Dad, You Influence How Your Daughter Sees Herself

  How does your daughter see herself? How about your wife? This deserves our attention. There’s a fascinating video put out by Dove—aimed at women—that explores the idea, “You’re more beautiful than you think you are.” Watch the video. (It’s really worth 6 minutes of...

Daddy-Daughter Date Ideas for Committed Dads

This week we’re featuring a guest blog from Jay Payleitner—a best-selling author, speaker, and good friend of the National Center for Fathering who has written a new book called 52 Things Daughters Need from Their Dads. This blog was adapted from one of the 52...

Dad, Shape Your Daughter’s Self-Image

  Evan Dolive is a dad of a three-year-old girl, and he’s upset with Victoria’s Secret. Maybe you’ve seen the open letter he wrote to the company (or a radio or TV interview in the days since) expressing concern about a new line of undergarments aimed at middle-school...

Acceptance and Comfort: Be the Dad Your Daughter Needs

  Dad, what would be your first words to your daughter if she lost something important? Or if she injured herself in a minor accident because she was being careless? Or she caused a fender-bender? Or she came to you and told you that she’s pregnant? What would your...

Meeting Your Daughter's Date (see Video)

We’re excited to have exclusive access to a new clip from the movie Courageous. In this scene, a dad meets a young man who has come by to take his daughter out for a ride. You might remember the 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter. The...

Dating Dangers for Teens

A report by the US Department of Justice states that one in every three teen girls is a victim of physical, emotional or verbal abuse — not by a stranger but by a dating partner. That figure far exceeds rates of other types of youth violence. In addition to...