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.

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.”

Daddying Up for the Kids

Why are dads more likely to see the value in a business conference than they are in a parenting conference?

Call for Submissions: A Teacher Who Changed My Son’s Life

It takes a village to raise a boy. We’d love to hear about a teacher who made a difference in your son’s life.

Yet Another Internet Addiction

But this time, it’s an internet addiction that’s productive.

The Police Have it Right

There’s simply too much stuff crossing our screens every waking moment of the day for us to check it all.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Beer

You don’t need to know everything about beer to enjoy it’s benefits, but here’s 10 things that might be useful to get a free one or two. — — Photo credit: Flickr/Steve Baker

Tiny Fires Can Make You Choose a Big Life

Keep an eye on the tiny fires, because something big is happening.

What Happens When a Trusted Man Teaches a Woman to Fight?

Relationships don’t have to be sexual to be meaningful and enlightening. Kai Morgan shares the story of discovering herself through a trusted teacher.

The Fall of Leadership as We Know it

Leadership is changing faster than most people can keep up. It’s changing because people are changing and so is our world view.

How to Know If It’s a Breakup Or a “Fake Up”

If you’re considering reconnecting with your ex, Theresa Byrne has a few questions for you that require honest answers.

Call for Submissions: The Teacher That Made a Difference in My Life

Were you too cool for school until you met THAT teacher?

The Best Way to Spark Your Creativity

If you want to be more creative, seek out new experiences. For me, it’s been substitute teaching.

This Guy Really Hates Me: A Guide to Handling Criticism

If isn’t meant to be helpful, then learn from it. If it’s meant to be hurtful, try not to take it to heart.

6 Messages I Wish I’d Heard as a Teen

The differences you have with your parents are natural and a good thing!

At What Age is it Easiest to Learn a Second Language?

Is it too late to learn a second language?