Diaper Free:  Facts and FAQs
Sat, 6/06/09 – 22:05 | 47 Comments

Going diaper free with your baby is not as hard or bizarre as you might think.  In the Western world, we have been programmed to believe that babies need diapers, but in many parts of …

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All you need is love
Sun, 5/07/09 – 21:13 | 2 Comments
All you need is love

Smarty Pants and I got into a huge power struggle the other day.  He’s great at power struggles.  I get the feeling that he lives for them. His will is stronger than Optimus Prime.  These …

Wicked BBQ Burger Tips
Mon, 29/06/09 – 21:11 | 12 Comments
Wicked BBQ Burger Tips

You have two duties in life as a dad.  Be a great father and husband, and make a mean BBQ Burger.  In that order, of course.
So all along I have been focusing on the first …

Magic Tricks for the Kids
Sun, 21/06/09 – 22:59 | 7 Comments
Magic Tricks for the Kids

Those of you who read The Dad Jam regularly may have picked up on the fact that I like magic.  Ever since I was little I wanted to perform magic tricks, and was fascinated by …

Lazy Dadurday – Guest Post from a Divorced Dad
Fri, 12/06/09 – 21:18 | 3 Comments
Lazy Dadurday – Guest Post from a Divorced Dad

Joel Schwartzberg, a 40-something writer and divorced father of two, contacted me recently about his new book, “The 40-Year-Old Version: Humoirs of a Divorced Dad,” and was kind enough to provide an essay for a …