Mark Vander Ley is a Christian husband, father, and therapist. He is passionate about helping parents navigate the sometimes-difficult path of parenthood. Check out his new book caled Stuff Dads Say : The Most Important Messages From Dad. For the next few days his book will be available FREE as a downloadable Kindle version.
A while back, I talked about my son schooling me. And it seems like he’s taking the old man back to school again. Well, it’s not like he’s teaching me any grand new lessons or anything. No, my two-year old took me back to 1992 for some remedial relearning. He reminded me of a time […]
Back in 1983, the cell phone on the left was the norm but so was calling a dad who stays at home a “Mr. Mom.” Looking at the two cell phones in a side by side comparison, we have come pretty far. As cell phones have evolved, so have the roles of fathers in their […]
A dad who is the oddity in parenting circles (moms world) and how freaky it is, I won’t rehash what has already been hashed out. What I will hash out on is being labeled as “That Dad” in your own local youth sports arena, it’s something/somewhere/someone you don’t want to do/go/be.
I realize these TechGrind articles are a little, no way beyond the scope of Daddying but these are things a Tech Savvy Blogging Daddy could appreciate, and many of you Blog in some sort of fashion. I started out using WordPress almost 9 3/4 years ago, I Switched to the awesomeness of Joomla but am back to […]
Are you a rookie Dad or a seasoned veteran Dad when comparing yourself to the other parents during pickup at the schools final bell? I was talking to a mom recently at final bell and her eldest boy had his first Prom last month as she got teary eyed in the process of telling me. […]
We go and hang at the park where moms tend to gather and lactate as a group as the kids play. Then we show up with our kids and they want to play just like any other kid and alarms sound…
Mike Bonner, Ph.D. has a doctorate in Educational Psychology, with a specialization in organizational development. In the past, he has served as a practicing school psychologist, a university faculty, a full-time stay-at-home dad. He now balances his work with his family, which is comprised of a full-time working wife and two children, ages 9 and […]
I know it’s not a pleasant topic to talk about and nobody wants to think about it but I need to go there with you because we just came from there and were just semi ready. I need to write about this to get you at least thinking should the unthinkable happen to you or […]
I had the great pleasure of attending my first At-Home Dads Convention in our nation’s capital this past weekend. That’s right, I said AT-HOME DADS CONVENTION. No doubt, some of you are saying to yourselves, “They actually have one of those?” The answer is YES, and they have been going on for a while – […]