A Dad of a Son Sounds Off: Boys Need Protecting Too

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This Dad has reassessed attitudes about sons who start dating and is tired of them being seen as threats. They need protection too, even if it is from themselves.

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

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

In Defense of the Older Parent

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Dan Szczesny, on being the man he could never have been twenty years ago.

Unbelievably Bad Comics: Keep. The. Door. Closed.

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Have you ever wondered what’s behind the door that doesn’t close…when it’s suddenly, inexplicably closed?

What’s a Dad to Do When His Daughter Wants to Dress as Han Solo?

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…put on a Princess Leia costume, of course.

My Daughter Ruined Time Travel for Me

My Daughter Ruined Time Travel for Me

Like most ’80s geeks, Tom Burns spent his childhood coveting the ability to time travel. But, once he became a father, everything changed…

When Should You Become a Parent?

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Older parents are becoming the norm, but are they better than younger parents?

Jim Carrey, Sex Educator

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Clint Greagen explains how Jim Carrey helped him start the sex ed conversation with his 8-year old son.

“Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting

“Breaking Bad” Action Figures and the Harsh Realities of Parenting

B.K. Mullen offers a parent’s perspective on a Florida mother’s recent campaign to have “Breaking Bad” figures removed from a national toy store chain.

Comment of the Day: “I don’t remember anyone telling me I was pretty.”

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Can harm be done by not telling a girl she is pretty?

Patience: A Dad’s Confession

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

A Letter to the People Who Hate Us Because of What Happened to Our Gay Son

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Linda Robertson addresses the hate she has been receiving surrounding the recent death of her son.

How Not To Work With Special Needs Kids

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David Perry explains the importance of consistency in teaching skills to his son.

Unbelievably Bad Comics: Teamwork!

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Ever wonder how some children seem to get through every defense an adult has?

Dear Son, You Have Taught Me So Much …

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Founder of The Good Dad Project Larry Hagner thought he was teaching his son … but here’s what he learned.

This Is What You Should Be Feeding Your Child

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Filling your child with love, by Jon Vaughn.