5 Ways To Show A Father’s Love

There are some ways to show a father’s love that are easy to do, and then there are the hard ways that often leave te most impact. — I remember a time when I was a kid. I’d done something wrong and for the life of me I can’t remember what it was (that’s not […]

How are you teaching your son to be a “Good Man?”

Call for Submissions – Share your parenting tips!

The “Root” of My Dad

The unlikely conversation with my dad that inspired the parent I hope I’ve become.

Why I Can’t Be My Childrens’ Friend Right Now

It’s more important while they’re young to protect them and instill values.

The Magic of Fatherhood

DiaryDad still has a little magic to share with his kids. — I am watching my boys grow at a spectacular rate. Spectacular because they are growing big, strong, and healthy, but at the same time they just keep growing. Relentless in this goal  to break free of the title of my “little boys”.  That […]

Guy Time

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. ◊♦◊ Friday night is Take Out night at our home. All […]

Daughters Have Found Their Voice in the “For Love of Men” section

Did you have your dad wrapped around your finger?

5 Reasons Your Kids Don’t Need You to Be Awesome

Mike Berry reminds us that being present, not providing, is the key to being a great parent.

The Legacy of Dad’s Minestrone Soup

With him forever, my dad’s minestrone soup holds the secrets to who he is. It is indelible, much like his fingerprints, or heartbeat, but a mystery I cannot unravel.

We Should Talk about Paternal Bonding

Fathers need to be bond with their babies and that means becoming very physically involved at the earliest opportunity.

Dan Blackson: The Best is Yet to Come

Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate on what and how contemporary fathers do what they do, we’d like to bring […]

Time In A Bottle

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. ◊♦◊ Baby books are basically time capsules. It’s a place to […]

A Letter to the First Man in My Life

Louise Thayer lost her father at 16, but she remembers his music—and his love.

Dear New Dad: It’s OK to Take a Haitus, But You Must Take Care of Yourself

My son came early and I wasn’t prepared.

5 Steps to Help Your Kids Deal with Your Chronic Illness

When you’re a parent with chronic illness, you need all the help you can get to manage life. These five tips can help you get there.

Call for Submissions – My Brother is My Hero Because …

Our “For The Love of Men” section wants to share your stories about what makes your brother special.