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.
6:00 PM Jan 19, 2015
How do we explain Ferguson, Mo., and the death of Michael Brown to our children?
2:00 PM Jan 12, 2015
It is a rude awakening for most of us when a hero of ours suddenly is discovered to possess a dark side, even to be a scoundrel or crook.
12:00 PM Jan 5, 2015
We’ll make resolutions with the best of intentions.
8:00 AM Dec 29, 2014
Today, take a moment to listen to the unfolding of the day and the footsteps and voices of those you love.
7:00 PM Dec 22, 2014
The Families and Work Institute’s most recent National Study of the Changing Workforce finds that men now experience more work-family conflict than women.
6:00 PM Dec 14, 2014
Last week we started a discussion about making it through the holidays – simplifying, being present, showing interest, flexibility, and forgiveness. This week we finish with some concluding thoughts.
6:00 PM Dec 7, 2014
Simplify. As the holidays approach, things get hectic. Lists grow long and patience gets short. One thing that will help smooth and strengthen the relationship with your kids is to simplify.