Monthly Archives: April 2013

#38 – Jabari Greer

The Life of Dad Show - Episode 38 - Jabari Greer

Tommy Riles and Art Eddy talk about Tom’s time in Boston as he hosted the American Heart Association Boston Heart Ball at the Westin Copley Plaza. They discuss the tragedy of the Boston Marathon Bombing and how the people of the city are Boston Strong.

Also, Art interviews New Orleans Saints cornerback Jabari Greer about fatherhood and his great foundation called The Greer Campaign. Their mission is to provide education to fathers to assist them in their rights and responsibility to their children. Striving to support men and their families in becoming well-rounded in every aspect of life, they host workshops and outings with the entire family to help fathers and children reach their full potential.

Through their online forums, they connect fathers from all walks of life and answer questions on a wide variety of issues related to fatherhood and the unique challenges they face. By providing mentorship, educational tools, and guidance in various forms to best suit each family unit, they are committed to the development of our communities.

#37 – Autism Awareness Month – John Stump

The Life of Dad Show - Episode 37 - Autism Awareness Month - John Stump

Tommy Riles and Art Eddy invite one of Art’s friends, John Stump, on the show to talk about autism. April is Autism Awareness month, and to help raise awareness, John talks to the guys about the signs of autism.

He discusses how he and his wife found out that their oldest daughter has Asperger’s and what they did to educate themselves on the autism spectrum.

Learn more about autism at Autism Speaks.

#36 – Richard Dent

The Life of Dad Show - Episode 36 - Richard Dent

Tommy Riles and Art Eddy talk about the NCAA Tournament Championship Game and the Life of Dad bracket winner. They also have Super Bowl XX MVP Richard Dent from the Chicago Bears on the show to talk about football and fatherhood…and of course the Super Bowl Shuffle.

Richard Dent, former NFL defensive end and Atlanta football legend, was honored in his hometown community as part of a special program called “Hometown Hall of Famers” presented by the Pro Football Hall of Fame and Allstate. Recently Dent was recognized by representatives of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Allstate Insurance Company and the Atlanta community during a special ceremony at Crim Open Campus High School.