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Behind The Blog: Some Thoughts On My Campaign With Philips OneBlade

Let me lift the kimono a little bit and tell you what life is like as a dad blogger as I go behind the scenes on my recent campaign for Philips OneBlade.

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Calgary Dads Have A Facebook Group

A Facebook group for Calgary dads has sprouted up to help guys network, share ideas about our kids, get a break, and redefine what being a modern man is all about.

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Dear Teens Who Want To Go Trick Or Treating

I pass a handful of older middle school kids each day when I walk to pick up my sons from school. Their bus drops them off across the street about 5 minutes before my sons’…

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You Need To Play Pokemon Go With Your Kids

Pokemon isn’t just for hipster and millennial types yearning for some nostalgia in their tech, playing Pokemon Go with your kids is a great way to spend the summer.

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Care Makes My Son Stronger

It’s heartbreaking watching my son play soccer. He tries so hard, he wants to succeed so bad, and all he gets is a ball in the face and a broken heart.

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How To Get Spring Gardening Ideas From Your Neighbours [+CONTEST]

The best ways to get gardening ideas that work is to wander your neighbourhood and see what houses near you are doing. You’ll be saying #IGrewIt in no time!

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What It Means To Be A Dad – Notes From Nest In The City

Here are some notes from a keynote I gave at Nest In The City, a parenting conference in Edmonton.

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And Then A Day Out With Thomas The Tank Engine Didn’t Matter Anymore

Day Out With Thomas at Heritage Park is back for 2016. Over two weekends in May the big blue engine will be there, now if I can just convince my kids it’s still cool.

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Playgrounds Are SUPPOSED To Be Challenging And Dangerous!

Are you a worrier about your kids on playgrounds? Me too. Do you think they’re too dangerous for your kids? Me too. But, playgrounds are SUPPOSED to be like that.

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How To Register For The Free LEGO Monthly Mini Model Build At Chinook Centre

The FREE LEGO Monthly Mini Model Build happens the first Tuesday of each month, To get your spot in line, just register online. Here’s what you need to know to get FREE LEGO!

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For the 1000th Time …

This is the 1000th post on DadCAMP. Who’d have thunk it.

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When Should You Introduce Your Children To Politics?

When is it a good time to introduce children to politics? Well, this weekend I brought 5 yr old Charlie to a rally for Justin Trudeau. Here’s what I did and why I did it.

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I Need Your Help To #SaveHalloween

Never mind the war on Christmas, it’s safe. Halloween is the one we need to worry about. I need your help to #SaveHalloween, please. Share this and save it.

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My Kid Is Not Allowed To Walk To School, And It’s Not For The Reason You Might Think

At what age is it okay for kids to walk to school? My son is 8, in grade 3, and I won’t let him. And it’s not for the reason you might think.

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Photo Essay Of A Day At The Calgary Stampede With Kids

What’s a day at the Calgary Stampede look like with kids? Here’s a photo essay of our annual visit to the Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth.

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June 21 Is Go Skateboarding Day 2015

Go Skateboarding Day is being celebrated in Calgary on Sunday, June 21, 2015. Families and skaters are welcome at Shaw Millennium Park.

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