Timing

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. ◊♦◊ FEATURING GUEST COLUMNIST: RANDY SIMONS It was early October. Cold. […]

As Long As We Are Alive, We Are Fathers

Fatherhood is an experience that doesn’t end. Once you become a father your identity is forever changed.

10 Lessons Dads Can Teach Their Kids About Adventure

How do you want you son or daughter to approach the world?

A Surprisingly Simple Way to Help Your Special Needs Child

In Part 8 of the series, “Every Family Has a Story,” Darla Johnson shows you how to arm yourself with good information as a caregiver.

Raising Better Men Starts With How Boys Treat Girls

What is wrong with boys these days? Tony Amore turns the hose on those rabid teenagers.

End Game: Life in Simulation

When a video game mirrors the struggle of a young girl and her dying father, she thanks the creators in a beautiful, unexpected way.

One Father’s Mission to Make Science Fun & Accessible

This dad created a picture book to teach his daughter that chemistry can be fun.

When My Father Died I Had “Daddy Issues.”

Ilana Masad opens up about her father’s death. When I was fifteen years old, my father found out he had Stage IV lung cancer. He’d been wheezing on our weekly walks to his mom’s place for a while and coughing more than usual, so we all knew something was wrong, just not how wrong it […]

Life & Times Series: Part 5

Father Time presents:  “Life & Times – Fathers and Their Views about Time” Featuring a real-life dad offering his take on time  ◊♦◊ Tom B. (Washington) Age 34 Occupation: Shipping/Receiving Status: Married, two kids: Daughter age four, son seven months Wife is a homemaker and sanity-keeper FT: Describe a key distinction you’ve made about time as […]

Life & Times Series: Part 4

Father Time presents:  “Life & Times – Fathers and Their Views about Time” Featuring a real-life dad offering his take on time  ◊♦◊ Johnny L. (California) Age: 53 Occupation: Navy Retired/Disabled Veteran/Navy Contractor – Systems Engineer Status: Married 22 years (1994-Present) with 2 daughters, ages 18 and 17 Wife is a Public School Librarian. FT: […]

Life & Times Series: Part 3

Father Time presents:  “Life & Times – Fathers and Their Views about Time” Featuring a real-life dad offering his take on time  ◊♦◊ Kyle H. (New Mexico) Age: 32 Occupation: Owner of NMPreps LLC, Publisher of NMPreps.com Status: Married, two children. Son age 7, daughter age 3. Wife is in Accounts Receivable/Part Time at Chem-dry […]

What I’ve Learned From My Dad: A Daughter’s Reflection On A Lifetime Of Grit

What will your daughter have to say about you one day?

Red Alert! My Daughter Like-Likes A Boy

The scariest moment in any dad’s life who happens to have a daughter is the moment boys become a part of the picture.  — When my nine-year-old daughter Cindy mentioned to me – quite casually – that she “like-liked” George, a boy in her fourth-grade class, it seemed cute at first, as if she was […]

Life & Times Series: Part 1

Father Time presents: “Life & Times – Fathers and Their Views about Time” Featuring a real-life dad giving his take on time ◊♦◊ Randy S. (Idaho) Age: 34 Occupation: Department Manager in an ammunition manufacturing plant Status: Married with two daughters, ages 4 and 6 Wife is a full time RN, working night shift   […]

An Open Letter From a Stay-at-Home Mom to Her Daughters: Your Dad is THAT Kind of Man

This mom wanted her daughters to understand the dynamics of their family and the character of their dad. She explains.

Encouraging My Daughters To Stay Unique

The world can be cruel to our kids. The more we can encourage them to be unique, the better adults they will make.