Dad’s Lifestyle

Useful or Waste of Time? from GoFatherhood® – Single Dad, Parents Article

It was a curious thing; I was sitting at the local Peet’s coffee shop, working on my laptop when someone’s phone rang with an odd ringtone and she looked down. In quick succession most all of the other phones in the room buzzed or rang. Then my phone lit up too: I dutifully looked down, read the notification and promptly forgot it. Considering he was in Denver when this happened and I was getting an alert 45mi away in Boulder,…

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Handoff skill offers “Alexa, get me some beer” from GoFatherhood® – Single Dad, Parents Article

You can order a pizza with just your voice through the Amazon Alexa system but can you order beer to go with that pizza pie? Yes, if you’ve installed the Handoff skill and are in their service area! I gave their new alcohol delivery service a try and here’s how things worked out… First, though, let me say that as a tech help writer and videographer, I spend a lot of time talking about how to get things to work…

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Two Weeks with the Great Husqvarna 430XH Auto-Mower from GoFatherhood® – Single Dad, Parents Article

I don’t mind mowing my front and back yard. Too much. I mean, I’d like to think that it’s a chore for my kids, but their schedules and a general lack of enthusiasm for the task means that while the front might be mowed every few weeks, the back yard can get to be as thick and unwieldy as a jungle between mows. Which is why when I had the chance to work with the team at Husqvarna to try…

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Two Weeks with the Great Husqvarna 430XH Auto-Mower from GoFatherhood® – Single Dad, Parents Article

I don’t mind mowing my front and back yard. Too much. I mean, I’d like to think that it’s a chore for my kids, but their schedules and a general lack of enthusiasm for the task means that while the front might be mowed every few weeks, the back yard can get to be as thick and unwieldy as a jungle between mows. Which is why when I had the chance to work with the team at Husqvarna to try…

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