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Michael Schmid (adaddyblog)
Lives in Dallas, Texas, USA


Vintage Parenting Tip # 42Ensure your child gets plenty of fresh air!

Often our ancestors had tremendous wisdom concerning the best way to raise healthy, happy children. Sometimes… not so much.


#captionthis #parenting #fail  
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Because you KNOW you are going to want to do something with all those #Thanksgiving #Leftovers! Make Breakfast Bread Bowls! #GoldrichYolk
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No matter how stressful our lives are #WalkingDead always manages to put things into perspective.
"No matter how stressful our lives are #WalkingDead always manages to put things into perspective."
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Nothing like having to explain antique devices like a Walkman or cassette tape to a kindergartner to make you feel old.

#kids #dads #moms #humor  
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I'm confident the Dallas Ebola outbreak will be rapidly contained. That said, it was hard for many Dallas parent to send kids to school today. Are they safe?
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Sharing a new app +Blinkbuggy that is taking sign ups for waitlist on the coolest video app ever! Check it out! #sponsored   #videoapp  
BlinkBuggy is an intuitive and helpful smartphone App that allows you to easily upload photos from your computer and even Facebook, and then organizes them into an online digital baby book! And now it will even make time lapse videos!
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While reading her Cinderella, our 3½ yo daughter asked me to dance. I'm ashamed to say my first thought was, "I'm too tired to dance with you tonight."
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Why you should buy your kid's Christmas gifts from U-Haul!
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Our daughter was beside herself in this photo... pun not intended!
Are you a fan of Disney's hit film Frozen? Did you buy the movie or soundtrack? You'll never guess how many dresses Disney sold like the one our daughter is wearing in this photo with the "real" Anna and Elsa!
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| | father | husband | social media, distance ed & coffee junkie |

Michael is the Founder & Social Media Strategist at A Daddy Blog™ is about life, parenthood & the pursuit of sleep. WARNING: This is not your Mommy’s blog!

We target parenthood from the father’s perspective, and include a focus the modern dad, entertainment, travel, social media, technology, health, coffee, cars & cuddles. ツ

Michael shares a home in Texas with his beautiful bride and their wonderful little girl. He claims to be moderately literate, adequately well traveled, and is clearly well fed.

Though Michael has an MBA from SMU in Marketing and Finance, he has a sneaking suspicion that his baby girl is far smarter than he is… and he knows that his wife is.

Please feel free to write us any time. We love hearing from you. You can also find us on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Linkedin, Pinterest, Instagram

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Father to the most perfect 6 year old girl alive, and husband to the most wonderful wife.
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You'll never guess how many Frozen dresses Disney has sold?

Are you a fan of Disney's hit film Frozen? Did you buy the movie or soundtrack? You'll never guess how many dresses Disney sold like the one

Ebola in Our Back Yard—Are Our Children Safe? #Dallas #Ebola

I'm confident the Dallas Ebola outbreak will be rapidly contained. That said, it was hard for many Dallas parent to send kids to school toda

Decluttering, Downsizing and Moving... Oh My!

My wife and I are in the middle of decluttering our home in preparation for downsizing to a much smaller new family home. Sounds easy enough

There's Just One Mommy autobiography | There's Just One Mommy

When we first learned we were pregnant I was sure I wanted to continue working after the baby was born. But becoming a parent changes everyt

A guide to controlling privacy, info on Google+

Whether you're a new Google+ user or you're already a pro, understanding how to control your information on the site can make you feel much

Best Camera for Family Photos or Kids Pictures & Videos

Since getting my new iPhone 4s, I've been looking for the best free new iPhone software to use to take family photos. It's said, The camera

Photo | Fresh From Bed | Our doe-eyed, tousle-haired girl

They say the camera you use is the one you have with you. I've really enjoyed taking and sharing photos captured on my iPhone 4S, via Instag

I Said I’d never Leave You, Pumpkin, but Daddy Lied at Dadding

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Facebook... Starring Lego Mark Zuckerberg | Daddy's in Charge?

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Add Google +1 to your pages to help your blog/site stand out | A Daddy B...

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Dear Daddy: I miss you - A Letter From the Future | A Daddy Blog™

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Batman Slaps Robin! | Just Say No to Stupid Internet Memes!

It started innocently enough with cute kitties asking if I can has cheesburger, but then it spread. Now social media is awash in stupid meme

My 3 Year Old Daughter is a Work of Art - A Digital Sketch

I'm sure all dad's feel this way, but OMG my 3 year old daughter is so beautiful! A real work of art! I've made a Wordless Wednesday digital

iPhone Weather Forecast: Cloudy With a Chance of Apocalypse

Is the world really ending on Friday? Here's what my iPhone's weather app said just now. So, how are you celebrating the end of the world as

My Week of Elf on the Shelf Love Notes For Our Daughter

The week my wife & daughter were out of state, I posed our elf in a variety of places & activities… ranging from rock climbing to Urban Cowg

Healthy Body Image - Seventeen Magazine versus Teen Vogue

A petition convinced Seventeen Magazine to “not alter the body size or face shape of the girls and models in the magazine… now Teen Vogue is

That Awkward Moment when Dora the Explorer Stares at You

I don’t know what’s more awkward, answering Dora, or sitting in silence while she stares at you?

Protecting a Daughters Self-Esteem from False Media Messages

I worry the false ideal of beauty presented in the media may harm our daughter in some way. How do you counter the tremendously unrealistic

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Greek Tragedy – Is Suicide Heroic? at Dadding

You've likely heard about the retired Greek pharmacist who shot himself in Athens, and the claims it was in protest over austerity measures.