Now that the Oscars are over we talk about the real awards that matter. The Parenting Awards.

On The Show

What categories do you want seen in the Parenting Award show? The Lunch Break hosts, Art Eddy and Jon Finkel talk about this topic and share stories of who deserves these awards.
Here is what some of our audience said:
Jim IrwinBest “secret snack when I go to pick up groceries” award. Best supporter of a terrible athlete award. My kid isn’t good but he tries and I always tell him how good he did and how much he improved

Jon Webb best award: Most turds scooped out of the bathtub.
Taylor Calmus Best side eye thrown at strangers who are annoyed by your kids misbehaving in public.
AJ Cliff Being able to hold in a laugh when your kids does something hilarious but bad/naughty.
Antonio TortomasiBest driving award while kids throw a tantrum in the back seat.
Patrick BakerBest ‘made up answer to a kid’s question while trying to sound like you know what you’re taking about’ award.

About The Lunch Break Hosts:

Art Eddy is one of the co-founders of Life of Dad. He hosts and produces all of the Life of Dad podcasts as well as several Facebook Live Shows. He has been responsible for securing nearly two hundred guests for a variety of Life of Dad platforms, including dozens of A-List fathers throughout the pop culture, sports and business landscape. He is also an editor and featured blogger on Life of Dad and has grown with the brand since its inception. His background is in Radio and Journalism. Art has worked in radio in New York City, New Jersey and New Hampshire.

Jon Finkel’s books have been endorsed by everyone from Tony Dungy and Spike Lee, to Jerry Jones and Jeff Van Gundy. He is the author of The Athlete: Greatness, Grace and the Unprecedented Life of Charlie Ward. He also wrote “Mean” Joe Greene: Built By Football with 4x Super Bowl Champion Joe Greene, Heart Over Height with 3x NBA Dunk Champion Nate Robinson and Forces of Character with 3x Super Bowl Champion and Fighter Pilot Chad Hennings. He also wrote the popular fatherhood fitness book, The Dadvantage. As a feature writer, he has written for Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness, The New York Times, GQ, Details, Yahoo! Sports and many more. He is an avid speaker, writer and creative strategist for some of the biggest brands in sports and health. Visit: www.jonfinkel.com

Follow Art on Twitter at @ArtEddy3 and Jon on Twitter @Jon_Finkel 

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About The Author

Art Eddy is one of the co-founders here at Life of Dad. He hosts and produces all of the Life of Dad podcasts as well as hosting a few Facebook Live Shows on the Life of Dad Facebook page. He is one of the main writers on the site. Art is blessed to have his wife and two daughters in his life. Art loves Star Wars, football (9ers fan), baseball (Red Sox fan), Air Jordans and all things Geek.