It Could’ve Been Worse. McDonald’s Could’ve Banned Me For Life.

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A tale of one inexperienced dad and one not quite potty-trained daughter…

How America Messed Up Its Kids…And How We Can Fix Them

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Where did we go wrong in raising this generation, and how can we correct these mistakes? Take a look.

A Ray of Hope in a Violent World: My Son Got it Right

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Kids will learn some things all on their own. Spencer Dryden is thankful for this one.

With Conflicting Expectations for Men, How Do I Raise a Son?

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We want men to be able to problem-solve. We want them to empathize,too, and know when not to solve a problem. Aaron Anderson, a father, wonders what can parents of sons do?

No, I Don’t Need to Have a Son

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Before Nick Browne had children, he thought he wanted a boy. Here’s why that no longer matters to him.

10 Common Mistakes Parents Today Make (Me Included)

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“Prepare your child for the road, not the road for your child.”

The Day My Son Gave Up On Me. For Good.

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Lauen Cormier repairs the relationship between her son and her. No excuses this time.

Our Boys Are Now at Greater Risk Than Girls

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Dottie Lamm on recognizing the real at-risk youth of today.

Mourning the Loss of the Boy Who Becomes a Man

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On the baseball diamond, a mom learns to stop fearing her son growing up.

Young, Black, and Powerful

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Brandon Greene shares a poem dedicated to his son about growing up as a black man.

I Took Back My Father’s Name

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I often hear people giving thanks to the strong women that raised them. Mentions of a dad’s impact is rare. Perhaps because it’s a mystery to me personally, but I long for more stories about great men raising children.

The Path To Infinity And Beyond, With My Son

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John Patrick Weiss on how a children’s film inspired him to make time for loved ones.

My Son Likes Nail Polish

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Caren Chesler’s son wears pink nail polish simply because he likes it. She thinks that’s what makes him a leader.

What Mothers Need To Teach Their Sons About Sex

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Sue Nador taught her sons, “Your partner is a real person with real feelings and not some live action figure.”

5 Heartbreaking Lessons Every Parent Must Learn

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While parenting is great, Tor Constantino shares an underlying sadness that all loving parents ultimately face.

Sext Education – How Can Dads Get in The Picture?

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John C. Havens calls on Men and Dads to think deeply about the complex topic of ‘sexting’ and how to model behavior for our children to help them navigate this world of digital intimacy.