Just Keep Learning and Growing. Just Be Dad.

A Balanced Perspective on Fatherhood by Brock Griffin   As you know, fatherhood is a joy! … and sometimes, not so much. [tweet_dis]The longer I am a dad, the more I’m humbled about the role.[/tweet_dis] I talk to more and more men who are having difficulties...

5 Things Never to Say to Your Kids

There are a number of different things you never want to say to your children. Here are 5 important things we think you should NEVER say to your kids. Other Tools for the Journey: 3 Tips for Becoming a Good Listener to Your Son 5 Things Every Kid Must Get from Dad 5...

Just Use Your Words Wisely. Just Be DAD.

How to Use Your Speech to Build Up Your Children by Randell D. Turner, Ph.D. From our earliest days on the playground, we’ve heard this familiar quote: “Sticks and stones may break your bones, but names can never hurt you.” Although those may have been useful words...

5 Ways to Tap into the "Grandfather Resource"

[tweet_dis]Grandfathers can be a wonderful resource for another positive male role model in our children’s lives.[/tweet_dis] Check out NCF’s top 5 ways to tap into the grandfathering resource by downloading Tools for the Journey: 5 Ways to Tap into the...

Stay Plugged In When it Comes to Media Choices

Have your kids seen The Hunger Games yet? If your children are 10 or older, you surely know about this movie already. The film raises some important concerns for fathers and families. It’s rated PG-13 due to “intense violent thematic material and disturbing...

5 Things to Teach Your Daughter

Dad, you’re an influential person in your daughter’s life. Make sure you teach her the most important things that she needs to know before she grows up. For the full list of 10 Things to Teach Your Daughter.  We also asked a daughter to compile the top 7 Things Every...