As a single dad of 4 sons Michael saw a need to create an online community for single dads. After his divorce in 2001 when his sons were 10, 8, 6 and 4 he looked around and saw a lot of resources for single moms but few for single dads.

In 2014 Single Dad's Survival Guide E-Book become a Best-Seller on Amazon and the Single Dad's Thrive community was born.