Step Back – Parenting From a Proper Distance

Step Back – Parenting From a Proper Distance

In parenting, what is the appropriate distance to allow between yourself and your child?

Travelling With Kids: The Dads & Families Podcast Episode 65


Travelling with two toddlers can be as difficult as it sounds.

What My Daughter’s Misbehavior Taught Me About Meditation

What My Daughters by feli

Ty Phillips finds a powerful philosophy lesson in a challenging parenting moment.

To The Lady Who Called My Toddler a ‘Thug’

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“I knew he would inevitably face discrimination. What I didn’t realize was how early in my son’s life he would be stereotyped, labeled and feared.”

How to Push Through When Our Kids Reject Us

Sacrifice by Silvinka

In the face of his toddler’s rejection, Ty Phillips reminds us of the real reason we meet others’ needs.

Dads & Families Podcast Episode 52: #Dads4Oren


As we lose one of our own, we do as he would have done. Carry on, and love always.

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


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

Tale Of The Tape: Babies vs. Toddlers

Is the baby stage or the toddler stage more difficult to manage? Doyin Richards shares his opinions on the topic.

What I Learned About Adult Rebellion From My 3-Year-Old Daughter

What I Learned by Citril

Learning to defuse his daughter’s tantrums taught Ty Phillips a surprising lesson about himself.

Climate Change, Blizzards, and School Snow-Days

Climate Change, Blizzards, School Snow Days

Alex Barnett doesn’t think he can handle another school snow day and he blames climate change.

“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.

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…

Five Things I Was Desperate For My Son To Do Until He Actually Started Doing Them


Dad and Buried could not WAIT for his young son to be able to do certain things. Until he did them. Now we have a desperate dad wanting to turn back time.

A Dad’s Sad Good-Bye to the Baby Years


In a conversation with his two-year old daughter, blogger Ian Colvin realized that he is about to say good bye to the “baby years” forever. He’s not sure he is ready.

Home Alone…..I Wish

Home Alone

Alex Barnett is looking forward to traveling with his three year old son for the holidays. Or maybe not.

Why My Three Year Old Son Won’t Eat, Bathe or Sleep

My Three Year Old

What do you do when you’re having power struggles with your three year old son every night?