The Two-Hour Father

The Two-Hour Father

Following his divorce, Nick Murosky now lives two hours away from his children. He walks us through what goes through his head during the long drive back after their time together.

We See You: An Open Letter to Our Child Support Agency

We See You: An Open Letter to Our Child Support Agency

Dealing with the emotions and logistics behind child support payments can be a loaded proposition, which is why Rick and Jana Craft decided to pen this thank you letter to their local child support services office for all of their help over the years.

Single Dad… Not Singled Out: How to Maintain Your Relevance with Your Kids If You Don’t See Them Every Week

Single Dad… Not Singled Out: How to Maintain Your Relevance with Your Kids If You Don’t See Them Every Week

Dr. David Lee Asbery assembled these ten suggestions for how fathers can stay present in the lives of their children following separations or divorce.

Because He Reads the Bible

Bible

Dakota Garilli expertly explores the age-old tensions between religion and sexuality, parents and children.

What One Dad Learned from Five Months of Travel

What One Dad Learned from Five Months of Travel

Cliff Hsia traveled all over the world with his family for five months straight. Here’s what he learned along the way…

One Dad Went to Amazing Lengths to See If His Daughter Was Ready for Pierced Ears

One Dad Went to Amazing Lengths to See If His Daughter Was Ready for Pierced Ears

Leland Buck’s young daughter really wanted to get her ears pierced, but wasn’t sure she could go through with it, so he decided to lead by example…

The Day I Stood in the Command Tent Hearing of Your Death, Father

Airman

Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.

Why Fathers Should Choose Their Words Reverently

Why Fathers Should Choose Their Words Reverently

Douglas Thompson talks about how much words can matter in the relationship between a father and his children.

4 Words All Dads of Daughters Need to Hear

4 Words All Dads of Daughters Need to Hear

Jeff Bogle has a message for every dad of a newborn daughter, a crucial piece of advice that can be summed up in four simple words…

Changing Your Perception About Child Support

Changing Your Perception About Child Support

Dr. David Lee Asbery discusses how his views about child support changed after his own divorce and suggests ways that men can start viewing similar situations in a new light.

Lessons Learned From Summer Camp That Your Kids Can Apply This School Year

Lessons Learned From Summer Camp That Your Kids Can Apply This School Year

Now that your kids are home from camp and headed back to school, Christopher Britton has some suggestions for how they can take what they learned at camp and apply it to their school year.

Travel Lessons: Time Is the Only Currency

Travel Lessons: Time Is the Only Currency

Once Cliff Hsia stopped worrying about his career and made it a priority to travel more with his family, he quickly realized that time is the most valuable thing in the world.

How to Teach Young Kids about Water Conservation

How to Teach Young Kids about Water Conservation

Faced with the drought in his home state, Californian Mike Heenan came up with five simple ways to teach his daughter about the importance of water conservation.

Giving an Allowance: Are You Raising a Shoplifter or a CEO?

Giving an Allowance: Are You Raising a Shoplifter or a CEO?

Mike Reynolds considers the hypothetical extremes—the pros, cons, and everything in between—of deciding whether or not to give his five-year-old daughter her first allowance.

Every Dad’s Back to School List

Every Dad’s Back to School List

Nathaniel Turner has assembled a list of twenty-one ways that fathers can be more engaged and involved during the annual “back to school” season.

Taco Today: Learning to Love Cooking for One After a Separation

Taco Today: Learning to Love Cooking for One After a Separation

Newly separated, Ben Railton is beginning to realize that cooking for himself can be just as meaningful as cooking for his entire family.