Why You Need to Experience a Group Hug


In the heart of a group hug, powers of the universe living inside every one us, unlock to heal untold hurts.

The Pressure to Raise Great Men

The Pressure to Raise Great Men

Marie Roker-Jones’ teen son taught her that to become a great man is a continuous journey.

9 Tips to Help Raise Trustworthy Kids


Workable tips for parents to help squash lying behaviors.

Teaching Our Children to Love Their Enemies

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We can raise a whole generation of children who have the capacity to embody what all the great sages have instructed us: Love thy enemy.

The Dirty Little Secret Parents Are Hiding: We’re Actually Pretty Happy

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Nine silly and serious ways the hidden joys of parenthood surprised Joanna Schroeder when she became a mom.

10 Reasons Parenting is Not For the Weak

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Christina Romo has learned a lot from raising two boys. From farts to Legos to impromptu dance parties, she wouldn’t change a thing about it.

5 Ways My Son Teaches Me How to Be Happy

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Ariane Beeston thought it was her job to teach her son life’s lessons. Now she knows he’s here to teach her, too.

Raising a Son When All of Your Role Models Have Failed You

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Stopping the cycle of abuse is one challenge, but a bigger challenge is knowing how to raise a son when the men in your life are abusers.

3 Obnoxious Things People Say to Adoptive Parents

Receiving sticker therapy and playing doctor like any regular parent. Photo courtesy of Jenelle Geransky.

Please. Just stop.

A Prince, Even If Others Want to Make You A Pauper


When dressing for success Is not an option, there is help for young males.

Shedding the Role of The Father

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To role model true compassion, we need to give up ownership of our children.

Raising a Servant Leader: Giving Back on MLK Day of Service

Raising a Servant Leader Giving Back on MLK Day

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. exemplified servant leadership. When we teach our kids to lead with love and be of service to others, we show them the true meaning of leadership.

“Why Did You do That?” A Fun Look Into the Minds of Little Kids

Why Did you do that

Marie Roker-Jones take a wild guess at what goes on in the mind of small children.

11 Words You Need to Teach Your Son Before He Turns 6

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The things we say to our kids help shape their identity. Joanna Schroeder explains how a few key words and phrases can empower our sons.

The Dangers of Letting Your Life Revolve Around Your Kids

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Sometimes, it’s more important for kids to tag along with Dad as he goes about his business than it is for Dad to tag along with them as they go about theirs.

Why Video Video Games are Good for Boys and How You Can Help Them be Even Better

Video Games are Good for Boys

Alison Carr-Chellman offers insight into why video games are so enticing to boys and how we can leverage them for the good.