Ned Breslin shares a haunting story from his past.
Daniel De Guia considers how words and action can make a child feel, and how hard it is not to intervene on behalf of a stranger’s kid.
Tim Mousseau made up his mind a while ago that he is never having kids. And this shouldn’t bother you one bit.
Cliff Hsia breaks down the pros and cons of parents taking a “kidsmoon,” a.k.a. taking their first real vacation away from their children.
Two new initiatives are aiming to get parents to read more to their kids, and for new tech solutions to improve literacy.
Gever Tulley, founder of Tinkering School, discusses ‘dangerism,’ a term he’s coined for how our perception of danger deprives our kids of crucial learning experiences and opportunities for growth.
Ben Railton makes the case for why occasionally letting his sons win at board games can actually be more empathetic and educational than leaving the outcomes up to chance.
Great writers “show, don’t tell.” Ariel Chessler and his wife are following that motto while raising their daughters to recognize the power of women.
Ken Goldstein shares with us a video and story emphasizing the good that comes from foster care and adoption. He encourages us to share this movement.
Jay Snook reviews: A new adventure that takes you to new worlds and brings tough new challenges for Sora and Riku.
Have you forgotten how to play? Steven Lake reminds us how important it is to have FUN in your relationship.
After the birth of his daughter, Zechariah Newman began thinking about legacy, and why a family needs someone to chase their dreams.
‘Birdman’ encapsulates almost every classic male protagonist from Icarus through Faust, Charles Foster Kane, Willy Loman, Stanley Kowalski, Jake Gittes, Tony Montana…
What we say and show kids can often be two completely different things
Everyone talks about recycling, but what about re-purposing existing items? Shipping container to lunch counter – the ultimate re-purpose!
James Blakely was arrested in Idaho protesting for LGBTQ rights. Three months later, he had the opportunity to see two dear friends married in the courthouse. Tears of joy abounded.
Tor Constantino shares some of the future phrases he dreads hearing from his kids.
Hank Zona reads us parents the riot act for the negative impact we have on our children in Part I of his three-part series on adults and youth sports.
Talking points based on misinformation perpetuate discrimination and mistreatment.
A list of video resources for educating others about gender-based violence.
Sexual abuse survivor David Pittman’s constant search for connection left him feeling more and more alone, until he finally got help.
Sr. Royals Correspondent Justin Ricklefs explains how the World Series bound Royals built a winner by relying on youth, giving chances, taking that big risk, and having patience.
Oscar Pistorius has begun his five-year prison term. Is the sentence too much, too little or about right—we want to hear from you in the one question poll below.
In a world built to keep us safe, there is power in remembering how fragile we really are.
It is possible to deeply connect with almost anyone at any time, and here’s a simple way that works like magic.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
After 1000 punches, 1000 kicks, 500 knees and 500 elbows—every day— Thai Nguyen has an insight or two he’d like to share about fighting.
Jordan Gray was back and forth on whether or not he wanted to have children, so he interviewed 50 fathers to hear what they had to say.
A 12-step guide to surviving infidelity.