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A Dreaded Day

A Dreaded Day

03.20.2014
Truth is, I'd empty half the bank account -- not the whole thing, cause I don't want to end up in a dirty nursing home -- to relive any...
What To Do When Your Kid Says 'It's Not Fair!'

What To Do When Your Kid Says 'It's Not Fair!'

03.20.2014
Fair does not mean equal. Fair means doing what each child needs at the time.
Talking to Kids About Ukraine

Talking to Kids About Ukraine

03.20.2014
I would counsel that there is absolutely no reason to tell a small child about what's going on in Ukraine, because I think that child really...
Dadmission: 10 Things I Learned From Hosting a Sleepover

Dadmission: 10 Things I Learned From Hosting a Sleepover

03.17.2014
What is it about sleepovers that makes everyone neurotic? My wife told me our street cred was on the line. She wasn't kidding.
17 Things You Can Say To A Parent Of A Child Who Has Special Needs Without Sounding Like a Jerk

17 Things You Can Say To A Parent Of A Child Who Has Special Needs Without Sounding Like a Jerk

03.17.2014
It's not hard to change your choice of wording; it just takes a moment to stop and think.
The Letter I Gave My Daughter On Her 10th Birthday

The Letter I Gave My Daughter On Her 10th Birthday

03.14.2014
Your kindness, generosity, patience, willingness to love and to forgive, your powerful brain, uproarious sense of humor, sharp and quick...
Mothers vs. Fathers vs. Parents: Court Decision Banning Fathers From the Delivery Room Raises Questions for Alternative Families

Mothers vs. Fathers vs. Parents: Court Decision Banning Fathers From the Delivery Room Raises Questions for Alternative Families

03.14.2014
While the right to privacy is an unquestionable one, is there research that can inform us about early interactions between fathers and...
The Resemblance Between Dad And Baby Is Uncanny

The Resemblance Between Dad And Baby Is Uncanny

03.13.2014
Every new parent knows the joy that is ticking away milestones with creative photos. However, there is a reason that once the months become...
A Letter To My Son About The Only Good Reason To Get Married

A Letter To My Son About The Only Good Reason To Get Married

03.12.2014
Marriages become beautiful when two people embrace the only good reason to get married: to practice the daily sacrifice of their egos....
How I Got To Know My Dad After His Death

How I Got To Know My Dad After His Death

03.12.2014
My father remarked every time he saw our neighbor light up that he was driving another nail in his coffin. So I asked the kid next door...
An Open Letter To The 'Sh*tty' Teens

An Open Letter To The 'Sh*tty' Teens

03.11.2014
What Rachel Canning is going through is something I went through too. A lot of adults did and honestly, I would bet that your parents went...
10 Things A Pregnant Woman Deserves

10 Things A Pregnant Woman Deserves

03.11.2014
Being pregnant is hard on a woman both physically and mentally. It's something I can't experience. I can only observe. As a husband, I...
The Dadmissions B.E.A.U.T.Y. Project

The Dadmissions B.E.A.U.T.Y. Project

03.10.2014
My wife is our daughter's confidant and reassures her and is awesome. I try to reassure her as well and share my own struggles... but I'm...
What's a Mommy or a Daddy Anyway?

What's a Mommy or a Daddy Anyway?

03.10.2014
Our problem is that we have a tendency to put ourselves at a disadvantage through self-criticism that causes us to be defensive about the...