7 Things Your Son Needs You to Know – But Won’t Ever Tell You

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Some boys will never tell you what’s on their minds, but don’t think they’re not paying attention to what’s happening around them.

Does Modesty Really Make Men Behave Better?

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Dad Tim Akimoff explores the ideas of nudity and modesty and how to address those issues with his sons

Dear Dad: Won’t Happen Overnight

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This Mother of 3 is haunted by the trauma of her deliveries. She needs her husband to be more open about it, but it will take time.

What I Learned From My Son After the Death of Our Dog

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Kari Wagner-Peck had trouble explaining the death of their beloved dog to her son, until she realized her boy had a lot to teach her, too.

Don’t Forget Our Boys Need Nurturing Too

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A mother asks that her son be granted the same love, support, and guidance that her daughters are offered in this world.

From A Father’s Diary: Sweet Sixteen and Blood Baths

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The many traumas of a father facing womanhood.

The Proud Dad of a Vocal Hero

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His son’s first vocal try-out was a bust, but this dad did not want to give up hope.
Then he got the phone call.

What Potty-Training My Son Taught Me About Myself

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Sometimes it’s our little ones who are teaching us how to live.

A Dad Puts Priorities in Order and Decides to Get Going

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Joe Marraccino is facing George Bailey/Wonderful Life crossroads. In his case, he really does not want his kids to live life as if he had never been born. He is addressing it, instead, this way.

How did the Ancient Athenians Raise their Sons?

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There can be much to learn from our cultural and philosophical forefathers in ancient Greece, even when it comes to how to raise our own sons.

The 30 Lessons I Learned From My Dad By the Time I Turned 30

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It is Jeff Moore’s birthday, and of all the gifts he has received, he cherishes thirty that came from his dad the most. Here they are.

A Dad Declares “My Son is Nothing Like Me, Fortunately!”

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This dad was not brought up to feel confident. He felt scared and helpless. It is his goal that he raise his own son to be nothing like that.

In relationship to my kids, I am humbled at what they have taught me

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One reader connected deeply with a story about what we can learn from children.

How This Dad Masters Four Little Kids at Once and Stays Champion of the Ring

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Mike Smith, the Sunshine Dad, masters taking care of his four toddlers, all at the same time. He shares his secrets.

9 Things Fatherhood Has Taught Me About Being a Man

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“They don’t want the ‘pretend you have it all together’ version of me, they simply want me. To be present. To be engaged. To be there. To be real.”

Dads in the Modern Family

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The word “dad” invokes something different now than it did even fifteen years ago. Alexandra Temblador takes a look at what it means in today’s modern family.