Dear Parent: About THAT Kid

that kid

You know those kids…the ones who swear in class or push other kids on the playground. Amy Murray is a teacher who wants to tell you—she knows them too.

Raising Children in the Music Industry: An Interview with Dave, Jake, and Casey Hanner

IMG_3852

Jake and Casey of ‘Donora’ and their dad, Dave, talk about raising passionate, creative children in the music industry.

Top 5 Things I’ve Learned from ‘Sesame Street’

sesame street

‘Sesame Street’ is Celebrating Their 45th Anniversary this week. James Halcomb talks about what boys learn by watching this classic show from his childhood.

How Keira Knightley’s Breasts Inspired Family Body Image Talk

How Keira Knightley’s Breasts Inspired Family Body Image Talk

Mike Reynolds discusses how Keira Knightley’s recent provocative stance against photoshopped images made him consider his own body image anxieties and how he hopes his daughters will feel about their bodies in the future.

Age Doesn’t Dim His Blue Eyes

The author being held by his dad FOR 11-12-14

Dan Szczesny searches for connections with the dad of his youth.

A Dad Cries Out “Thomas the Train, and the British, Have Poisoned My Son!”

14429706265_c4f5bbce06_z

His son used to be perfect. Now he is ruined. Was it drugs? Was it crime? No, the culprit according to this dad was that insufferable train Thomas, and the country that exported him to us.

Are We Adequately Preparing Our Boys and Young Men for Their Future?

school

GMP has a new Education Editor, and he’s interested in your submissions.

The Highs And Lows Of Parenting In The Digital Age

5402329186_49d30f22cb_z

There’s no denying it: technological distractions are abundant, and are even more so when you’re a parent. Joni Edelman on how to succeed in being savvy and a quality parent.

Teen Fathers: Trying and Barely Hanging On

teen father

Dr. Andrew Irvin Smiler continues to unpack the lives of teenage dads, identifying the struggles, the emotions, and feeling locked out of your own life.

Spider Man Swings into the new MARVELKIDS.COM

640px-Ultimate_Spider-Man_TV_Series_Slider

Marvel Introduces New MarvelKids.com Headlined By Expansive, Dedicated Spider-Man Destination!

HAVE FUN STORMING THE CASTLE!

photo

Alex Yarde stumbles upon stormthecastle.com the one stop shop for all your cosplay, mead making & terrarium building needs!

This Video Will Make You Reconsider How You Talk About Yourself In Front of Your Kids

This Video Will Make You Reconsider How You Talk About Yourself In Front of Your Kids

If your child asked “What’s your favorite part of your body?”, what would your answer tell them about self-esteem and your own personal body image issues?

Unbelievably Bad Comics: TUG!

JB Comic Top

Lesson #229: Think before you “hide” the Halloween Candy.

How I Supposedly Ended My Son’s Future as a Car-Racing Phenomenon

izz racecar

Joanna Schroeder tries to figure out how to keep her kids safe without squashing their independence.

Instructions for Fathers of Daughters

8218567148_4216ba316c_z

What started as a class discussion turned into a revelation for this teacher, and some instructions every father needs to know.

Patience: A Dad’s Confession

Patience by Larry Hagner

Good Dad Project Larry Hagner admits that, as a dad, he struggles every day with patience.