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Dear Dads...this is for you

Dear tired dad who is in the middle of parenting,

T here are so many blogs, articles, and letters written for moms that start with some form or another of that title. 420 more words


The Price Tag of a Real Man

While perusing Facebook, how often do we come across post promoting a mother’s worth?  Almost daily right?  I’ve seen countless post that attempt to put a dollar value on a mom’s labor and they always come to the same conclusion:  Moms are just too expensive, so thank god they do their jobs for free!   1,278 more words


Never Let Them See You Sweat

Any other Generation X’er remember this slogan? It became almost a clarion call in the early ’80s, and it appealed to my father’s innate stoicism. 1,418 more words


Enjoy the Weather

A lot of the people I’ve spoken with lately are done with winter. Repeatedly digging out the car with cold, wet, dirty, icy and frozen fingers has really taken its toll and they just want to move on. 302 more words


Life's Unfortunate . . .

Here is another chapter in the story of Alex and Laura.  You can find other parts of their journey here:

Part 1     Part 2     Part 3… 436 more words


Fathers' Mental Health Matters

by John Hoffman

It’s high time we started paying more attention to the mental health needs of fathers.

Mothers’ mental health has been on the radar screen for many years – it often gets mentioned in the same breath as children’s development.  501 more words

Father Involvement

Dad, Your Emotions Matter

Emotional wellness comes from coping with stress and making positive contributions to the world.  Fathers play a role in this for children.

Here’s what you can do: 303 more words