“Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting

“Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting

B.K. Mullen offers a parent’s perspective on a Florida mother’s recent campaign to have “Breaking Bad” figures removed from a national toy store chain.

3 Things Overworked Dads Must Do to Have Quality Time With Their Kids

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After bouncing back from losing everything, this father realized he sacrificed too much time away from his kids during the climb.

Someone You’re Close With Has Depression … So What Should You Do About It?

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Danny Baker has some solid advice for helping a loved one struggling with depression.

Comment of the Day: “Too often miscarriages are seen as only affecting the mother…”

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Prospective fathers are affected by miscarriages, but there is a lack of support for them.

‘The Book of Life’ The Perfect Date Movie

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A visually stimulating film that really shows you the power of true love.

3 Important Ways Men’s Sexuality Changes as They Age

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Andrew Smiler says changes in male sexuality in mid-life aren’t just about things going downhill.

Why Falling in Love Is Impossible (and What You Can Do About It)

Why Falling in Love Is Impossible (and What You Can Do About It)

Nick Pavlidis argues that true love doesn’t come instantly, but rather is built over time, as two people embrace each other’s imperfections and learn to accept who they really are.

10 Tips to Help Develop a Strong Family Bond

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Tom North, of the famous blended Beardsley family, reveals the real story behind the happy pictures—a tale of disconnection and abuse.

What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo?

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…put on a Princess Leia costume, of course.

The Legacy of a Good Man

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Abel Perez Sr. was a ‘nobody’ by the world’s standard, but his legacy tells a different story.

Being the Primary Caregiver Doesn’t Mean Being the Favorite Parent. And Sometimes That Really Sucks.

Being the Primary Caregiver Doesn’t Mean Being the Favorite Parent. And Sometimes That Really Sucks.

Dave Lesser knows that he can’t always be his children’s favorite parent. But that doesn’t make it hurt any less.

A Warrior Makes His Sister’s Wedding, and Her Day

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Warriors put their lives in harms way and sacrifice themselves for us all. Moments of grace such as these make life so much better.

Going Downhill With My Father

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For Mike Copperman, a family hike turned into a realization of the roles he and his father share in each other’s lives.

Pink Ribbons And Blue Balls

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“But how do you recover when you’re used to keeping things undercover?” Brian Rutter talks about being diagnosed with “two cancers for the price of one”—and surviving.

Sorry Folks, but Marriage is Work

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People would like to believe that once you find “The One” relationships stop being hard, but Mandy Brasher is here to remind us that’s not how life really works.

Great Experiences Build Memories: The Top 6 Ways Our Family Looks for Fun and Joy

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Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.