How to Be a Dad

How to Be a Dad


The Untold Story of Charlie Brown

Posted by on July 30th, 2015, under NOTEBOOK

A photo posted by Charlie N Andy (@howtobeadad) on Jul 24, 2015 at 2:13pm PDT Forty-seven years ago tomorrow marks a day, I would venture to say, no one in any of my circle of friends and their circle of friends even knows took place. A week ago, I flew up to Santa Rosa, […]

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A Few Things I Want for my Birthday

Posted by on May 6th, 2014, under NOTEBOOK

Hey Everyone, It’s my birthday today and since I’m feeling supermegafugging selfish, I thought I would make today’s post all about me. Why? Because I said so. Because it’s my birthday. Deal with it. Today I wanted to ask you guys for a few things. And since it’s my birthday, you’ll listen. Right? ITEM #1: […]

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Happy Auld Lang Birthday, Charlie!

Posted by on May 6th, 2013, under VIDEOTAPE

For my cyborg genius partner, Charlie, a little Birthday sing along Andy-Herald-style this weekend with a festival crowd of writer friends at the Mom 2.0 Summit. Happy Birthday, Charlie! -Andy  

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Posted by on October 8th, 2012, under NOTEBOOK

I finally realized that I’m just a small child living in an adult body with the libido of a teenager. That’s all. Carry on. – Act LIKE a teenager here on our Facebook page ITS SO MUCH MORE FUN 2 B CHILDISH AND IMATURE!1!1!!1!1 OMG WTF LOL 

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Being Asked to Give a Hand

Posted by on January 12th, 2012, under NOTEBOOK

Someone once asked me if I could donate some of my sperm… I mean someone besides my wife. Photo of Charlie from prehistoric times by Tami Bahat Photography Several years ago, a stranger approached me at a local event after I’d spoken to a crowd. She seemed nice and very polite at first but what […]

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6 Secret Uses for Baby Diapers

Posted by on July 29th, 2011, under INSTRUCTIONAL DIAGRAMS

A man’s task, when he becomes a dad, is one of transformation into a metaphorical swiss army knife of fathering skills. Sometimes, we have to go off the “beaten path” to find our own creative solutions. But necessity is the mother of radness and we here at have never shied away from the ridiculous […]

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Video Update #4: Fourth of July Weekend!

Posted by on July 1st, 2011, under VIDEOTAPE

Happy Independence Day Weekend everybody! We wanted to do a quick video update for you but schedules conflicted between Andy (he really is an actual person) and I, so I made this at 6:00am yesterday morning. I’ve come to realize my lack of sleep has almost become a joke and a religion simultaneously. So, when […]

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Video Update #3: Memorial Day Weekend

Posted by on May 27th, 2011, under VIDEOTAPE

Let’s celebrate this weekend by thanking those who’ve protected us so tirelessly. That’s right. Let’s celebrate Dads. Wait, I mean the troops. The troops. Not Dads. That’s next month. The troops. Honestly, the troops have way bigger mansicles than I do, so I will be doing a regimen of push-up’s and bear wrestling all weekend […]

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Guest Blog Post: “The Worst Conversation”

Posted by on May 16th, 2011, under NOTEBOOK

So, this week marks a new adventure for “How To Be A Dad”… Today our “Notebook” post is on ::DUN DUN DUNNNNN::! ::CLICK THE ABOVE TO GET SMARTER:: “The Worst Conversation” details one of my least favorite conversations with my wife and is an incredible website for dads. They’ve been kind enough to […]

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One Hand Clapping: How To Be A Dad

Posted by on May 13th, 2011, under EXTERNAL USE ONLY, VIDEOTAPE

We decided to toot our own horn for minute. I mean what else is a horn for, right? Wait. That sounds gross. So let’s toot your horn for being so rad that you actually visit our little blog, follow us on Twitter and join us on Facebook. Your comments and the way you share our […]

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