5 New Year’s Resolutions I’m Stealing From My Daughters

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Patrick Sallee admits he’s a thief who steals from his own kids. But in this case, the ends justify the means.

Do You Love My Black Santa Claus?

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For kids, it’s the little things that matter. If you do Christmas in any way, Santa’s a pretty influential guy. Why not let him represent all the diversity of the people who love him?

A Dad of a Daughter Sounds Off: We Need to Ditch the Term “Diva”

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When a stranger calls his daughter a “diva” this dad started to fume. He decided to speak out. Here is why he wants us to get rid of the term for good.

I Can Do This: Parenting Through the Haze of Mental Illness

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Ty Phillips remembers a day with his three-year-old daughter when anxiety and depression almost got the better of him.

Let’s Talk About Sex: Teaching Teens to Negotiate Sexual Intimacy

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If we acknowledge that sex can be a positive experience, we are better able to portray sex and intimate relationships as something worth waiting for.

5 Crippling Phrases Dads Should Never Say to Their Kids

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Tor Constantino calls for an end to five phrases many of us heard as children and may use as parents, because these words damage our kids.

10 Ways to Be Your Family’s Leader

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Jason Kiesau believes that creating a culture of respect, love, trust, togetherness, and fun in the home can lead to closer families.

The Insincerity of Modern Parenting

The Insincerity of Modern Parenting

Adam Hall wonders how modern parents can ever be honest about their kids when everything they say is constantly being recorded and scrutinized on social media.

Hell Yeah, Christmas Is About Toys and That’s Not a Bad Thing

Hell Yeah, Christmas Is About Toys and That’s Not a Bad Thing

There are many, many reasons for the holiday season, but, just because commercialization is gross, that doesn’t mean that we should forget how positive and constructive toys can be in the right hands.

No, My 10-Year-Old Son Isn’t Looking for a Girlfriend. He Likes Boys.

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People assume a 10-year-old boy in a Zumba class is after one thing. So why are they so shocked when he’s not?

Why I Took My Baby to #MillionsMarchSF

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Brandon Greene wanted to make sure that his tiny son did not miss this moment in their shared history.

Chinese Dad on Bus Kisses Daughter, Has to Defend Himself to Police

Chinese Dad on Bus Kisses Daughter, Has to Defend Himself to Police

A Chinese man was accused of inappropriate contact with a minor last week after a video went viral of him kissing his own daughter on a bus. Is the world we now live in?

From Bachelorhood to Mr. Badass: One Man’s Five-Year Transformation

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They dated each other’s H.S. friends, but never really met until he was about to go to war. Many challenges later, they have found their way home.

4 Holiday Shopping Tips for Dads With Daughters

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Shopping with and for daughters can be a frustrating ordeal, especially for single or divorced dads, but it doesn’t have to be.

Making it Work Without Working: The Story of a Stay-at-Home Dad

Making it Work Without Working: The Story of a Stay-at-Home-Dad

After being the primary caregiver for his kids for several years, Jeff Dotts thought he might be ready to return to the work force. He was wrong.

Why I Believe My Son’s Life is Safer if He Questions Authority

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Respect for authority is great, but blind obedience can leave a child open to all kinds of abuse.