The Ever Present Phenomenon of Stay-At Home Dads


Stay-at-home dads increased in a sluggish economy demanding creative daycare solutions. The result bred fathers, who today are reluctant to sacrifice time with their children.

When Mom is Emotionally Unstable: 7 Ways to Heal

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How do you figure out how to be in her presence—have a relationship with her—while not allowing yourself to be sucked into the vortex of her emotions?

7 Signs Your Teen Is Having Difficulty Coping With Divorce

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Divorce can be especially tough on teenagers. Here are 7 signs they’re in distress and 7 ways you can help.

When a Dad Finds out His Little Boy is a Born Hero


What he witnessed is what every dad hopes to see in their son, whether they know it or not. — She likes to tease her older brother, and he can’t stand affection. What do you think her greatest weapon is? Yep, hugs, and kisses! She knows very well all she has to do is love […]

How to Unspoil Your Son in 1 Simple Step

Unspoil Your Son by Mark Schillinger

In my experience, parents are partly responsible for “creating” sons that are indifferent, lazy or entitled.

How to Know If Breaking Up With Your Parents Is Healthy

How to Know by Alexandre Normand

Jordan Kozey outlines 5 scenarios in which cutting ties with your parents is the best course for everyone.

Life is a Game of Inches: Lessons From a 5-Year-Old Soccer Player

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The ball’s right in front of you, but the goal is far away. You could kick it as hard and fast as you can, but the chance you’ll hit your target is slim. Tyler Tervooren shows us the importance of patience and carefully crafted skills in life.

The #1 Mistake Parents Make When Starting Their Entrepreneurial Journey


Being a parent has given you everything you need to run a business.

Stars–They’re Just Like Us


Shevaun Brannigan uses a familiar image in a fresh, stunning, sustained way.

How to End Sibling Rivalry & Lower Your Kids’ Risk of Divorce at the Same Time

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Fighting siblings and divorcing spouses are more alike than you may think, and both can find peace by following these three steps.

Why Tell Anyone if You Were Abused as a Child? Six Reasons

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Just in the telling of the abuse, you are honoring the child who still remembers the pain. The confusion. The dread. The fear. And you are connecting with that child within you. Soothing him or her.

Dear Dad: The One With the Stay At Home Dad’s Helpful Creatures


A traditional mom does not understand why a dad would stay at home with his kids, and turns to ‘Dear Dad’ for advice.

Call for Submissions – Gay, Bi, Trans Like Me


It’s time to talk about the “right” way to be gay, or bi, or trans.

The #1 Way to Have a Low Maintenance Relationship


Is a low-maintenance relationship possible? According to Steven Lake, it is not only possible, but preferable.

A Note To The Good Man I Married

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Shanna Anderson has a few things her husband needs to know and they can help any blended family.

How Much of Your Past Should You Reveal to Your Teenager?


How do you let your teens know you understand the unique situations they find themselves in without confessing titillating details of your own past?