We are raising a new generation of boys into manhood, and we have the opportunity, and the obligation, to teach them that sex isn’t simply theirs for the taking.
A father recognizes his daughter is becoming the adult he helped to raise.
Embed from Getty Images—My children refer to Easter as Second Christmas. My son’s birthday is in late January, so he often gets a portion of his Christmas gifts on Christmas day, and follow up or associated gifts on his birthday. For example, if he were to get a PlayStation 4 for Christmas, he might get…
How do you break the ice to open communication with your son?
What do we do as fathers, as mothers, as humans to make the shootings stop, to make it safe for our children to go to school?
How can we fathers break social norms to discuss topics that matter instead of the superficial guy talk?
A Father reflects on how he wishes he had answered a tough question in his youth. Years later, his son’s answer makes him proud.
How did you learn about masculine ideology?
Embed from Getty Images—When I was a child, I had horrible nightmares. Some only once, but others were recurring. I remember a couple, specifically, but the most memorable was a dream I had often. In this dream, I woke to find that the Russians were invading our neighborhood. No one was home at my house,…
Do you and your son communicate using the same language?
Instead of teaching our daughters they don’t owe men anything, we should be teaching our sons not to expect anything.
What is the meaning of peanut butter crackers and aluminum foil soda cans? This father now understands his father a little better.
People will respect someone who admits that they were wrong. It isn’t that you made a mistake, it’s how you react and respond.
This bedtime routine between father and son includes “no nightmare kisses” for comfort.
Children will mimic what they see and hear from you.
John Williams recalls his father’s strong hands as he wonders how long his son will hold his hand.