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...

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...

10 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. [tweet_dis]Teach your daughter to love herself.[/tweet_dis] Teach your daughter to change her oil....

Just Connect Face-to-Face, Just Be DAD

(dad, wer r u ???) by Dave Clark   The xperts say that txtn is vry addictive and can suck out time n r lifes that we can b spending w/ r fam. Ppl get so preoccupied w/ wut evry1 else is doin that they 4get bout ther own family. We need 2 spend mor time w/ r fam and...

Some Homework for YOU, Dad

  Raise your hand if you went to more than one back-to-school night during the past few weeks. Those evenings visiting the school and meeting the teachers are always well worth it. You leave very impressed by the teachers, and happy to have so many other people on the...

Questions to Ask Your Kids After School

“Fine.” That’s probably the answer you’re used to getting on the car ride home from school or at the dinner table when you ask “How was your day?” or “How was school today?” Us too… So we decided that it was time...