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...

The Power of Words and “Because I said so”

 The Championship Fathering blog by Brock Griffin   [tweet_dis]Have you ever used “Because I said so” with your kids? And should a dad ever use that line?[/tweet_dis] I have some thoughts on that as I step in for Carey this week. But first, some context and a...

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...

10 Tips for Talking to Your Son About Girls

  You remember being at that age dad, girls are definitely the hot topic. Make sure you’re the one having the important discussions on girls with your son. How do you do that? You have to be open, honest and ready to talk whether we’re laying out the facts...

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...