I hear you with our child in the other room, the music of your laughter mixed with hers the most beautiful sound I know. The vibrating baritone of your voice in perfect sync with the joyful bubble of hers -- a domestic symphony, the soundtrack to our family's happiness.
Becoming aware of a robust community of men, many who have proactively supported gender equality for decades, has been so hopeful. I believe men and women working together to realize gender equality will make it so.
Summer is officially over, y'all. You did it! No matter their age, something happens to children in the summer. Don't get us wrong, we LOVE summer, but there are days that are, just, no. Perhaps it's the combination of heat + snack overload that turns them into to crazed gremlins?
I'm not a hoarder. Not even close. In fact, I'm probably the opposite of a hoarder. I periodically like to go through a room and take all of the unnecessary things out of it and just throw them away.
I'm always on the hunt for good ideas on how to be a better dad. Healthier meals to cook. How to help my son develop and navigate being a kid. How to be a good partner to my wife. But a lot of the time, my searches leave something to be desired.
First, an admission: I've been spending hours studying videos of Donald Trump rallies and interviews, but it has little to do with politics.
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Sometimes their imaginations can come back to bite them. Say, when they're in trouble and they are locked in an erroneous belief system.
This isn't the essay about dropping off my daughter at college. This is the essay about dreading the essay about dropping off my daughter at college.
"I believe in myself!" Francesca uttered those four beautiful, empowering words that every parent longs to hear their children say!
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Just for the record, I'm not one of those parents that wishes summer was longer (sorry kids, you know I love you). Yes, I admit I am in the other camp--where I am counting the days until back to school.
I want my daughters to grow up and see that the relationship I have with their father is equal. I want them to see him doing chores around the house and refilling their sippy cups. In our house, dad and mom are equal.
Men are from Mars and women are from Venus, or so the saying goes. If that's so, how do two interplanetary people co-parent children? Surely, their approaches to things like play and discipline will be different, informed not so much by the rules of the galaxy but the laws of biology and social conditioning.