The Single Dad’s Guide to Fake News: Independence Day Edition – Single Dad, Parents Article

Hi and welcome to the wildest blog in the wilderness.  From the dark jungles of Southern California where these strange neon signs must be cut down with a machete and wild creatures with rings in their ears and who speak in foreign languages like Valley Girl roam the streets.  It’s a dangerous place out there but we are dedicated to the proposition that all fake news is created equal.  Hence, we endeavor to bring it to you for this abbreviated…

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The Single Dad’s Guide to Fake News: Independence Day Edition – Single Dad, Parents Article

Hi and welcome to the wildest blog in the wilderness.  From the dark jungles of Southern California where these strange neon signs must be cut down with a machete and wild creatures with rings in their ears and who speak in foreign languages like Valley Girl roam the streets.  It’s a dangerous place out there but we are dedicated to the proposition that all fake news is created equal.  Hence, we endeavor to bring it to you for this abbreviated…

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The Single Dad’s Guide To Fake News: Volume 27 – Single Dad, Parents Article

Hello, all you purveyors of the utterly obscene.  I realize you haven’t had your injection of National Enquirer this month.  Buzzfeed doesn’t give you the buzz it once did.  Or maybe TMZ has become a little too mainstream for your taste.  Have we got a news report for you!  (Minus the pornographic pizza parlors of course.)  It’s the Single Dad’s Guide to the absurd.   The monthly roundup of today’s headlines twisted and brought directly to you from the mind of…

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The Great Pet Moms Controversy – Parents Article

If you follow me on Instagram or Facebook, you may have noticed a bit of a controversy last week, just before Mother’s Day. I posted a meme that generated some passionate responses, and for once it wasn’t about Trump or gun control or vaccinating your kids. This was about pet moms – more specifically, why they’re not actually moms. I know, I know, calm down. I heard all the comments, and this week on the podcast, I responded as best…

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Who Has It Worse? Everyone! – Parents Article

No matter what kind of parent you are, you struggle. Whether you’re a stay-at-home mom or dad, a go-to-the-office parent, even a work from homer, raising kids is difficult and exhausting. But each kind of parent has their own challenges, and on the latest episode of the Dad and Buried podcast, Pete and I chatted about all the different ones we face. With help from your comments (follow my Instagram stories to answer my topic-related questions and have your name…

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Parenting On Empty – Dad and Buried – Parents Article

Exhaustion is the number one parenting complaint on a long list of them. It’s valid, it’s real, and it’s very old news. Oh, you’re tired? Tell me something I don’t know. Sorry, but being tired isn’t cool. You know what’s cool? A billion tireds! Being tired and parenting anyway! I call it “parenting on empty.” But I should probable just call it “parenting” because we all do it. And it’s impressive AF. Every parent is tired. We’re tired because of…

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Sleeping on the Couch – Dad and Buried – Parents Article

I am not ashamed to admit that I sleep on the couch sometimes, and it’s not always because Mom and Buried is mad at me! Sometimes it’s because I’M mad at HER! How about THAT?! Most of the time, though, I sleep on the couch because it’s the nice thing to do… Don’t judge, but every now and again, Detective Munch sleeps in our bed. He claims he likes our bed because it’s bigger, and more comfy, and has better…

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New Original Memes by Matthew S. Field – Single Dad, Parents Article

The Single Father’s Guide: New Original Memes by Matthew S. Field New Original Memes by Matthew S. Field If you happen to be a “fan” of The Single Father’s Guide to Life, Cooking, and Baseball on Facebook, then you’ve probably seen most of these. I write down my thoughts, regardless of the time of day, in my “Ideas Become Things” writer’s notebook, which was a gift from a friend for a milestone birthday and which I keep on my nightstand.…

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The Favorite Son Saga: Only One Green Jacket – Single Dad, Parents Article

Master’s champion Patrick Reed receiving his green jacket. The weekend before last, The Favorite Son (TFS) and I watched on television the final round of the Master’s Tournament. TFS’s favorite golfer is Tiger Woods, but we didn’t get to see much of him during the last round.As final rounds go, the final 18 holes at August National this year was fairly entertaining. Patrick Reed finished at -15, holding off Rickie Fowler (-14) and Jordan Spieth (-13), who tied a Master’s…

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