There are days where I feel all alone with my parenting philosophy of raising informed, empathetic, respectful children. I hate that feeling.
Losing my job was just the beginning of my DadCAMP adventures. Here’s the story of how I was inspired to create a community of engaged parents supporting involved fatherhood.
Am I a bad parent? I left my 8 yr old home alone to look after his brother while I drove my wife to a party. In some states, I’d be in jail right now.
Are there parenting lessons in Star Wars? Yes, very much so. Luke and Anakin started similar, and ended up very different. In Star Wars Identities, our life path is explored.
A picture has gone viral this week after a mom, Marina, celebrated the 2nd anniversary of nursing her twins with a family photo. It is a …
Want to guarantee your kids won’t start smoking? Make a bet with them to stop them before they ever get pressured to start. It works.
When you ground your kids, you need to follow through. So when I declared a week with no TV for my kids, that meant I had to deal with it too. Oh noes.
Charlie sat at the dinner table recently and declared “god is King of all the ghosts!” It opened up a discussion I wasn’t having with my kids, but will now. If you’re going to bring your false idols to the playground, I’m going to empower my kids with the knowledge that the seeds you are sowing will only reap lies.
Your kids will reap what you sow. Like father, like son, they will bring to the world the tools and skills you provide them and show you your true self.
Is it okay for you, as a parent, to be naked around your kids. Quick answer: yes. Longer answer: depends. I was on HuffPo Live talking about naked baby issues, here it is:
Similac Formula is making waves with a new ad that tries to end the Mommy Wars. In a world of no parental judgement, parents would be free to formula feed – that’s what they want. Fine, we fed formula. But it’s the portrayal of dads in the video that is turning the conversation sideways. Why Sisterhood of Motherhood? Why not call us all “parents?”