Dad to the Bone: Mel Peralta
Mel Peralta: An entrepreneurial Dad to the bone and owner of Stadium Status.
Dadhood is the best and good fathers deserve to be highlighted. This is a new feature at The Bad Dads Club called - Dad to the bone where we feature some of the coolest Dads we know. We ask them a few fun questions and let them take it away from there. Welcome to The Bad Dads Club - Mel Peralta.
Please tell us a bit about who you are?
Mel Peralta: Hey, my name is Mel Peralta, I'm based out of NYC and I like to do fun stuff. #stadiumstatusgroup
How long have you been a Dad?
MP: 10 years!!! (WTF, where did the time go?!?)
Were or are you a baby wearing Dad?
What is a fun thing that you did with your kids this week?
MP: Got my ass handed to me in Chess by the 10 year old, while my 4 month old laughed hysterically. I think I was set up.
On a scale of 1 to 10 how would you rate your diaper changing ability?
What is your go to in a tantrum emergency?
MP: Signing to the baby, Bribery with the 10 year old.
What's the last movie you watched with your kids?
MP: It was wack, so let's skip a couple movies back: Jungle Book in 4D was TRUTH
What's your kid's favorite word?
MP: The baby sounds like a pterodactyl, so no words yet. The older one is fond of the phrase "Stop embarrassing me, Dad!"
The last book you read with your kids?
MP: "A is for Activist"
Favorite adult beverage?
MP: Hennessy (I'm from the Bronx, fams)
Favorite Skate Video part and/or Disney Princess?
MP: No skate video, but any Allen Iverson highlight video makes my day.
What makes you a "Bad Dad" (This is a good thing... AKA Way too awesome compared to everyone else)?
MP: The 10 year old just started his first job and the baby is forever smiling. I have no idea how I got here, but LIFE IS GOOD.
For more info on Mel and his awesomeness, please check out his site at www.stadiumstatusgroup.com or get at him on Instagram.