Date Night Play-by-Play

Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ FRIDAY 4:00 PM Kids are up from their afternoon siestas […]

Life and Times Series – Recap

Father Time presents:

“Life & Times – Fathers and Their Views about Time”

Featuring a real-life dad offering his take on time.

Call for Submissions: Tell Us About The Boss

No – not Bruce Springsteen, although we love him too. This Call for Submission is about the boss that signs your paycheck.

5 Things Extroverts Can Learn From Introverts

Introverts are known to be very good listeners. Unlike extroverts, who like to talk about everything, introverts prefer to observe and speak only when they have something constructive to add to the conversation.

Dispelling the Myth of the Magic Writer

Dan Szczesny answers the question “Where do you get your ideas?” with insight and humor—and a helpful look into the heart of a writer’s life.

Making it Work Without Working: The Story of a Stay-at-Home Dad

After being the primary caregiver for his kids for several years, Jeff Dotts thought he might be ready to return to the work force. He was wrong.

Making Yourself Work

Leo Babauta has some suggestions on how to overcome the fear and show up for yourself every day.

How the Career Advice We Give Our Kids is Failing Them

The advice kids get about their career can have unexpected and unintended consequences years later.

Consumerism vs. Minimalism

Why are we working so hard in order to buy so much, to have so much, to be burdened and cluttered by so much?

The Cure for Your Distraction Syndrome

Like all of us, Leo Babauta gets distracted. But he’s working to change that. Here’s how.

Learn How To Do Things

The Rev. Neil O’Farrell wants you to take some control of your life and learning.

“Nurturing Men are Sexy, so are Laundry doers.”

This comment by Juniper on the post Hey Slacker Dad, Parent the Way You Want and Stop Being a Jerk About It

Major Pain Comes Before Major Gain

Tim O’Connor examines how Jason Dufner’s PGA Championship victory proved once again that to win spectacularly at most anything, you had to have failed spectacularly.

The Myth of the Self-Made Man

We are far more interdependent than we realize, or at least than we care to admit.

“It bothers me when people look down on those who do dirty or the so called undesirable jobs.”

These comments are from KKZ and Tom B. on “Ask the Feminist Answers: Definitions, Recommendations and Media Violence Against Men.”

This Teen Walked 10 Miles in the Snow for a Job Interview and Got One Before He Arrived (Video)

Need some hope? This is what happens when determination meets a good heart.