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Do As I Say vs. Do As I Do

Pete Wilgoren | Posted 09.17.2012 | Parents
Pete Wilgoren

I'm a flip-flopper. Maybe I'd make a better politician than a parent.

What New Dads Need to Know About Paternity Leave

Marva Soogrim | Posted 09.15.2012 | Parents
Marva Soogrim

It's not just mothers who are taking a leave from work once their baby arrives.

Reflections of Dear 'Old' Dad

Ron Brounes | Posted 09.12.2012 | Parents
Ron Brounes

As the calendar took me into my 40's, I fell in love and suddenly, children entered the discussion (though I worried about being called "Grandpa" by mistake).

My Son, the Duckling

Conor Grennan | Posted 09.09.2012 | Parents
Conor Grennan

We have the power to shape another human being. That's a bit scary.

What Makes a Good Man: A Conversation Between Jennifer Garner and Mark Shriver

Jennifer Garner | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
Jennifer Garner

In honor of Father's Day, I spoke to Mark Shriver, senior vice president of Save the Children in Washington D.C. and author of the new memoir A Good Man: Rediscovering My Father, Sargent Shriver, about parenting and advocacy -- and how both make our world a better place.

From Father to Son

Steven Crandell | Posted 06.24.2012 | Parents
Steven Crandell

The gift of appreciation is the greatest of all gifts, for it acknowledges and validates the other person and sometimes starts a chain reaction of love that can reach across the generations.

My Newest Father-Son Bonding Experience: The Stomach Flu

Jim Higley | Posted 07.08.2012 | Parents
Jim Higley

My most recent father-son bonding memory happened quite by surprise. In fact, when I went to bed last night, I never dreamed of the special experience waiting before I even hit my REM sleep.