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Category Archives: Exercise

Remembering Why Being a Dad is Great

29 April 2012, 15:35



I'm sharing Xavier's story and thanking participants for their support.

Normally, the first day of the weekend is Saturday.  It’s a special day for working Dads because it is our day to spend time with the family and enjoy a free day of fun.  We call it Dadurday and yesterday was a great Dadurday! We filled Dadurday with challenge, success, excitement, and fun.  We started […]

Raising a Healthy Family

17 December 2011, 12:57



After the Big Dog Jingle 5K Run

Raising a family can be a rewarding yet challenging task. As the Dad, I feel that it is important for me to set an example of how to live a healthy and happy life. Sometimes, the kids pick up on that example and want to emulate the behavior. That’s what has happened with my 5 […]

Uchee Creek on Fort Benning for their annual Oktoberfest

21 October 2011, 19:35



If you’re looking for some fun this weekend, consider heading over to Uchee Creek on Fort Benning for their annual Oktoberfest. There is a ton of fun stuff to do including a 10K trail run, 5K fun run (free), authentic music, food, and (of course) beer. For more info about events and activites, you can […]

Falling behind…

2 October 2011, 21:17



I’m a Dad that runs. I run at work in the US Army. I run for fun in marathons and ultra-marathons. I run after my four wonderful kids. I even run late from time to time. I love everything about running. I like that I can eat almost anything I want and I can drink […]

Gus and Dadda at Idle Hour park

18 September 2011, 23:36

Lucas Shaffer


Lucas ShafferI am a working father who loves to spend time with my son, Gus. I created this site to give other dads an outlet to share their adventures with their kids. I have a lovely wife, Whitney and spend most of my work time as an entrepreneur, blogger, programmer, designer and podcaster. Follow me […]