Dating a dad with kids
What is something you can put in your pocket that keeps it empty?
Here’s a shining example, cribbed from a longer article in Parenting (via CNN), titled, “The New Playdate Playbook.” It’s a Dear Abby-like list of Q&A’s for parents totally stressed out by the enormous difficulty of planning, running, overseeing, perfecting and interrupting their kids’ playdates.
Not only do they obsess about every little detail of parenting as if it’s a make-or-break decision, but often they indulge in Worst-First thinking (dreaming up the worst possible scenario and proceeding as if it is likely to happen).
You’re legitimately impressed, because the guy you once knew — Keg-Stand Craig, who once downed an entire bottle of marinara sauce because he called it a “smoothie” — is a SWOLE AF dad of three, complete with a super cute baby strapped to his chest (you know, for resistance training). So he’s clearly an Asian Adonis and far too pure for this planet. So when he asks us to go with him to watch him coach his daughters’ softball game, we jump at the chance to see Craig Cahn in action. Umm, okay, so he’s a hot ass softball coach single dad who makes incredibly cute kids. Unfortunately, he’s constantly being hit on by all the softball moms.
But it gets better: his ol’ college girlfriend-turned-wife, “Smashley”, is no longer in the picture, as they got divorced last year. Janet, Martha, and the rest want his legitimately bangin’ dad bod, and although we really can’t blame them, that dad bod is gonna be ours… But the moms persist, and convince us to all pile up into the car and go to Thirsty’s Pizza to spend a little more time with him.
Created by Game Grumps, the cheesy romance game centers around a single dad with his nearly off-to-college daughter who finds himself in a neighborhood full of date-able dads*., a mild-mannered single dad who just moved into the neighborhood with your eighteen-year-old daughter, Amanda.
You’re making the rounds when you run into Craig Cahn (voiced by Nate Wants To Battle), your old college roommate.
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