Just Spend a Day at Your Child’s School. Just Be DAD.

by Eric Snow   Education is a serious business, but that doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be fun. In fact, studies have proven that kids learn better when they’re having fun. They’re more engaged, they stay at it longer, and they retain more. We also know that kids perform...

Just Give Your Son the Roadmap to Manhood. Just Be DAD.

5 Essentials for Raising a Teenage Boy by Mike McCormick   Coming-of-age stories are some of the oldest and most beloved tales in human history—from ancient mythologies to classical literature to Hollywood blockbusters. Most of them tell of a young man’s journey to...

Just Have a Good Time NOW. (See Video)

This short but powerful video “Dad & Me” was contributed to us by Vincenzo Giovannini, who wrote the screenplay. He wrote about this project: We wanted to bring awareness to the importance of being part of your child’s life. As technology has...

Just Be the House Jester. Just Be DAD.

Finding the Funny in Fatherhood by Marc Kaye & Alex Barnett   Dads come from many different backgrounds, and we’re in various stages of life and relationships. Some of us are in our twenties; others are pushing fifty. We might be married, single or divorced. Our...

Just Get Out of the Comfort Zone. Just Be DAD.

A Key to Connecting with Your Kids by Michael French   Remember the song “Danger Zone” from the movie Top Gun? I loved that movie, and the Kenny Loggins song is a must for any retro fan. In the movie, the song was the perfect soundtrack for those flying scenes, as the...

Just Let Your Kids Hop on Pop. Just Be DAD.

8 Lessons for Fathers from Dr. Seuss by Michelle Watson, PhD, LPC   As we all know, in just about any profession there are brilliant and skilled doctors who have expertise and know-how in very specific areas. Not unlike docs in the medical, dental, or psychological...