5 Best Planners For Dads 2020

5 Best Planners For Dads 2020

Dads are busy. I’m busy. You are busy. We need every hack, every tool, every method to make the most of our days. I’m a planner junkie. I’ve gone through thousands of dollars finding and curating the best of the best when it comes to day planners. I’ve looked at the...

How to Teach Resilience To Your Kids

How to Teach Resilience To Your Kids

I love my kids but sometimes they can be a bit, well, a little bit lazy. I know, I can too. How do we teach our kids to be resilient? I also like the word grit. How do we instill grit in our kids?So let's start off with a definition. It's the capacity to recover...

7 Parenting Strategies I Learned From Fighting

7 Parenting Strategies I Learned From Fighting

Recently I had my first fight. Like a real fight. Like two guys in the ring duking it out. Yeah, it was as crazy as that sounded. I’m 39, run my own freelancer business, I’m a part-time stay-at-home dad (with four kids), enrolled in seminary for my master’s degree,...

Yes I Wrestled An Alligator to Prove a Point to My Kid

Yes I Wrestled An Alligator to Prove a Point to My Kid

If you listen to the Healthy Dads Podcast you'll hear me introduced as: Mike 'I once wrestled an alligator to prove a point to my kid' Ruman That is 100% true. Here's the video, and the why is below. Why would I wrestle an alligator? I have a few reasons why but for...

Why I’m Fighting

Why I’m Fighting

I'm 39-years old and training for my first fight. When I tell people that they usually have this weird look on their face and respond with one of these choices: "What the ...???" "Why???" "Are you having a mid-life crisis?" "Have you talked to a therapist???" "Are you...

5 Christmas Gifts Every Healthy Dad Must Have

5 Christmas Gifts Every Healthy Dad Must Have

It's that time of year. Let's make it count for your health! Below are 5 MUST HAVE gifts you need to ask for ... unless you already have them. Pedometer There are TONS of health trackers out there. Honestly, most of them are really good. I love my FitBit Charge. It's...