An Officer and a Gentleman

‘A man cannot be defined in one word,’ says Dana Delgardo, a transgender man who is finally living his life, his way.

The Moment of Enlightenment

Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ I haven’t been to church in ages (I grew up […]

An Open Letter to My Sons – What it Really Means to Be a Man

The truth about five sayings that have lessened what it means to be a man.

I Didn’t Know How Sexist I Was

I need to learn to love from my sisters, from my brothers, from my fellow humanity.

5 Ways Divorced Dads Can Continue to Bond With Their Children After Divorce

I hope you’ll take heart that, whatever your upbringing, you can engage in your kids’ lives and move forward with purpose and a renewed sense of direction.

The Day I Stopped Looking for My Soulmate

Jennifer Guinyard LMSW stopped looking for the man of her dreams and started loving herself.  ___ Society, family, friends and even strangers seem to be asking one question once you find yourself entering your 30s: have you found your soulmate? As if this is a prerequisite to middle age. The only way to sail through […]

This Dad Dressed Up as Darth Vadar to Wake His 2-Year-Old Son

What happens at the end is truly unexpected and amazing.

One Man Left Me Unprepared to Be a Dad

Fatherhood should be a learned skill. What happens when the teacher quits?

8 Boundaries Stepparents Should Never Cross

Many children whose parents are in new relationships feel insecure and might think their parent loves their new spouse more than they love them.

Am I Turning My Sons Into Wimps by Nurturing Them?

Why I didn’t learn to parent my sons from the world’s example.

Super Heroes are for Real

Father Ethan Bryan says – Super Heroes Are For Real.

What to Expect from Friends Wanting to See Your Newborn Baby

Have you seen the baby yet? Ya gotta see the baby!

Dump Trump – A Moral Imperative

Trump is the validation of racist, xenophobic, and misogynistic inclinations spoken aloud, cheered.

Passive Learning: The Forgotten Skill

Learning is only enjoyable when you remember to have fun with it.

A Divorced Dad Reflects: Graduation was Years Ago, But Life Commencement is Now

Bill Douglas’s youngest graduates from high school, and that fact has given him a moment. He realizes that he is less about graduation and more about commencement. Here’s how.

5 More Companies That Play the Perks Card Right

51 percent of Americans are not engaged at work. Here’s why…