What skills do you wish your father had taught you?
JD Roberto can be found 5 days a week as host of The Better Show, a nationally syndicated daytime talk show seen around the country. Game show fans known him from shows like The Price is Right and Shop 'Til You Drop, plus reality shows like Outback Jack, Are You Hot? and E! News Live. His writing has appeared in Parents Magazine, Huffington Post, the Los Angeles Times and on theBump.com. Check out his parenting blog at The Hands On Dad and follow him on twitter @jdroberto.
JD Roberto asks: What can the fathers of children lost in other American tragedies—Oklahoma City, Columbine—teach us in their responses to grief?
You don’t have to be a “kid person” to remain our friends after we have kids, just a “friend person.”
This isn’t about how we feel down the road. This is about that first split second when we realize that everything we know is about to change for good.
Raoul Wieland tries to balance his natural-born privileges with his own sadness and feelings of being unmoored to any larger social issue.
Nelson Mandela touched many, many lives. Here’s one of those stories.
Matt Brennan doesn’t think that Charles Barkley or any other celebrity should be raising your kids. — “Just because I can dunk a basketball, doesn’t mean I should raise your kids.” Charles Barkley said these words in a 1993 Nike Air commercial when he famously declared he is not a role model. Though he didn’t […]
Nelson Mandela’s impact will be felt for generations. Claire Thurston shares how Mandela’s two fathers helped to influence the type of man that he would become.
Our new Ethics & Values editor wants to hear your thoughts on living and legacy.
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Rising above your natural instincts is what needs to happen if you really want to have what you say you want.
This week, James Plunkett challenges his fellow millennials to stop pretending.
Alex Steed remembers the night his dad almost became a murderer.
Aly Windsor realizes that “He’s all boy” is ok with her.
James Fell offers a list of hard-learned lessons about life, bravery, and morality.
A new independent report reveals that the Denver Sheriff’s Department repeatedly ignored dozens of serious complaints by inmates against deputies.