I Took Back My Father’s Name

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I often hear people giving thanks to the strong women that raised them. Mentions of a dad’s impact is rare. Perhaps because it’s a mystery to me personally, but I long for more stories about great men raising children.

My Daughter Throws Like a Girl and My Son Is Such a Boy

My Daughter Throws Like a Girl and My Son Is Such a Boy

Dave Lesser can’t ignore the innate gender differences between his daughter and son, but won’t let them be limited or defined by phrases like “girly-girl” or “boys will be boys.”

‘Big Hero 6′ A Must See for Disney Fans of All Ages

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People will fall in love with Baymax, a puffy robot with a big heart.

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.

The Reluctant Line Judge

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Keith Stewart wanted to support his niece, little did he know he would become a line judge and learn a valuable lesson about family.

Two Dads, Three Babies, Three Different Surrogates

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Life is about to get three times more hectic for Luke Harris and Daryl Lee.

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

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

Your Greatest Adventure

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Living, growing, learning, loving … now that’s an adventure.

Gimme the Beat, Boys, and Free My Soul: A Playlist for Divorced Dads

Gimme the Beat, Boys, and Free My Soul: A Playlist for Divorced Dads

Many of the best songs are written about break-ups, but do any of them speak to what a divorced father is going through? Ben Railton shares this playlist of six songs that do…

A Grandmother’s Legacy: A Single Black Gay Man Adopts

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When Alvin decided to adopt, he wasn’t ready for response from his communities.

How to Find the Courage to Travel With Kids

How to Find the Courage to Travel With Kids

Cliff Hsia explains how traveling with your kids can be a wonderfully enriching experience for the whole family, if you have the courage to try.

Saving a Neighborhood with Birdhouses

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Dan Szczesny returns to his old haunting grounds and finds hope amid the decay.

Fall: Climbing That Mountain

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Despite a terminal cancer diagnosis, Oren Miller embraces life and treks through the mountains with his family, reveling in every moment.

3 Steps These Parenting Experts Take When Feeling Like a Bad Parent

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We all know parenting isn’t the easiest job in the world, but Lina Acosta Sandaal has a few steps to make it easier.

Preaching Work-Life Balance, Coaches Arians and Wooden Are Role Models For Modern Fathers and Husbands

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Wai Sallas explains that there are still good role models in sports . . . We’re just looking in the wrong place.

This Video Will Make You Reconsider How You Talk About Yourself In Front of Your Kids

This Video Will Make You Reconsider How You Talk About Yourself In Front of Your Kids

If your child asked “What’s your favorite part of your body?”, what would your answer tell them about self-esteem and your own personal body image issues?