New dad Nunez is the executive chef at The Rex Steakhouse, an up-and-coming steakhouse in the heart of Redondo beach
Follow at: @chefwalternunez; @therexsteakhouse
Dad to: Harper, 8 months
Hometown: Long Beach
Favorite ways to spend family time in CA: Having lunch at the park with the family. Any moments with them are what makes everything worth it.
Your most rewarding fatherhood moment: I wouldn’t say I have one moment, but seeing her grow and learn things has been the most amazing part of this journey.
Biggest challenge as a dad: Reminding myself that it’s all going to be OK.
A father who inspires you and why: My father, the best example of what a father should be: strong, supportive and always there.
Best piece of advice for a new dad: There is no shame in asking for help or advice. You’re not alone in this, and the sun will rise again tomorrow.
Your biggest hope for your children: To be a good person to her friends, her family and the world.
How are you celebrating Father’s Day? A barbecue at The Rex Steakhouse to help other families celebrate their fathers!