Archive | Leisure RSS feed for this section

Old Spice…That’s Fresh

26 Apr

As a dad I understand what it means to keep your cool and stay fresh all day long.  The pressure of chasing around a toddler and changing a newborn can make any guy not so fresh. Luckily Old Spice is delivering all day freshness….in a bar!  Not only are they keeping you fresh all day [...]

Disney On Ice: Dare to Dream – A Night Not Soon Forgotten

15 Mar

If there’s one thing Disney knows how to do, it’s make you feel like a kid all over again.

Dad Can Read: The Art of Roughhousing

18 Dec

I never knew someone would actually write a book about roughhousing with the kids let alone actually defending the time-honored tradition of putting a toddler in a rear naked choke, but they did.

HowAboutWe for Couples offers great Discounted and Free Dates

15 Dec

My wife and I are expecting our second child in about six weeks.  With a soon to be three year old at home, a baby on the way, and a budget to follow we have had to sacrifice some of the things we really enjoy doing.   A couple of weeks ago the folks over at [...]

Award-Winning Christmas Book Makes Great Last-Minute Gift

13 Dec

As a special for the readers of TheNoobDad, the author is offering the e-book version of Mary’s Son: A Tale of Christmas for only $2.99 on Amazon for the month of December!

Fatherly Feature – Marvel Comics: The Untold Story Review

9 Oct

You know Marvel from the annual summer box office blockbusters from the past decade including the likes of Spider-Man, X-Men, Fantastic Four, and The Avengers. You also know the intricate and sometimes intertwined storylines of all your favorite characters. But what you probably don’t know is how it all began, who really created your favorite [...]

Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Guys With Kids’ Misses the Mark

27 Sep

‘Guys With Kids’ spent more time trying to be ‘The Office’ than it did ‘My Wife and Kids.’

Five Movies Every Dad Should Watch

5 Sep

You won’t find Field of Dreams on this list. There, I said it.

A Place to Learn, Laugh, and Love.

4 Sep

Need a place to hang with the kids that doesn’t have a huge rat running around? Check out the Children’s Museum.

Frederick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park – One Dad’s Journey

6 Aug

  As any dad will tell you, taking family trips anywhere, be it the carnival, amusement park, or somewhere in the great outdoors to set up camp, you will assuredly be put through the ringer. My trip to Frederick Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park was no different. It was the best of times, it was [...]