Month: December 2016

Entertainment fatherhood

Inspired by Fences

Recently, I had the opportunity to see an advanced screening of Fences. You can read my review of it here, but I thought I would share the personal side of why this story means a lot to me. About 20 some odd years ago, I read Fences for the first time. I was a high schooler – […]

Entertainment fatherhood

Previewing Rogue One for Kids (Potential Spoilers at Bottom of Post)

(Note: There are potential spoilers buried at the very bottom of this post only for those wanting to know specific details regarding the rating of the movie. The post is about how I preview a movie for my kids and not meant to encourage or discourage you from taking your own. Enjoy.)  Last year, I […]


The Dadlete Downs a Tree

This past weekend, I had the opportunity to extend my mythological, storied career as a Dadlete. Okay, okay. Maybe not so much mythological, but my fatherhood has been full of stories (hence the blog). But I digress. I received a Russell Premium Fleece sweatshirt (found exclusively at Walmart) in the mail and decided to find […]