Instructions for Fathers of Daughters

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What started as a class discussion turned into a revelation for this teacher, and some instructions every father needs to know.

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A Dad Gets a New Perspective on Family When He Talks to a Teen Who Deeply Wants One

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Dad Rich Valenza founded an organization to help find homes for foster kids. One day he met a 15 year old who made him feel needed more than ever, a boy who still needs the home of his dreams.

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Jim Carrey, Sex Educator

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Clint Greagen explains how Jim Carrey helped him start the sex ed conversation with his 8-year old son.

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“Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting

“Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting

B.K. Mullen offers a parent’s perspective on a Florida mother’s recent campaign to have “Breaking Bad” figures removed from a national toy store chain.

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The “Pretty” Prison: the Dad of a Daughter Ponders the Weight of a Word

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A dad discovers a common compliment for girls is not as positive as many think. It is a trap. Here is his plan to free his daughter from its grasp.

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How Not To Work With Special Needs Kids

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David Perry explains the importance of consistency in teaching skills to his son.

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A Dad Decides It is Time to Tell His Teen Daughter the Truth

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“Do as I say, not as I did” could be the mantra of many parents who experimented in their youth. This dad decided the days for hypocrisies had come to an end.

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11 Things Dads Who Suffer Miscarriages Need to Know

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When a miscarriage happens, dads often step to the sidelines. October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, and this is for dads who have had one of life’s most difficult disappointments.

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Dear Son, You Have Taught Me So Much …

Dear Son by Larry Hagner

Founder of The Good Dad Project Larry Hagner thought he was teaching his son … but here’s what he learned.

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A Dad Talks Openly About a Miscarriage and the Effect It Had on Him

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Dads can often be forgotten in the devastation of a miscarriage. One dad shares his experience in hopes of helping other dads going through it.

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The Quickest Way To A Kid’s Heart

Doyin Richards explains how cooking can be one of the best ways parents can bond with their children.

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Why Falling in Love Is Impossible (and What You Can Do About It)

Why Falling in Love Is Impossible (and What You Can Do About It)

Nick Pavlidis argues that true love doesn’t come instantly, but rather is built over time, as two people embrace each other’s imperfections and learn to accept who they really are.

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This Is What You Should Be Feeding Your Child

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Filling your child with love, by Jon Vaughn.

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Guilt is a Terrible Reason to Show Your Love

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Have you ever given a gift to assuage guilt for what you couldn’t give your kids? What would happen if you gave the gift of you instead?

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A Unified-Field Theory Of Parenting

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In the world’s oldest experiment called parenting, you and the rest of the world are the two objects; your actions (both good and bad) are the unseen forces and your child is the field in between.

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Being the Primary Caregiver Doesn’t Mean Being the Favorite Parent. And Sometimes That Really Sucks.

Being the Primary Caregiver Doesn’t Mean Being the Favorite Parent. And Sometimes That Really Sucks.

Dave Lesser knows that he can’t always be his children’s favorite parent. But that doesn’t make it hurt any less.

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