Brad the Dad

Enjoy a unique, fresh and entertaining perspective on parenting as Brad the Dad learns what it takes to raise 2 boys in today's world. Co-founder #DadsRT. +Brad Marmo

Posts by Brad the Dad

RTD: Waking the Creative Mind


I took my boys to the Children's Museum in Boston this weekend and it got me thinking once again about something that doesn't come naturally to me -- … [Read more...]

RTD: Pools Rule with Pool Rules


Summer = water. And while many of us will hit the beach multiple times during the school break, my guess is that the majority of our time spent in … [Read more...]

RTD: Memorial Day Wrap-up, Summer Plans, Open Mic


While the official day (and weekend) for honoring and remembering the service men and women who gave their lives for the United States and the … [Read more...]

Confessions of the Lost: Her Fight in the Snow

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She crouched behind the crumbled remnants of an old, stone wall and waited. She could hear them breathing, hear the slight movements of their hands … [Read more...]

To Our Mother; My Wife


Always there for me: in the middle of the night, when I get off the school bus, to hug me when I'm feeling happy as well as sad. Underappreciated: … [Read more...]

#DadsRT Winter Vacation Chat Roundup


One of the highlights of the week for the Dads Round Table community at large is our Twitter chats on Wednesday nights at 9pm EST / 6pm PST. … [Read more...]

RTD: The Magic of a Winter Vacation


There's something about vacation, and the days directly after vacation, that is borderline magical. I'm in this special place right now after just … [Read more...]

A Dad’s Three Genie Wishes

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Parenting has made me soft. Tearing up at Pampers commercials soft. I’m getting better now that our second kid is older and getting all gushy … [Read more...]

Of Taste and Family: Taste of Chelmsford


Recently I wrote about a fundraising event in my town called Taste of Chelmsford. Below are some of the pictures from this event, and while this … [Read more...]

Hockey Dad Tries out for Baseball Dad


The pace of baseball is completely foreign to me, the amount of rules stresses me out and my childhood memories of the game are less than … [Read more...]