noah does when he has to do the dishes? Also... I need to confess something rather embarrassing.

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Your @#&*% just might be the product of you.

Last month, a local news station came to my home for an interview about bullying. While the cameras were rolling, we found ourselves discussing...

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“Get in this! Get in this!” The Dive-Bar Selfie Experiment

I decided to do a little experiment: attempt to get a selfie with EVERY person at our favorite dive-bar. I didn't expect what happened next to happen at all...

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