Make Every Day Like Father’s Day

Make Every Day Like Father’s Day

by Dr. Ken Canfield “Happy Father’s Day” from all of us fathers.com. No, I haven’t changed the calendar or lost my mind. I know this isn’t the middle of June. At fathers.com, we’re about inspiring and equipping men to be the best dads they can be. And that means that...

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...

A 10-Year-Old’s List Becomes a Daddy Wake-Up Call

Have you heard of Mohamed El-Erian? He’s a multimillionaire. Until May 2013, he was chief executive of the PIMCO investment fund, one of the largest in the world. His annual earnings were estimated to be more than $100 million. Why did Mr. El-Erian step down from such...

Olympic “Undude” is Committed Dad: “Life is just beginning”

  What does being a father mean to you? As the Winter Olympics begin, we can highlight some committed dads who will be competing there in Sochi, and some comments they made about their role as fathers. Billy Demong (Nordic Combined Skiing) said, “Fatherhood has made...

Being a Father Is a Great Privilege and Responsibility

  Every child needs a dad. That’s what keeps us going here at the National Center for Fathering. We want to help create a culture where there’s an actively engaged father or father figure in the life of every child. We’re not out just to build up men, and we are...

The Things Dads Wear for their Kids …

  Dad, you’d do just about anything for your kids. But would you wear anything? The other day in our offices, a dad on our staff wore some very interesting socks. They were on the wild side, and didn’t really match the rest of his clothes that day. They were Superman...