Mocha Dad

Fatherhood & Parenting

new year's resolutions

7 New Year’s Resolutions for Dads

A new year always leads to self-reflection. We evaluate our successes and failures from the previous year and make plans to do...


black family

Keeping Your Family Safe Through Every Season of Life


friday night tykes

Mocha Dad Events: Friday Night Tykes Advanced Screening

In America, football is king… and nowhere is football bigger than in Texas. With exclusive access to the 8 to 9 year-old…



Your Husband Shouldn’t Be Another Child

While networking at an event, I struck up a conversation with a woman. Eventually our discussion turned to parenting and I...


good father

How Do You Become a Good Father?

How do you become a good father? That question motivated me to start this blog seven years ago. My biological father...


houston matters

A Conversation on Death Row Inmate’s Mental Competency, Krispy Kreme, and How Stick Shifts can Thwart Car-jackers [Audio]

In this episode of The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, my esteemed colleagues, Houston Matters host, Craig Cohen; Houston Chronicle...