Looking out Loud

Becoming a better dad, while still growing up myself

How can I be a better parent, and a better me?

Explore ways we’re trying at Dadspace:

Am I raising imposters?

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Beware of that over-praise x criticism combo. And be kind to yourself.

Legos, honey, and ping pong balls: A fun experiment with density

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Pour in some liquids, drop in some solids, and learn why layers lie.

No, dads do not have their shit together

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We are works in progress. We crash, and we keep trying. Because that’s what real dads do.

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Sticky gratitude: preserving positive reflections from COVID lockdown days

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We were going about our business, then the world shut down. But even with back-to-back video calls and full-time homeschooling, life was good.

Connect - making time that matters

Projects, experiments, and art to engage curiosity and creativity. Discover things to do with kids—that you’ll enjoy too.

Discover ways to engage your kidscreate meaningful memories, and make learning fun.
Or just have a peek through another parent’s eyes.

Journeys of fatherhood…

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We’re moving our family to another country for a year

We’re submitting our family to an unnecessary experiment. Here’s why we’re leaving our simple life, and how we got organized to make it happen.

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What does 40 years look like?

Take a visual trip through the past 40 years. A memory lane full of thousands of photos, news stories, tech developments, and pop culture. A journey through the coevolution of my mind, body, and the world around.

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Guide your children by walking through your childhood

You are laying the foundation for your child’s future mind.

You f— up again. Congratulations!

Every time you notice you’ve reacted poorly, you take a step forward.

Where did my day go?

Stop saving time. Start paying attention.

Sometimes I just walk. And talk. To myself.

What did dad see today?

60-second reflections on life and little people.

Look who’s behind the wheel

It’s not your typical old dog.

Listen & Drive

Why my kids’ bedroom is like your life

Where you put your time and energy becomes your reality.

Listen & Change
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4 words to manipulate your kids

This isn’t science. But it does make transitions easier.

Listen & Transition

What should we teach our children?

The future is a great big question mark. Let’s train for that.

Listen & Teach