Dear Dad: The One With the Cell Phone and the “Best Friend Mom”

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After realizing his friend finds himself in a similar position with an out of control teenage daughter, a frustrated father turns to ‘Dear Dad’ for advice.

Hey Dad, What’s the Best Age for Teaching your Kids Another Language?

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Easier than it looks? The Florence Myles on picking up a new language.

One Surefire Solution To Sibling Rivalry

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As the father of feuding sisters, Chris Farley Ratcliffe discovers the perfect solution to bringing peace to his home.

Day 20 – Nappy Flap Flop

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The philosopher George Santayana said, ‘Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it.’ Sam Avery is now pretty sure he knows what that means.

A Dad’s Victory Within A Struggle: His Kids Did Not Notice

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Faced with ongoing struggle, Tom Williams reflects on the importance of maintaining normalcy for his children.

What My Father Taught Me About Friendship

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Raised by a widowed father, she learned from him that there is only one word that describes true friendship.

I’m Taking a ‘Wear Beige and Lay Low’ Approach with My Teenager

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As the father of a teenage boy, I have become a skilled eggshell walker.

To My Son Who is Neither Here Nor There

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A mother watches her growing son and shares a prayer for the man he will become.

The Man Who Carried Snakes

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The search for manhood is like climbing a cliff to jump into a lake, going up is easy, but it’s a long way down.

A Man’s Guide to Parenting Your Inner Child

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Jonathan Delavan shares Buddhist-inspired wisdom and guidance on healing emotional wounds.

Loving Your Kid Is Easy. Liking? Not So Much

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As an exercise in restoring peace to his head and household, Brent Almond creates a list of what he likes most about his son.

Make the Last Days of Summer With Your Kids Count

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Summer’s nearly over and school’s around the corner. So make the most of playtime with your kids.

They Might Be Giants – Omnicorn (Dial-A-Song Week 32) Video!

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New York Post-Punk Underground Pioneers turned children’s song pied pipers TMBG debut OMNICORN!

How to Know If Breaking Up With Your Parents Is Healthy

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Jordan Kozey outlines 5 scenarios in which cutting ties with your parents is the best course for everyone.

A Dad Against ‘Dads Against Daughters Dating’

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Troubled by a t-shirt slogan and what it represents, Mike Reynolds explores the prospect of his daughters dating down the road.

10 Things Successful Modern Families Do Differently

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Family therapist Quentin Hafner pinpoints 10 characteristics of modern families that keep them happy, healthy, and hanging together.