Wanting your kid to not fall into the gender stereotype is as bad, to me, as wanting your kid to be exactly in line with the stereotype.
Since he grew up without a father, Jamie was uncertain who he was as one. His daughter showed him. Here;s how.
The day our little girls have their first period is a powerful moment in their lives. Unfortunately, some dads mess it up.
It begins with the decision that the legacy of shame left behind by a toxic parent won’t be the way your story will end.
For adult children of alcoholics, trying to be perfect and a people-pleaser comes with weak boundaries.
The void he felt since his father died was filled in an unexpected way.
I suddenly realized that it is I who needs to deal with this, not her.
There is much to be heard in the silence between a father and his daughter.
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. ◊♦◊ FEATURING GUEST COLUMNIST: RANDY SIMONS It was early October. Cold.…
Fatherhood is an experience that doesn’t end. Once you become a father your identity is forever changed.
How do you want you son or daughter to approach the world?
In Part 8 of the series, “Every Family Has a Story,” Darla Johnson shows you how to arm yourself with good information as a caregiver.
What is wrong with boys these days? Tony Amore turns the hose on those rabid teenagers.
When a video game mirrors the struggle of a young girl and her dying father, she thanks the creators in a beautiful, unexpected way.
This dad created a picture book to teach his daughter that chemistry can be fun.
Ilana Masad opens up about her father’s death. When I was fifteen years old, my father found out he had Stage IV lung cancer. He’d been wheezing on our weekly walks to his mom’s place for a while and coughing more than usual, so we all knew something was wrong, just not how wrong it…