I’ll Take My Minivan Over A Sports Car

I saw a photo on Facebook recently that annoyed the bejeezus out of me. The photo had two vehicles in it. One was a minivan with one of those family stickers on the back window depicting several children and a couple of pets. The other car was a sports car with a sticker of a…

My Favorite Grumpy T.V. Dads

I love watching sitcoms on T.V., and for as long as I can remember I always identified with the blue-collar shows. They almost always had a father who was the lovable grump, juggling his role as father and husband while holding on to his only ounce of sanity. These guys were the symbols of the…

Why Am I Grumpy?

Ever wonder why the old man next door is so crotchety, or why your dad always has a penchant for grumbling under his breath? I may have an answer for you!

10 Times Frank Barone Was the Ultimate Grumpy Dad

If you are a grumpy dad like me there are many ways you can relate to Frank Barone, the bittersweet dad from the CBS sitcom “Everybody Loves Raymond”. I watched this show until its very end and my wife and I love watching the reruns. No character made me laugh more than Frank, with his…

WELCOME

Welcome to my blog! I’m the Grumpy Dad, and I dedicate this blog to all my fellow grumpy dads. You may be wondering where the “Grumpy Dad” comes from. Well, I’m a man who carries wounds from the past. These wounds are mainly from childhood and by the grace of God, I have been able…