2:00 PM Jun 29, 2015
Recently we ran across an article that suggested that children live for the smile of their father. We thought there was power in that sentiment. Dad may not have to utter a word. His smile of approval or delight toward his children can lift a child higher than any trophy.
12:00 PM Jun 22, 2015
June 21 is Father’s Day. We think it’s one of the greatest days of the year. Why? Because we’re going to get a bunch of neckties from our children…probably the same ones off the rack that you’ll give to your dads? Sure.
2:00 PM May 25, 2015
Most of us have heard about “helicopter parents” – those moms and dads who watch over their child’s every move. “Hover” is the operative word here.
6:00 PM May 18, 2015
Ever ponder the meaning of life?
4:00 PM May 11, 2015
It seems that we live in an era of the blame game.
6:00 PM May 4, 2015
Recently, a father asked us, “How do I get my son to do what he’s supposed to do?
6:00 PM Apr 27, 2015
No one said that there was only one way to raise children.
12:00 PM Apr 20, 2015
A recent news story allowed us to peer into the life of Greg Wickherst, a single father of a 3-year-old daughter.
7:00 PM Apr 5, 2015
First, let’s acknowledge that we live in a society that uses money as the ultimate measuring stick.
2:00 PM Mar 30, 2015
Parents are often in a quandary about how to handle a child who acts contrary at best and possessed at worst.
8:00 PM Mar 23, 2015
The quality of your relationship with your spouse has a direct bearing on your children.
8:00 PM Mar 9, 2015
This is the year when many of us dads will resolve to make a change in how we parent our children. We’ll decide to listen more, be more present, be more forgiving and understanding—perhaps even to be a better husband.
2:00 PM Mar 2, 2015
We have been reading “Love Talk” by Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott.
10:00 AM Feb 23, 2015
We’ve written extensively about role models over the years.
2:00 PM Feb 16, 2015
We all live fast. Mom and dad scurry to work, to lunch, to meetings, to sporting events, to concerts and eventually back home.
2:00 PM Feb 9, 2015
So often we dads balance on a razor’s edge.
10:00 AM Jan 26, 2015
We’ve been reading the book, Essentialism, by Greg McKeown, in which he calls for identifying what’s vital in your life and minimizing the rest.