Surprise Your Kids!

by Jay Payleitner   Once again, this week we’re featuring a chapter from It’s Great Being a Dad—written by three committed dads who frequent this space: Carey Casey, Jay Payleitner and Brock Griffin. This blog comes with a twist. After reading the good ideas below,...

Dealing With Nightmares

Watching your child deal with nightmares can be pretty heartbreaking. [tweet_dis]We don’t want our children to be upset by anything, real or from their imagination.[/tweet_dis] Whether they are scared of the dark, the monster under the bed, or something else...

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...

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...