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70 Days of Thankfulness - Week Ten Plus Recap — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Many times in life we come to the end of something. And sometimes that means time for reflection and re-evaluation. We want to think about the things …

Happiness

Food Holidays: National Fast Food Day November 16th — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Good morning everyone. It’s been really such a crazy time, but I do want to keep up with the writing end of things as much as possible, so I continue …

Restaurants

70 Days Of Thankfulness - Week Seven — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Good morning to all of you out there. Thank you for stopping by for another in our series on Thankfulness. For those of you who are new to the …

Happiness

Food Holidays: World Pasta Day October 25th — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Another week has past and this means it’s time for another edition of one of the Guide’s favorite things to cover in the whole entire planet. Maybe …

Dinner

70 Days Of Thankfulness: Week Six — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Happy Sunday, or whatever day it is where you are at! Another week passed us by and more things have happened. They always do seem to happen whether …

Happiness

#MeToo - 7 Things I Want My Daughter To Know About Abusive People — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

As a father of an eleven-year-old daughter, the story about Harvey Weinstein in the paper made me feel very uncomfortable. A man with a lot of power …

Rose McGowan

70 Days Of Thankfulness: Week Five — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Good morning! Another Sunday has come, which means it’s another week that we have before us. And of course, that means there are a lot more things to …

Happiness

7 Reasons To Take Your Kids To Knott's Spooky Farm 2017 — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

*I just want to thank the people of Knott’s Berry Farm for inviting the Single Dad’s Guide to Life to be a part of the spooktakular fun of Knott’s …

Amusement Parks

They Burn Witches In Here Don't They - Knott's Scary Farm 2017 — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

*I just want to thank the people of Knott’s Berry Farm for inviting the Single Dad’s Guide to Life to be a part of the fun and mayhem of Knott’s …

Amusement Parks

70 Days Of Thankfulness Week 3 - Queen Mary Dark Harbor Edition — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

*I was granted free media VIP access to the opening night of Queen Mary Dark Harbor. While given free tickets to the event and extras, all the …

Happiness

Food Holidays: The Guide Celebrates October As National Apple Month — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Happy Tuesday, and welcome to another celebration of food. We here at the Guide find it necessary to spread the tales of food far and wide so that …

Apple Butter

70 Days Of Thankfulness - Week Two — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Happy Sunday to everyone out there. This past week just flew by and I can hardly remember all that happened. I hope you have had a good one. Last …

Fitness Questions: Do "Cheat Days" Have More Than Psychological Benefits For Dieting? — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Fitness Yay!<p>Happy Thursday to everyone! Or whatever day it may be when you get this. I know it’s been a long time since I have had a fitness post, …

Food Holidays: National Ice Cream Cone Day September 22nd — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Happy Tuesday, and welcome to another one of those blogs that dive deep into history. Food history that is. The Single Dad’s Guide to Life does a …

70 Days Of Thankfulness — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Happy Sunday to all of you out there. Thanks for visiting us at the Guide once again. It’s been my pleasure over the last several months to be able …

The L.A. County Fair 2017 - A Floral Wonderland — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

For the past few years, my daughter and I have attended another Fair in the area and we have enjoyed our time while we were out there. There is …

Food Holidays: National Eat A Hoagie Day September 14 — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Welcome to another edition of the Guide’s weekly dedication to all things food. As it just so happens, this week will be my birthday. And what makes …

Disney Vs. Netflix - 10 Things The Disney Streaming Service Should Consider If It Wants To Compete With The Streaming Giant — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

I remember when I watched the Disney Channel for the first time. I know because I remember when cable TV said they were going to be releasing the …

It's A Dad's Life - Ten Things I Learned Being A Father — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

As a working parent, I can imagine many of you working parents relate to that moment when your child comes home at the end of the day and embraces …

Troubled Waters: How To Encourage Our Children To Help In Times Of Crisis — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

As parents, we frequently deal with questions and situations that seem beyond our pay grade when it comes to a response. When we thought about …

Food Holidays: September Is National Honey Month — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Good morning and welcome to the latest in our series of holidays where the Guide celebrates all things food. From Cheese Soufflé to Banana Splits, …

Skydiving Without A Parachute - Ten Things To Avoid While Blogging — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

First off, before we walk down the road less traveled, I want to say that it’s been a crazy week. Aside from all the usual hilarity, I was sent an …

Halloween 2017 - Ten Great Things To Do Near You — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Holidays come and go all year long. And with the vast array of food holidays, there is probably something you can celebrate every day of the year if …

Food Holidays: National Waffle Day August 24th — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Welcome to another edition of food holidays at the Guide. We here at the Single Dad’s Guide to Life believe in bringing to you the best of all things …

Solar Superstition - The Fake History Or Places To See The Solar Eclipse In Southern California — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Good morning, or good _____________ (fill in the blank), wherever you may be. We are coming up on an event of major astronomical proportions. And …

Solar Eclipse

Inspired By Passion - Poetry Written By David Elliott — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Good morning, good afternoon, good evening, and good night! Or one of those variants, wherever you may be when you read this. Welcome to the third …

Poetry

Food Holidays: National Bacon Lovers Day August 20th — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

There are certain smells that you have vivid memories of that have permeated your home over the years. For some, a cup of coffee brewing in the …

Bacon

You Win Or You Die - 10 Game Of Thrones Life Lessons — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Life has an interesting way of creeping up on you in so many different ways. You think you are trying to protect your children from its horrors and …

Game of Thrones

Food Holiday: National Banana Split Day - August 25th — The Single Dad's Guide to Life

Good morning food enthusiasts. The Guide is here to do its weekly celebration. But we always try to give you something unique. So this week we …

Dessert