Monthly Archives: October 2016

#164 – Kelby Carr – Type-A Parent



The Life of Dad After Show - Episode 164 - Kelby Carr - Type-A Parent

Art Eddy and Ryan Hamilton bring on Kelby Carr, CEO of Type-A Parent Conference, to talk about how she started Type-A Parent Conference, the behind-the-scenes of the conference, and more.

Founded in 2007, Type-A Parent is the world’s premier conference, influencer network, and community for mom bloggers, dad bloggers, and the marketers who want to connect with them.

Hundreds of bloggers have contributed and thousands are members. “Type-A” has become synonymous with power blogger and social media influencer. Type-A Parent and its CEO/Founder Kelby Carr have been featured on Entrepreneur, Wall Street Journal, Martha Stewart, NBC News, Redbook, CNN, ASJA Monthly, U.S. News & World Report and Bloomberg Business Week.

Check out Type-A Parent Conference and follow Kelby Carr on Twitter @KelbyCarr and TypeAParent.com.


#163 – Kristen Hewitt – Mommy in Sports



The Life of Dad After Show - Episode 163 - Kristen Hewitt - Mommy in Sports

Art Eddy and Ryan Hamilton bring on mom, blogger, and sports reporter, Kristen Hewitt, from the popular parenting blog, Mommy in Sports.

Kristen Hewitt is a two-time Emmy Award winning Television Reporter for Fox Sports Sun and the Miami HEAT, and owner of the digital content marketing company, misMEDIA.

In addition to her television work, Kristen writes the popular parenting blog MommyInSports.com, which was named the ‘Best Blog Miami’ by the Miami New Times 2016.

Her work can also be found on Huffington Post, She Knows, Scary Mommy, Bundoo, Bustle, Mamapedia, and BonBon Break. Her favorite job though is raising her two miracle IVF daughters.

Follow Kristen Hewitt on Twitter @mommyinsports, Facebook, and MommyInSports.com.


#162 – Tshaka Armstrong – Tshaka Explains It All



The Life of Dad After Show - Episode 162 - Tshaka Armstrong - Tshaka Explains It All

Art Eddy and Ryan Hamilton bring on dad, nerd, and educational tech/digital literacy evangelist, Rotten Tomatoes columnist, Tshaka Armstrong, to talk about tech, race, and fatherhood.

Tshaka Armstrong is the co-founder and CEO of the non-profit organization, Digital Shepherds. Their mission is to teach digital literacy to parents, children and educators and to be change agents, equipping America’s underserved youths with the computer science education and entrepreneurial experiences necessary to be competitive today and in the future.

Tshaka is also the resident tech geek, reviewer and reporter, talking technology for FOX11 in Los Angeles on foxla.com and is a board member of one of Los Angeles’ most innovative children’s technology/Maker organizations, L.A. Makerspace.

Follow Tshaka Armstrong on Twitter @tshakaarmstrong, Facebook, and on TshakaExplainsItAll.com.

Also, check out Tshaka‘s articles that were referenced during the show.


#161 – Bob Salomon – Beyond The Laces



The Life of Dad After Show - Episode 161 - Bob Salomon - Beyond The Laces

Art Eddy and Ryan Hamilton bring on author and father, Bob Salomon.

Bob Salomon and his team created a surrounding his book, Beyond The Laces, whose message is to inspire children through kindness and encouraging them to never give up.

The story focuses on a child and his family going through a hard time and looks at the impact the boy’s favorite football player #87 has on his life. The Beyond The Laces message is being embraced by many throughout the country, especially those in the world of professional sports.

Beyond the story line of our book is a deeper meaning. ?The Beyond The Laces Team’s mission is to inspire children and families through kindness. They have built relationships with professional athletes from all sports who share our mission to make a positive impact and show that people do care.? Their team organizes book readings and signings, charitable events and fund raisers. They visit schools, hospitals, non-profits, businesses and youth programs across the country bringing the story’s message of kindness and to encourage to Never Give Up!

Go to BeyondTheLaces.com for more info and to purchase the book.