A Father’s Lesson in Parenting Through Adversity

I suddenly realized that it is I who needs to deal with this, not her.

Sailing Lessons

There is much to be heard in the silence between a father and his daughter.

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   […]