Jeff Nelligan calls it “the combine grind”, showcases and try-outs and premier tourneys where college coaches from all three NCAA divisions congregate, analyze, measure, and decide which kids they’ll follow and recruit. Here is how he, and his sons, survived it.
It is meant as a compliment, but Boys in the Burbs have a slightly different reaction to being told they baby sit well.
A key program at Amazon.com for new parents is called “Amazon Moms.” Many Stay at Home Dads would like the company to end its gender bias. Boys in the Burbs raise their voices here.
A school scheduled a performance of And Then Came Tango, a play about two male penguins who save and father an orphaned egg. A homophobic mob demanded the play be cancelled, and the school complied. That was not OK for this dad. Here’s why.
“Fathering is the most profound spiritual work I’ve ever done. My love for my son has given me a higher purpose,” writes Craig Scott Brooke-Weiss. Here is how one man discovered himself transformed by living as a Dad.
Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate on what and how contemporary fathers do what they do, we’d like to bring […]
Mike, the Sunshine Dad, recently wrote an article about things taken for granted in his childless days. Then he realized he had present day things that someday would be on a similar list. Here is why he resolved not to let that happen.
His son Chris had a bad day, but as a dad, Sean was willing to cut some slack. More than that, he was filled with a profound respect. Here’s why.
You’re a dad with a daughter. Periods happen. You’ll survive, and so will she.
Nick and family are taking a trip to Jamaica, and he has more than Sunshine and Steel Drums to look forward to.
After getting up with his baby daughter in the middle of the night, dad Clint Edwards heard himself mutter to his wife, “You should be grateful.” Here is how he found out he was wrong.
A Dad Shares About the Huge Horrible Horrendous Fight He Had With His Wife —That She Never Knew About
Adam Hall was furious. Irate. Beside himself. He ranted, he raved, he fumed. Thanks to what he discovered, his wife was completely unaware of the fight they had. Here is how it went down.
One dad wondered what his five year-old would say if he gave her a Twitter account…
Brian Anderson had different values when he was a teen wanting to buy a certain CD. Now he is glad his parents said no and looks at the ideals he might have embraced.
Guess what goes off at bedtime in the Boys in the Burbs home !