There’s no big fancy fatherhood magazine, no Oprah for dads, and fewer father in older generations sat down with their sons and told them how to be a great father. So Derek Markham wants to share with dads what he has learned, in hopes it will help. Please add to the list.
Once, just once, I wanted to see him win.
Forgiveness can be a difficult lesson to teach our children as a Dad. It’s easier to hold a grudge. Jack Steiner knows the feeling intimately.Sometimes she visits me in my dreams. She ain’t broken then and neither am I. We’re at Charlie Trotters and I can’t be happier because the prettiest girl in the world…
In this installment of “Love, Recorded,” how do we give our children advice that is both enough and not so much that it stifles them. Look to the cookie?
My mind goes to the dark places I work so hard to fight against: tumor, cancer, six months to live, eight months, eight years …
Teaching gratitude, not “thank you”.
Jay Palter wants you to know that getting snipped is really not a big deal.
Kenny Bodanis has some sage advice for the parents of that kid who won’t stop screaming.
Eight year old teaches dad the joys of a kayaking camping trip
It was the Yellow Wasps versus the Highlight Cupcakes. Actually, it was a 36 year old, out-of-shape dad, versus fourteen seven-year-old girls.
Getting a child’s informed consent to donate their organs is as much fun as it sounds.
Life with children calls for compromises, but it can’t keep you from making love.
Tell her everything now, while she’s listening.
We both became adversaries with our ego, to see which one would crumble first.
You can’t just dump your kids off and start drinking. What do you think this is, the Chuck E. Cheese?
Carving out time to take care of yourself is essential to maintaining energy through the first weeks of new fatherhood. Justin Cascio talks to Jon Finkel, a former columnist for GQ and Muscle & Fitness, about his new book, The Dadvantage.