Father and Daughter Pancake Sunday

A perfect Sunday morning.

Learning To Let My Daughters Learn The Hard Way

In an effort to raise capable kids, it seems like I’m the one that needs to learn the most.

The Courage of Vulnerability: Becoming Better & More Whole Men

Showing our emotions is a strength.

You Can’t Do Your Kid’s Pushups

DiaryDad learned a lesson about strength, but first he had to do a lot of push-ups. I want to tread into the realm of teaching kids to be strong. I am a father of two young boys who I want to grow up to be strong men. I want my boys to be emotionally, mentally, […]

Comment of the Day: ‘When are we going to take responsibility for our actions?’

Sexual abuse should not get the silent treatment.

Six Truths to Speak Over Your Kids

Go to war for your kids, not against them.

Children Love the Dumps

Much can be learned from detritus. For Stephen Scott Whitaker, the dump is where children can “study the worst of us.”

Why The Story Of These Two 4-Year-Olds Meeting On The Beach Is Touching Hearts Everywhere

Get ready for your heart to melt.

A Short Guide to Firing Your Special-Needs Health Care Provider

In Part 10 of the series, “Every Family Has a Story,” Darla Johnson helps you think through the options if you need to change your special-needs child’s health care provider.

5 Reasons Adult Children Can Be Traumatized By Their Parent’s Divorce

They might be grown up and everything, but they’re still your kids. And your split is likely to rock their world.

Call for Submissions: My Two Dads

Is there more than one father in your life?

Comment of the Day: ‘It feels like male characters are portrayed as weaker’

Male- and female-targeted shows give the wrong message.

A Jolt of Fun for Dads

Ken Carfagno has a brilliant way to forge memories with your kids while you do routine errands.

I Resented My Husband’s Mother for Spoiling My Children

I learned too late what her love really meant.

Why Your Kids Need Gender Neutral Toys

Buying toys for your kid? Here’s why you should try one without the gender ties.

My Boy Was Just Like Me

An epic song from his childhood helped one dad understand what it means to leave a legacy.