Father-Child Fun with Knock-Knock Jokes

Looking back on 2010, I didn’t laugh quite enough with my kids. How about you? Well no matter how you did, I’m thinking it would be a good idea to launch 2011 with a refresher course in joke telling. After all, it’s a father’s responsibility to...

Bill's Christmas Gifts You Can't Buy

Several years ago in December, we posed the question, What if this were your last Christmas? The goal of the exercise was to think about what we might do differently during the Christmas season if we knew this was our last one. It’s a sober thought, but one...

Is your marriage "good enough"?

Author Elizabeth Marquardt recently wrote about the importance of marriage for children, based on extensive research. Specifically, she addressed the questions, “Should parents stay married for the children?” And, “Is a ‘good enough’...