5 Ways to Become a Rock Star to Your Grandkids

“The role of a grandparent is not to spoil a grandchild. Your role is to teach life lessons.”

Check Out Next Week’s Dad Workshop and Learn How to Become a Wonderful Granddad

Watch for next week’s workshop! You’re a dad today, but you will be a granddad tomorrow. We’ll show you how to be one of the best!

For My Grandpa, Who Saw the Best in Everyone

Callie Fayen’s Grandpa taught her to find what she loved to do, and to do it well.

The Angry Lego Man in My Junk Drawer

What’s inside your junk drawer? My junk drawer is full of empty promises and broken dreams.

Working Parents: Building Caregiving Alliance With Grandparents

Kanesha Baynard Shares the Perks of Cross Generational Caregiving

My Dad Taught Me About Storytelling

John Trybulec’s father gets the last laugh about a 100-year-old trunk and its journey across the ocean.

A Dad’s Secret to Parenting Them After They’re Grown

One night Todd answered the phone and heard sobbing. He knew his parenting days were not over. Here are his insights.

Losing My Parents Made Me a Better Father

Tor Constantino shares 4 insights, drawn from the depths of loss, for happier, healthier parenting.

First Plane Rides: Connecting to my Childhood Through My Own Children

Josh Magill remembers his first plane trip.

100 Words on Love: I Don’t Want to Talk

“It’s a hell of a goddamned thing,” he said.

Equality Should Shine Through Generations

When Amelia’s 7-year-old son told her he was gay, she didn’t bat an eye. She credits the lessons learned from another generation.

How a Gay Grandparent will Lovingly Raise Black Boys

Anthony Carter feels his biggest challenge will be protecting their innocence and encouraging others to believe that black children have innocence and it is worth protecting.

Growing Up With the Source

Fouad Alaa feels that growing up with four unique parents shaped his personality far more than biology did.

100 Words on Love: February, 1942

The threat of war, the fear of death: none of that in the photograph.

Why “The Gift of Not Giving a Thing” Can Be Much Harder Than It Looks

Do your kids have too much stuff? Tom Burns explains why people keep giving them presents.

A Place in the World

Vaughan Granier reflects on the beauty of having 3 generations under one roof.