Dads, It’s Time to Apply Good Office Habits to Our Children’s Classrooms


Children shouldn’t sit at desks all day. They need to stand, walk, and move around — just like we should do at work.

4 Ways Divorce Made Me a Better Man


Patrick Sallee wasn’t sure he’d survive his divorce. Three years later, he’s thriving.

Dear Dad: The One With the Circumcision Question


A single mom has no male influences and is unsure if she should circumcise her unborn son, so she turns to ‘Dear Dad’ for advice.

Poo, Puke, and Penises: 5 Bizarre Fossil Discoveries for Boys who Love Dinosaurs


Think dinosaur bones are cool? Check out what scientists found in these fossils from millions of years ago!

Embracing Shared Custody: How to Manage When Your Kids Are With Dad

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A divorced parent is rarely totally comfortable with their children gone, but it’s good for kids to be with both mom and dad. Karen Becker helps moms let go.

Why, Son, Why?

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Sam Avery recalls an evening where his twins gave him a bigger than normal mess to clean up.

How to End Sibling Rivalry & Lower Your Kids’ Risk of Divorce at the Same Time

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Fighting siblings and divorcing spouses are more alike than you may think, and both can find peace by following these three steps.

How to Hold Onto Romance After You Become Parents

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Becoming parents can make you forget about being in love. These tips can keep that from happening to you.

Tickled to Consent: Teaching Little Boys that No Means No

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Understanding the importance of giving, withholding, and respecting consent starts in childhood.

4 Parenting Lessons I Learned From Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out

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Mike Berry doesn’t just watch a movie. He finds the messages every parent needs to hear.

How Will I Know When I Am in a Body?


Nora Meiners writes as the white mother of a biracial son, reflecting on black male bodies and the perils that attend them.

Dear Men: It’s The Little Things


Arshiah Parween would like you to know it’s the little things she loves about men.

Dear Son, I Used To Be a Porn Writer. Love, Mom

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Before I was a mom, I was an X-rated writer. And I was actually pretty good at it.

7 Ways Single Dads Without Custody Can Create A Lasting Bond With Their Kids


It’s a difficult when there’s separation, but these tips can help you get closer to your kids. — If you are a single dad who does not have primary custody of your kids, or you’ve had to move far away from your children since the divorce, it can be difficult to maintain the close relationship […]

Your Daughter is Asleep on the Couch with a Strange Boy — What Do You Do?

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One dad made an unusual choice, and the story struck a real nerve. Here’s what a group of our writers had to say.

6 Ways Dads Can Love Their Daughters Better


How you treat your daughter now impacts her life and relationships. There are things every guy can do to show more love. — “Daddy, she’s prettier than me.” Those words ran through my mind like hot lava. I became physically sick when my little girl told me this. In fact, I realized, I had failed […]