Kids vs. Romance

Just Connect with Your Bride. Just Be DAD. by Jay Payleitner One of the oldest running jokes in the world is how kids put a halt to romance. And believe me, I get the joke. The distraction and prohibition begin with the last trimester of pregnancy with your first...

Getting Your Baby to Sleep

Remember the days of a full night sleep? Of waking up feeling well-rested and ready for the day? Oh, the good ole’ days! But, we all know we wouldn’t go back to those for anything, because those were the days where we didn’t have the beautiful...

Work or Family: Where Are You Indispensable, Dad?

  Once again, this week we’re featuring a chapter from the new book, It’s Great Being a Dad—written by Jay Payleitner, Brock Griffin and Carey Casey. Your daughter’s second-grade school program is scheduled in the middle of a workday. She’s playing a lion and...

Parenting Challenges: How Do You Decide Which Approach is Best?

 by Brock Griffin [tweet_dis]Here’s my best advice … about parenting advice.[/tweet_dis] All men start their parenting journey with a lot of questions. Women too. There is no mandatory training to become a parent, although a pregnant woman is much more likely...

Advice for New (or Soon-To-Be) Dads!

For all of you new dads, or soon-to-be dads, we’ve got something special for you this week! We’ve asked some of our friends to give you their best advice as you start out on your fathering journey! Here are some of our favorites in this week’s Tools...

4 Thoughts for When You’re Fed Up As a Dad …

  What if a dad doesn’t want to be a dad? [tweet_dis]Do you ever feel like you’re in over your head with your children?[/tweet_dis] A while back, we received an email from a dad we’ll call “Rich.” It’s heartbreaking but it’s very real, and some of you may identify...