The Power of “I Love You” from Dad

Here at the National Center for Fathering, when speaking to groups of men we’ll often conduct some informal research about affirmation and love from fathers. Typically we’ll ask, “Please raise your hand if your father told you that he loved you on a consistent basis.”...

Ways to Honor Mom – the Real MVP

Have you and your kids been busy making plans and arrangements to make Sunday a special day? Mother’s Day is an opportunity to honor one of the most important contributors within the family: our mothers and our children’s mothers. You’ve probably heard...

6 Ways Dads Can Prepare Their Kids for College, Starting Now

  What are the keys to your child’s college success? One big key is you, dad. Author and sociology professor W. Bradford Wilcox wrote about this for The Atlantic. He wrote: “I find that young adults who as teens had involved fathers are significantly more likely to...