Wait It Out

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. ◊♦◊ It was on a mini-vacation, my family’s first real one […]

What Men REALLY Wish Women Knew About Them

It’s pretty simple really, and it’s not about sex.

The Good Dinosaur: I Want That Time Back

Sometimes, you watch a movie and then wonder what the heck you just did for an hour and a half.

3 Ways to Help Our Children Find Beauty in the World

When bad things are happening around us, we can teach our children how to focus on what is good.

Why I Refuse To Apologize for My Son Wearing a Dress

This loving mom believes her son has the right to express himself any way he wants, including as ‘gender creative’ and challenges people to see there is nothing wrong with his choices.

An Open Letter to My Husband

Thank you for loving me.

3 Reasons I Never Make Time for My Kids

I set aside time for almost every person in my life. Here is why I no longer do it for my children.

Father Knows Best: What 21st Century Men Can Learn From 1950s TV

Elliott Katz believes if dads ‘go back in time’ with their family dynamic, they will have a better future with their kids.

When I Was a Boy

Ah, the sweet memories of boyhood—playing kerb ball and muck ball and getting your first color TV.

When Your Fourth Grade Son is Called ‘Gay’

What do loving and supportive parents do when their courageous boy faces the challenge of navigating the heartache of societal judgment.

Your Deaf Kids and the Dinner Table

For hearing parents of deaf children, who have not learned to sign.

A Boy and His Bike

The freedom to go exploring on a bike can be the beginning of a young boy’s independence.

An Interview with Tim Matsui on Sex Trafficking in the United States

STAND corresponded with Matsui about his film and his efforts to educate and inspire others to take action on the issues related to sexual violence and trafficking.

Comment of the Day: ‘I was the one who raised my kids’

Getting a divorce allowed me and my kids to move forward.

The Best Definition of a Father to Millennials

As a millennial, this is how I would define a great father.

The Daddy Issue – A Post Father’s Day Reflection

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. ◊♦◊   Let’s admit it, Father’s Day isn’t quite as glamourous […]