You think it's hard bringing up baby? Sit down and prepare yourself for the coming years of raising teens and tweens in this mixed-up, muddled-up, shook-up world.To give you a flavor for what's in store, we asked several members of our City Dads Group community to share their stories of raising teens and tweens, boys and girls, on our latest edition of The Modern Dads Podcast.Parenting book author and City Dads columnist Whit Honea, a member of our L.A. Dads Group, talks you through the struggles he encountered with his 11-year old son and the teacher who assigned much too much … [Read more...]
These days, on the now rare occasions I'm walking the streets by myself, if I see tractors, trucks or trains, my first thought is to wish my son was with me because he would think it's awesome.Unsurprisingly, my little boy loves tractors, trucks and trains. We may live in New York City, where wonders lie around every corner, but nothing rates next to, say, one of those Kings County cement mixers decorated with the American flag.Celebrities can't break him away from the objects of his affection. We've had the opportunity to meet Michael Strahan on three separate occasions, and Liam … [Read more...]
Editor's Note: A discount code on ticket prices follows this Kinky Boots review.
The Broadway hit musical Kinky Boots is not only utterly heartwarming, timely and dynamic but also, at the show’s core, sends an important message about the impact of fathers on their children.
The show’s primary character, Charlie, inherits a men’s shoe factory from his recently deceased father and learns that his family's century-old business is in dire straits. To save the factory and keep many townspeople employed, Charlie finds inspiration in Lola, a cross-dressing … [Read more...]