7 Signs of a Healthy Post-Divorce Relationship

Relationships are fun. And now that we have our kids, and our independence, we can be more intentional and clear about what we want in our next relationship.

The Benefits of Dating Single Dads

Single dads can be sexy in a way no other men can be

The Will of God?

After an auto accident and a trip to the ER J.R. Reed explores the will of God and the fallibility of modern medicine.

Best Meal Ever: Football Sundays

J.R. Reed and his teenage daughter make a Big Event out of little things, like bacon-wrapped jalapeños stuffed with cream cheese.

The Proper Way To Share Your Junk

“You keep it classy, San Diego.” Ron Burgundy, Anchorman

Has Anyone Seen My Faith?

 Eighteen years after losing his faith, J.R. Reed would really like to find it again. I can’t stand when I misplace things. On a scale of 1-10 I give it a 12.  If it’s something important I move it up to the 15-20 range, depending on what it is. I tell you this because about […]

a Letter To My Daughter

Being a single dad to a teenage girl is hard. ADD doesn’t make it any easier.

Should Christians Smoke Marijuana?

“When I was a kid I inhaled frequently. That was the point.” –Barack Obama

Can A Dad Take His Daughter Clothes Shopping (and Other Indignities of Modern Dadhood)

J.R. Reed, on a rant about fathers who are treated as second-class parents.

Summers in Maine

Guest blogger Justin Cascio looks back on youthful summers in Maine filed with ice cream, fireworks,adopted grandparents and a motorcycle riding chef.

The Return of Sex and the Single Dad

J.R. Reed changed the name of his blog in a moment of panic, but now he’s back with confidence.

Long Live Life—a modern fable

J.R. Reed turned on his iPod and listened to a song he’s heard a hundred times before. This time he heard a fable set to music.

The Bachelor

That would be cool. Tonight I’m chilling on Twitter when I should be sleeping, and somehow @karensugarpants darts off course and the topic becomes The Bachelor/Bachelorette and what freakin losers they are.  Suddenly, @guavalicious suggests that we start a campaign to make ME the next Bachelor.  I like the idea. I start thinking about this […]