How My Daughter Taught Me About Enlightenment


David Shechtman allows us to see a small, beautiful moment between him and his daughter, and shows us what gratitude is all about.

I Love Giving Gifts. Excessively. And That’s Ok.


Jeff Bogle finds that with Amex Membership Rewards®, he can just keep on giving. #sponsored

5 Tactics for Teaching Your Kids Thankfulness

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K.C. Procter knows how easy it is to get caught up in a self-centered lifestyle. But if we do that, as parents, how will we teach our kids to be grateful?

You Can Never Be Too Close To Your Ex After Divorce


Aaron Kaplan explains that just because you’re no longer married doesn’t mean that you are automatically not a great parent.

How to Be a More Mindful Parent

How to Be a More Mindful Parent

Cliff Hsia offers suggestions on how parents can attempt to be more present and engaged when interacting with their young children.

Dear Parent: About THAT Kid

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You know those kids…the ones who swear in class or push other kids on the playground. Amy Murray is a teacher who wants to tell you—she knows them too.

What I Learned About Depression by Being Depressed


Shawn Henfling shares what he’s learned about depression…from his own battles with depression.

My Son Missed Out On the Golden Age of Video Game Arcades

My Son Missed Out On the Golden Age of Video Game Arcades

Zach Rosenberg takes a nostalgic look back at the largely extinct video arcade and wonders what lessons his video game-loving son could’ve gleaned from the old-school arcade culture.

The Silver Lining of Life Changes


After the end of a ten year relationship and a 3,000 mile move, I had to relearn how to enjoy moments alone and how to grow and continue moving forward in life.

Raising Children in the Music Industry: An Interview with Dave, Jake, and Casey Hanner


Jake and Casey of ‘Donora’ and their dad, Dave, talk about raising passionate, creative children in the music industry.

Top 5 Things I’ve Learned from ‘Sesame Street’

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‘Sesame Street’ is Celebrating Their 45th Anniversary this week. James Halcomb talks about what boys learn by watching this classic show from his childhood.

How Keira Knightley’s Breasts Inspired Family Body Image Talk

How Keira Knightley’s Breasts Inspired Family Body Image Talk

Mike Reynolds discusses how Keira Knightley’s recent provocative stance against photoshopped images made him consider his own body image anxieties and how he hopes his daughters will feel about their bodies in the future.

Being a Feminist Dad Shouldn’t Be Controversial


For Tony Posnanski, raising his kids to be equal is a no-brainer.

Are We Adequately Preparing Our Boys and Young Men for Their Future?


GMP has a new Education Editor, and he’s interested in your submissions.

Teach Children About Adoption, Before Releasing Them On The Playground


Rachael Quinn Egan asks us to learn and teach our children well about Adoption this November, National Adoption Awareness Month.

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