The Almost Cool Dad is a blog dedicated to the dads who raise their kids with flair. It’s about the grown-ups who haven’t forgotten their youth and are able to relate to their children (somewhat) while keeping them on the path of wisdom and responsibility. An Almost Cool Dad can turn just about anything into an opportunity to learn. Whether it be teaching colors using Pokemon characters or numbers using video game covers, an Almost Cool Dad is always thinking of the next way to encourage their kids to be the best they can be.

Here, you’ll find the my picks of toys, gadgets, home accessories and anything awesomely useful to the tough parenting life. Being a dad is one of the best feelings in the world. The Almost Cool Dad aims to make that feeling even more enjoyable.