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Your Kids Are So Lucky to Have Such Wonderful Parents!

Your Kids Are So Lucky to Have Such Wonderful Parents!

11.14.2014
First, my children (or anyone's children) should never hear they're lucky someone loves them and cares for them. That should be a given...
Sorry, But I'm Not Saying Sorry Anymore

Sorry, But I'm Not Saying Sorry Anymore

11.13.2014
How many times do you say "sorry" each day? And I'm not just talking about the word. Skip the word itself. How many times a day do you...
You Don't Have To Have Sex With Your Husband Every Night

You Don't Have To Have Sex With Your Husband Every Night

11.13.2014
I'm not saying you definitely shouldn't have a daily slap-and-tickle session with your partner. I don't know you. Why would I give you...
The Best Way To Learn Tolerance? Raise A Teenager

The Best Way To Learn Tolerance? Raise A Teenager

11.13.2014
Tolerance is the word we now use to say, "you have to agree with my views." However, as one sees with teenagers, tolerance in truth means...
Things We Won't Tell Your Mother

Things We Won't Tell Your Mother

11.12.2014
For the most part, we are a very happy family. But I realized then that my fear of doing some indelible future damage to my boys had put...
A Working Father's Response

A Working Father's Response

11.12.2014
So much has changed in recent decades -- the influx of women into the workforce, modernizing gender roles, new family structures -- and...
In Defense Of The Older Parent

In Defense Of The Older Parent

11.11.2014
I'm not a young man. I have 20 years of experience, education and hard knocks behind me. I paid my dues and now my kids will benefit because...
31 Candid Photos That Sum Up What Fatherhood Looks Like

31 Candid Photos That Sum Up What Fatherhood Looks Like

Caroline Bologna  11.11.2014
Sometimes parenthood means taking one for the team. Like when you bring home a new toy for the kids, but it comes in 12,686 pieces. So,...
How Saying 'She's Out Of My League' Hurt My Marriage

How Saying 'She's Out Of My League' Hurt My Marriage

11.10.2014
It became my go-to response and elicited laughs every time. Unfortunately, it stopped being a joke when, somewhere along the line, it became...
Matt Lauer Is My Hero By Not Shaving

Matt Lauer Is My Hero By Not Shaving

11.10.2014
Here comes Mr. Lauer back into my life again, this time fighting the good fight against cancer for guys everywhere. So, fellas, let's all...
When No News Is Good News

When No News Is Good News

11. 7.2014
To those who ask, it may seem we have no news to share when my daughter is still a toddler. When there is no swell of my belly, no notable...
It's Time To Retire The ‘Dumb Dad' Joke Once And For All

It's Time To Retire The ‘Dumb Dad' Joke Once And For All

11. 7.2014
If we continue to push these kinds of messages -- specifically, the message that dad is less than mom -- and just write them off as jokes,...
The Problem With Covenant Marriages and Fault-Based Divorce

The Problem With Covenant Marriages and Fault-Based Divorce

11. 6.2014
On October 30, 2014, I was contacted by a reporter, who asked if I could explain the Arkansas "covenant marriage" law to them. Among other...
Why I Won't Let My Son Play Football

Why I Won't Let My Son Play Football

11. 6.2014
I want my son to enjoy watching the game. But only watching it. Because I don't plan to let him play. As the evidence of football's health...