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David Wallach thinks SAHD sounds sad. He's a D.A.D. A Dad All Day! There, happy!
David has three kids and has had the fortune at one time or another to stay at home with each of them. He's here to share his stories, insights, recipes, ideas, reviews and the occasional rant. He is far from perfect, his kids are far from perfect, his life is far from perfect. All he can do is try his best and learn from the rest. David writes two other blogs for Chicagonow.com DAD - Dad All Day and The Pace of Chicago - an endurance sports blog.
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Chicago dad defends leashes for kids
March 6, 2014
After a frightening incident at Navy Pier, David decided to use a leash on his son when out in public. Having originally thought they were cruel, it wasn't a decision he came to lightly.
Makeshift Inca bandage saves the day when Chicago dad cuts fingertip
February 20, 2014
David, admittedly, is clumsy. Thank goodness for his Peruvian dad who taught him an old Inca version of a bandage using an egg membrane!
Dad All Day: What Chicago parents can learn from Miley Cyrus
February 6, 2014
From one dad to others: To keep your kids from becoming Justin Bieber, keep talking even when the conversation is awkward and difficult.
Chicago dad: How to make the most out of Monster Jam
February 4, 2014
Monster Jam returns to the Chicagoland area this weekend. David shares tips on how to get the most of your experience.
Chicago dad: My kids give me the best parenting advice
January 22, 2014
Who better to give advice about how to raise your kids, than your kids themselves?
Chicago dad shares healthy juice recipes kids will love
December 19, 2013
Have fun making these yummy and healthy juices with your kids this holiday break.
Chicago dad: I believe in Santa Claus because I believe in miracles
December 12, 2013
When faced with the question of believing in Santa Claus, what do you do? David used the opportunity to explain why he believes in miracles.
A guide to this year's Chicago Toy and Game Fair
November 23, 2013
David Wallach and his 5-year-old visit the Chicago Toy and Game Fair looking for the coolest of the cool new toys. Find out his tips and recommendations to help you make the most of your day Sunday, which includes the Guinness World Record attempt for the largest playdate.
Chicago dad takes on baby teething
November 15, 2013
Dad All Day David had a slobbering, angry, teething baby on his hands, so he turned to his doctor to learn simple ways to give baby relief.
Chicago dad invents game to help potty train his son
October 17, 2013
David Wallach was at his wits end trying to teach his son how to "aim" at the toilet. Until a handful of Cheerios turned things around.