Jay Palter is looking for some earring advice. For his son.
Jay Palter is a social media consultant and strategist specializing in developing personal brands online. An avid blogger and web content curator, he maintains several blogs (including jaypalter.ca, homemadedad.caand Newish in Edmonton). As an active father and "primary parent" to 3 kids, Jay is committed to expanding the domestic roles and responsibilities of dads—starting with his own role in his own family. You can find him on Twitter at @jaypalter, Google+ and Pinterest.
Jay Palter takes his 9 year olds on a summer road trip the whole family will appreciate now and remember, always.
Do dads have intuition about sick kids, or do they use their knowledge, experience, and data analysis? Is there a difference?
Your authentic voice is just one of the keys to success in both social media and in parenting, says Jay Palter.
Jay Palter has searched for a title that describes his role in the family, and finally settled on one. For now.
A vehicle and an open road. A destination without a fixed itinerary. Why does this excite Jay Palter so?
Contrary to popular opinion, Jay Palter believes that watching television can sometimes be a great family activity.
Scott Lyon explains why an Uber executive’s threat to dig up dirt on journalists was more than just an unfortunate remark.
T. Michael James Gives Tips on Creating Fun Family Routines
A dad read one of his favorite childhood books to his son. The next day, he found a connection to its author, Judith Viorst. And then, this happened.
When Carrie Underwood gave a 12 year-old boy his first kiss on stage, why didn’t we question our double standards about protecting girls vs “making men” out of boys?
We all have bad days, we all stumble. But there are seven things that people who are chronically unhappy have mastered.
This year, the word “feminist” appeared—briefly—on “Time” magazine’s list of words for banning. Carly Puch wonders, “What were they thinking?”
On the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, Anthony Doubek shares why the actions of even one person matter.
On one of the worst nights of his life, this teacher’s student showed him that good kids are still out there.
After much debate and speculation, Commissioner Roger Goodell handed out the league’s punishment to Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
“If you go into a marriage thinking you’re going to change the other person, you’re setting yourself up for failure.”
I love green spaces, shrines that have grown around trees, and rituals that worship nature.
Jordan Gray believes that your partner deserves to know how much she affects you.
Tim Mousseau rejects the labels victim and survivor. Instead, he is a learner who has forgiven his assaulter while facing his own demons.
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
Would the words, “I do” slip as easily from your lips if “until death do I part” came with a binding “no-backsies” clause?
Through the creative use of social media, Hadfield has made space exciting for a new generations of enthusiasts.
You might expect that Bruce Lee would tell us to take on adversity with sheer force, but this wisdom he learned from his mentor taught him a better way to be strong.
Men are falling behind very quickly, but it’s easy to miss the trend if we focus on long-term data and not recent students and graduates.