Why I’m Honest With My 9-Year-Old Son About Being an Addict

Norine Dworkin-McDaniel is a wife, mom, and businesswoman. She is also an addict. And she talks about her addiction with her son. Why? Because she doesn’t know how not to.

3 Must-Have Values I Want My Children to Live With

Mike Berry wants to teach his kids some rock-solid values.

Watch These Men Break the ‘Like Father, Like Son’ Formula

SoulPancake talks to men about the influence of their fathers and the approach they bring to being dads today.

Why it’s Wrong for Pediatricians to Eliminate Daily Screen Time Recommendations

What does more screen time mean for your children?

Embracing Your Past

Guys, when did you learn to become a man? Chris Forte didn’t learn until he hit a crisis in his mid 20s.

I’ve Got Your Back!

Millo Aldea has seen incredible things in his life, but nothing as beautiful as his Autistic son.

A Letter to My Son: Four Life Lessons From The Mets World Series Run

Worlds collided on a couch dusted with chip flavoring, optimism, and the sound of fingernails being chomped. A letter from a father to his son, after coming together for the Mets World Series run.

3 Hurtful Things I Hope You Never Say to Your Son

These three zingers put your son’s self-esteem and healthy development at grave risk.

The Hardest Part Is the Failure, but It’s Better Than the Alternative

As a parent, it’s hard to see your child fail. But remember, failing is a necessary part of their growth.

Two Films, Two Boys, One Conclusion: When It Comes to Masculinity, the Past Seems Here to Stay

Jessicah Lahitou looks to start a conversation about modern manhood by looking at the themes of male friendship, father figures, violence, football, and teen awkwardness.

Riding Motorcycles With My Old Man

On that trip our bikes were both going on the same journey, in the same direction. There was no competition. We just got up in the morning and rode. We were at peace.

What My Son’s Stay in a Psychiatric Hospital Taught Me About Resilience

Neither he, nor I, can pinpoint one obviously traumatic event that created his pain, but his life is littered with pain past and present. It is pain from a thousand tiny cuts that add up to one massive hemorrhage.

5 Boys From My Past Who Shape How I Raise My Son

I feel incredibly lucky to have known, to still know, and/or to have obsessively loved each of these guys.

My Dream: One Last Hunt With My Grandfather

If you could spend one last day with someone who’s passed, who would you choose, and how would you spend it?

I Walked 1,400 Miles After My Son Died and Finally Forgave Myself

Barry Adkins walked 1,400 miles to speak in different schools about his loss of a son due to binge drinking. But the walk itself showed him so much – forgiveness, grief, and moving forward.

The Birth of My Fourth Son Awakened My Faith

Lisa Bevere on how her son catalyzed her leap of faith into Christianity.