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Being a Dad

The Father of All Problems

Craig Tomashoff | Posted 08.30.2014 | Parents
Craig Tomashoff

We all want our kids to have better lives than we do (just as we have all vowed not to be like our parents). I just wish I could relax and not worry so much about him making the same mistakes I did and start letting him go instead of clinging to how he and I used to be.

When the Story Isn't the Story

Doyin Richards | Posted 03.18.2014 | Parents
Doyin Richards

When I posted a photo of myself and my two daughters, I never expected it to go viral. Nor did I expect the racist backlash. But both things happened, and I'm only now -- after catching my breath -- ready to address the conclusions.

I Have A Dream That People Will View A Picture Like This And Not Think It's A Big Deal

Doyin Richards | Posted 03.10.2014 | Parents
Doyin Richards

Of course I'm going to be passionate about this gig. My dream is that ALL people will embrace men who embrace fatherhood instead of wondering if they have ulterior motives.

6 Great Things About Being a Dad That I Never Expected

Mike Julianelle | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Mike Julianelle

He allows me to recapture my youth just a little bit, and I can feel less sad about losing my looks as I watch him grow into his.

WATCH: Dennis Rodman Confesses, ‘I Don’t Know How To Be A Father’

OWN | Posted 03.26.2013 | OWN

Many people know Dennis Rodman as an NBA superstar, a flamboyant public figure and notorious '90s bad boy. But he’s also a son and a father. In this...

25 Things I’ve Learned From Being A Dad

good men project | Posted 11.14.2012 | Parents

Written by Tom Matlack for The Good Men Project 1. Fatherly love is complete in a way that nothing else is. I can be strict when I need to be, but ...

Does It Matter That Steve Jobs Was a Crap Father?

Thomas Beller | Posted 04.24.2012 | Arts
Thomas Beller

Jobs was a workaholic who regretted that he had not spent more time with his kids. But we were left to balance this regret with the thought that these kids were left with the legacy of a hard-working father who found a kind of spiritual redemption in his work.

The Highest Calling: Being a Dad

Jim Wallis | Posted 08.20.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

To have this relationship with these two boys is literally the best thing I will ever have. And to always be with them, and for them, in this world, is the highest calling I will ever know.

Fatherhood: The Best Job in the World

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

My son and I got up early Monday morning to go hear President Obama's fatherhood speech at a Boys and Girls Club in Southeast Washington. W

Fathers Day: Dads: Not Just Back-up Mommys

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christine Carter, PhD

Did you know fatherhood changes men biologically too, and in a good way?