Old School Dad Inspires Daughter to Seize the Hammer

Risa Dale was never called princess by her dad. Instead, he handed her some tools and she destroyed a house.

Why Do We Prefer Sons?

Did they think I was so disappointed in having a daughter I wouldn’t want another one? That I would be upset if I didn’t have a son, but my wife would be fine with it?

The Hardest Part of Being a Divorced Dad

Patrick Sallee can’t make his daughters’ pain go away … there’s a lot he can do to make their life better.

The Line Between Protecting and Hindering Your Daughters

‘Am I helping or hurting my coming-of-age daughter?’ Edgar Wilson boldly examines that question.

I Have a Daughter. . .and a Daughter-in-Law. . . They’re Both Married. . . To Each Other

Merv Kaufman finds life as a dad in the 21st century different than he imagined. And, boy, is he happy about it.

Lessons for My Daughters About Dating

The lessons we teach our daughters about dating will define their success.

The Drought Left Behind by My Father’s Death

Perhaps what I gained most from my father’s death was experiencing his humanity in real time. Not just as my dad. But as a man.

Yes, Dad’s a Man – But We CAN Talk About That

After sensing hesitation on talking about ‘girl’ things, Brian Gawlak reassures his daughter no subject is off limits.

5 Rules For Talking With Your ‘Tweenage’ Daughter

Aaron Saufley explores the intricacies and true meanings of conversations with his ‘tweenage’ daughter.

How My Daughter Makes Me a Better Man

Lance Burson saw he was the one learning when taking his daughter to college for her sophomore year

You Don’t Need a Good Dad to Find a Good Man

Having a good father isn’t a requirement for finding a good man or husband or partner or long-lasting significant other. In fact, having a hateful, hurtful and otherwise harmful father can help ensure that you won’t end up with a man who treats you the same.

What to Do When Your Daughter Wants to Do Porn

A dad’s 19-year-old daughter wants to be a porn star. Does he honor her choice or intervene?

How My Daddy Issues Saved My Life

Conventional wisdom says men should avoid women with ‘daddy issues.’ Liz Furl says hers have made her stronger, wiser, and a better relationship partner.

Peeling Back the Labels: My Newfound View of Men

What makes a good man? Yasmina Blackburn reflects on how perspectives can shape the views about men.

Fathers, Their Daughters and the Super Heroes, That Was the Dad Week We Had

Lead Dads Editor Rob Watson recaps the conversation we had here at the Good Men Project this week. Daughters bonding with dads in garages, and elsewhere. Then there were the super heroes. Catch up on anything you missed.

To My Daughters: You Are More Powerful Than You Ever Imagined

Patrick Sallee wants his daughters use the power of their words wisely.