25 Fall Family Activities

We LOVE fall here at NCF. Why? Because it is a great season to spend with family! [tweet_dis]There are so many different fall activities to do that are sure to create lasting memories for both you and your kids.[/tweet_dis] Here are 25 Fall Family Activities we...

Believe in Miracles: 5 Lessons from Raising a Cancer Survivor

5 Lessons from Raising a Cancer Survivor by Adam Bolling   I get to be a dad. [tweet_dis]There are many fulfilling things in life, but being a dad takes the cake.[/tweet_dis] Honestly, I never thought I would ever be so blessed as to be the father of five sons—that’s...

Conversations to Have With Your Teen Son

    Your conversations are important to your son, whether he expresses that or not. Make sure you are having these conversations with your teen son before he leaves home. Check out Tools for the Journey: Conversations You Need to Have With Your Teen Son. Here are 5...

Just Store Up Genius Points. Just Be DAD.

by Jay Payleitner   As my beloved Cubs surprisingly chase a playoff spot, my mind drifts back to a summer day at Wrigley, circa 1967. I was nine years old. It was the annual Payleitner pilgrimage to the shrine at Clark and Addison. When I was growing up, my dad made...

Encourage Great Fathering

  Dads are so important to each and every child. But there are many children out there without a father in their life, and countless more with a father who is physically present but not engaged at all. To change this culture, it is going to take teamwork from a team...