A Gay Dad’s Requiem for a Little Boy Named Zachary

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Zachary’s mom killed him because she thought he might be gay. Rob Watson has this message: “I’m sorry.”

Why Your Family Should Take a Weekly Holiday from Technology

Why Your Family Should Take a Weekly Holiday from Technology

Josh Misner argues that spending one day per week technology-free has reaped immense benefits for both him and his family

Non-Believer and Chief: Will America Ever Have an Atheist President?

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Atheism is on the rise in America. Secularism and scientific thought is creating a generation of voters with the ability to think critically about the issues. Will the popularity of disbelief give rise to a political party devoid of religious factions?

5 Real Responses from Kids Living at Home Without Dad

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A 13 year old boy asks friends how they really felt about their parents splitting up when dad isn’t around like before.

Why Moms are to Blame for Babies Saying “Dada” First

Why Moms are to Blame for Babies Saying “Dada” First

Dave Lesser has his own theory regarding why babies often say one parent’s name long before the other

How Can You Protect Your Children from Commercials?

How Can I Protect My Children from Commercials?

Dr. Deborah Gilboa suggests strategies for how parents can talk to their kids about the unrealistic and often inappropriate messages that can be found in modern commercials.

8 Things That Will Make Your Brovaries Explode

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Guys get baby fever too, you know.

10 Things I Want to Tell My Kids Before They’re Too Cool to Listen

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This week, my daughter turned 10, and two things occurred to me. The first was how the heck do I have a 10-year-old.

17 Signs That Your Home Might Be Infested with Kids

17 Signs That Your Home Might Be Infested with Kids

Cort Ruddy has assembled a list of 17 sure-fire ways you can tell if your house might be crawling with children

Slow Travel with Children – What Does the Tortoise Say?

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Slow and steady wins more than just races.

The Night My Sons Gave Me “The Talk”

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Sue Nador writes of her aural lesson on oral matters.

Being a Dad Made Me a Better Sports Fan

Being a Dad Made Me a Better Sports Fan

Brandon Billinger is passionate about sports, but, once he became a father, he realized he had to show his son that being a fan means far more than just yelling and screaming

It’s “Just” Alcohol

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Barry Adkins’ son died of alcohol poisoning the day he moved out on his own. And Barry wants to help others so that something good will come out of that.

Monarch Butterflies in Winter

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“Power is as power does.” Patrick A. Howell races against his son on a cold spring day where monarchs reign and kings rule.

Parenting Is Not a Competition, But I’m Winning

Parenting Is Not a Competition, But I’m Winning

Dave Lesser wonders if the stereotypical parenting memes he sees every day really represent how modern parents are viewing their partners

American Indian Graduation Rates & Stereotypical Images On & Off the Field

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Debbie Reese explains the way that derogatory depictions of American Indians harms the self-image of young American Indian children.