11 Tips for Talking to Your Daughter About Sex

  Dad, talking with your daughter about sex might seem like a mom’s job. And there definitely are conversations that are best handled by mom. But you can play an important role too! Your daughter will benefit from your perspective also! Download NCF’s 11...

10 Things Your Son Needs From You

As your son grows up, no matter who enters into his life you are his main influence. Make sure you are filling that role! While we think he needs a lot more, these are our “starter” 10 Things Your Son Needs From You. [tweet_box]Be your son’s best...

How to Make the Most of Teachable Moments

Parents seem to talk a lot about teachable moments—using situations that come our way to talk about life lessons with our kids. But how does it actually work? Not long ago we received a great example from a dad named Scott. He was out on a daddy-daughter date with his...

10 Ways to "Date Your Daughter"

      [tweet_dis]Dad, taking your daughter on dates is one of the most important things you can do for her.[/tweet_dis] These dates can shape the way that she will expect to be treated on dates when she is older. What example are you setting? Here are NCF’s 10...

Just Be Yourself. Just Be Dad.

What My Father Means to Me by Lydia (10th grade)   This week’s guest blog is from the winning 10th grader in our Kansas City essay contest: When I am asked what my father means to me, I think of more than all the soccer games he watched, practices he drove to, and...

Just Be WITH Your Kids. Just Be Dad.

What My Father Means to Me by Myles (4th grade) As we move toward Father’s Day, we’ll be sharing some thoughts about dads from kids—some young children, and some not-so-young. This week we feature an essay by Myles, who wrote the winning 4th grade entry for...