Double Duty Daddy

AMEX Platinum 100K Offer – Won’t last!

  Right now Amex is offering a 100,000 membership reward points bonus offer if approved for the Amex Platinum card. For those of you who don’t follow credit cards close enough or at all, this is an insanely generous offer even with the $450 annual fee that isn’t waived. The [...]

August 27, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 0

My Favorite Airline Miles

There are a few tricks within the Points and Miles Travel community that I like to keep on the hush hush, simply because if I shared it with too many people, well, it could jeopardize the continuity of it. But I see too many people book American Airlines awards without having a clue [...]

August 26, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 2

Miami Spice Month: August 1 – September 30

Happy 1st day of school to all you parents out there. Hope your little ones have a great academic year. Don’t forget to take a break for yourself from the back to school insanity! If you live in South Florida, love great food and enjoy dining out, then you must know [...]

August 24, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 0

Reminiscing About Sleep

In the spirit of #TBT and the fact that my mom brought it up today, the sleeping portion at night of G&O in the first 18 months of their lives was a whirlwind. We’d wake up every night, a few times a night even and try to soothe them back [...]

August 21, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 0

GIVEAWAY! Pair of AA Admirals Club Lounge Passes

To say ‘thank you’ for supporting Double Duty Daddy, I’m giving away (2) American Airlines Admiral lounge passes  for you to enjoy at any AA Admirals Club location. AA has lounges all over the world. The clubs are nice way to avoid the terminal waiting area, attain free wifi, and enjoy free snack and drinks. Here [...]

August 19, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 10

AAdvantage Status Challenge

Last week prior to my trip to Rio, I decided to sign up for the American Airlines AAdvantage Elite Status Challenge to attain AA Gold status through February 2017. AA Gold is the lowest tier of elite status on American Airlines and comes with moderately decent benefits.  Platinum and Executive Platinum are the other [...]

August 18, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 0

“What do you mean, TWO?”

I’m always asked,  “What was your reaction when you found out you were having twins?”, “Are they fraternal or identical?”,  and my personal favorite, “Do twins run in your family?”. To the last question, I always answer the same way, “Identical twins are not hereditary, fraternal are.” Scientific research shows a [...]

August 13, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 2

Credit Card Rewards: What’s Your Type?

  Disclaimer: I am not a financial professional or credit card consultant, nor do I claim to be. Do your research before applying for credit cards and understand how it impacts your overall credit health.  Before I start posting about specific topics in the points & miles world, I wanted to [...]

August 12, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 1

The Travel Hacker

I’m a travel hacker. Sounds bad, right? A more politically correct way to describe it is I’m a credit card/miles/points/travel enthusiast who knows a thing or two about how credit scores are compiled, each banks’ credit card products, points earning structure and the ins and outs of airline/hotel reward programs.I [...]

August 9, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 3

There Goes Japan

The moment we found out we were going to have “a” baby, the reaction wasn’t what you would expect. It was a Friday evening, we were out to dinner planning a trip to Japan for later in the year. Just enjoying the start to another weekend, no kids and in [...]

August 7, 2015 DD Daddy Posts 0