Minecraft Tips: More TNT Recipes | Let’s Make my Dad Explode!

10 NEW Minecraft TNT recipes that you can craft in Minecraft 1.14. Learn how to make Seismic TNT, Split TNT, Arctic TNT, Chain Reaction TNT, Nuclear TNT, and more. “Hi, I’m Jax and today I’m using the More TNT datapack to see how many times I can blow up my dad. Which one is YOUR … Read moreMinecraft Tips: More TNT Recipes | Let’s Make my Dad Explode!

Jax Minecraft Tip #299: How to make torches WITHOUT any coal

Here’s another post from Jax’s series of  Minecraft tips.  Be sure to read till the end so you can see how these gamer tips also apply to real life. Just a reminder – these tips come from Jax’s vids on his YouTube channel (Jackson’s Toy Box) as well as the book he and I wrote called … Read moreJax Minecraft Tip #299: How to make torches WITHOUT any coal

Jax Minecraft Tip #27: How to Tell Time UNDERGROUND

Here’s another post from Jax’s series of  Minecraft tips.  Be sure to read till the end so you can see how these gamer tips also apply to real life. Just a reminder – these tips come from Jax’s vids on his YouTube channel (Jackson’s Toy Box) as well as the book he and I wrote called … Read moreJax Minecraft Tip #27: How to Tell Time UNDERGROUND

Jax Minecraft Tip #301: Secrets of the Gold Ingot

Here’s another post from Jax’s series of  Minecraft tips.  Be sure to read till the end so you can see how these gamer tips also apply to real life. Just a reminder – these tips come from Jax’s vids on his YouTube channel (Jackson’s Toy Box) as well as the book he and I wrote called … Read moreJax Minecraft Tip #301: Secrets of the Gold Ingot

Jax Minecraft Tip #47: A Fishing Rod is for MORE than just catching fish!

Here’s another post from Jax’s series of  Minecraft tips.  Be sure to read till the end so you can see how these gamer tips also apply to real life. Just a reminder – these tips come from Jax’s vids on his YouTube channel (Jackson’s Toy Box) as well as the book he and I wrote called … Read moreJax Minecraft Tip #47: A Fishing Rod is for MORE than just catching fish!

Jax Minecraft Tip 22: So long as you have a TORCH you will never DROWN

As we’ve discussed in the past, the game of Minecraft is filed with numerous life lessons. As a result, Jax has a series on this website that is designed to share some of his Minecraft tips. These tips come from Jax’s vids on his YouTube channel (Jackson’s Toy Box) as well as the book he … Read moreJax Minecraft Tip 22: So long as you have a TORCH you will never DROWN

Jax Minecraft Tip #18: Zombie Flesh – It’s What’s For Dinner

Here’s another post from Jax’s series of  Minecraft tips.  Be sure to read till the end so you can see how these gamer tips also apply to real life. Just a reminder – these tips come from Jax’s vids on his YouTube channel (Jackson’s Toy Box) as well as the book he and I wrote called … Read moreJax Minecraft Tip #18: Zombie Flesh – It’s What’s For Dinner

Diary of a Minecraft Dad

Who knows more about Minecraft – YOU or Jackson’s Dad?  Well, probably you, but in “Diary of a Minecraft Dad” you’ll get to learn a whole lot more – and as an added bonus you’ll be able to laugh as you read about the misadventures of Jackson’s 40-something-year-old dad trying to play the game. Parents … Read moreDiary of a Minecraft Dad

The Best of Series

At ThatHelpfulDad.com one of our goals is to share practical solutions and honest product reviews with you so that you can make more informed decisions on how you spend your time and what you spend your money on. On this you’ll find links to learn more about our most useful tips and favorite products – … Read moreThe Best of Series

2019 Best Chromebooks for Kids, Students, Bloggers, Working Professionals, & More

Best Chromebooks 2019 – I’ve been a longtime fan of Chromebooks and have been using these powerful little laptops for years. In this article, I’ll give you my recommendations for the best Chromebooks for kids, for students, for people looking to replace their traditional laptops with a Chromebook, and for bloggers and online marketers, and … Read more2019 Best Chromebooks for Kids, Students, Bloggers, Working Professionals, & More

How to Get What You Want in Life, Sales, and even the Dog World?

The Power of Persistence You can get what you want in life if you understand the Power of Persistence. Using the Power of Persistence is not hard — it starts with this simple formula:  ASK for what you want and don’t stop asking until you get it! In this article we’ll discuss tips and strategies … Read moreHow to Get What You Want in Life, Sales, and even the Dog World?

There is Beauty Everywhere… If You Only Look

Life Lesson #19: Everything is beautiful in its own time   Today’s life lesson about beauty was inspired by Antoine de Saint Exupery (author) who wrote… “One see clearly only with the heart; anything essential is invisible to the eyes.” BTW, that quote is from Saint Exupery’s legendary children’s’ book “The Little Prince” – one of … Read moreThere is Beauty Everywhere… If You Only Look

Choose Happiness Over Money – It’s the Path to True Wealth

Do What You Love

Happiness or Money? Whether you are just starting out in your career, you’re considering relocating for work, or perhaps even a complete career change at mid-life, you’re going to face the question “Should I choose Happiness or chase the Money?” In this article we’ll discuss why the choice does NOT have to be one or … Read moreChoose Happiness Over Money – It’s the Path to True Wealth

Use This Ridiculously Simple Time Management Cheat Sheet and Get Your To-Do List Done!

Time Management – It’s a Bear If time management was easy, we’d all be super productive and we wouldn’t need all those To Do Lists we love to make (but hate to actually do). Unfortunately the ability to use time wisely is a challenge for many people and most of the To Do lists we … Read moreUse This Ridiculously Simple Time Management Cheat Sheet and Get Your To-Do List Done!

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