How to Be a Dad

How to Be a Dad


You Can Become a Classic Video Game Family!

Posted by on March 1st, 2013, under NOTEBOOK

Something amazing is about to happen. Two somethings! Two things that come together and create… way more than just two things. Two giveaways! The First Amazing Something The first thing is something new. A giveaway! Why is that new? Because it’s a FLASH contest! Meaning there’s not much time on this tick-tock-kaBOOM you better act […]

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Parenting Is All About Rocking and Rolling

Posted by on November 28th, 2012, under NOTEBOOK

I can’t enter this contest, but my dad could have, and maybe so could YOU. Let me tell you a story first. I know I’m weird. I accept that. I’ve written before about being the son of a radio DJ father and surviving a semi-bohemian upbringing in San Francisco. About the music played on giant […]

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Crappiest Father’s Day Gift Contest – WINNER!

Posted by on June 20th, 2011, under NOTEBOOK

Wow. Just wow. You guys came out and voted. Like champs. Like champs in a movie about champs. But, like all games, to the victor(ess) comes the spoils…. Our winner is… HEIDI S. from Minnesota! With a landslide victory of 62 votes, her story was chosen as THE crappiest Father’s Day gift. Here’s a quick […]

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Crappiest Father’s Day Gift Top Ten Finalists: VOTE NOW!

Posted by on June 17th, 2011, under NOTEBOOK

This week’s Dad-Miration Week Contest was pretty successful by our standards. Honestly, we were thinking it would be “crappy” just like the gifts people were describing… But it wasn’t! You guys came out and shared your stories. Without further ado, here are the finalists. We will reveal your winner Sunday! So, let’s get this voting […]

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Crappiest Father’s Day Gift Contest!

Posted by on June 14th, 2011, under NOTEBOOK

We’re calling our week-long celebration of Father’s Day DAD-MIRATION WEEK™! How are we celebrating? By running our first-ever contest giveaway, that’s how! The Crappiest Father’s Day Gift Contest! Submit your “Crappiest Father’s Day Gift” for a chance to win… WIN OUR AMAZING PRIZE: A $25 STARBUCKS GIFT CARD!* * Note: This prize is not in […]

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Dad-miration Week: Father Flying / Contest Announcement

Posted by on June 13th, 2011, under NOTEBOOK

Father’s Day is not, in fact, just one day, as the “media” would have you believe. It is a week-long celebration of dads, rivaled only by Mardi Gras. But instead of boobs and screaming, there’s… actually that’s right too, boobs and screaming. We’re calling it DAD-MIRATION WEEK™!* Make sure to check out the shameless promotion […]

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