3 Tips for Becoming a Good Listener to Your Son

We all want to be listened to. But truly listening isn’t always easy. Here are a few tips to help you become a good listener to your son. For more resources on understanding your son, read: Just understand your son. Just be DAD – 5 Things Your Son Wants to Tell...

5 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. For the full list of 10 Things to Teach Your Daughter.  We also asked a daughter to compile the top 7 Things Every...

Kids vs. Romance

Just Connect with Your Bride. Just Be DAD. by Jay Payleitner One of the oldest running jokes in the world is how kids put a halt to romance. And believe me, I get the joke. The distraction and prohibition begin with the last trimester of pregnancy with your first...

Important Work-Family Questions for All Dads

How should you define “success?” As fathers, it isn’t an easy answer. Alan is a very successful businessman. Recently he was asking a ton of questions about his life and his family’s routine. It started when his stomach started complaining. You may know what that’s...

Just Learn (and Pass On) Authentic Manhood. Just Be Dad.

A Dad’s Stupid Quest for Masculinity by Mike McCormick Recently, my 14-year-old son and I were riding ATVs in the Rocky Mountains on a father-son bonding weekend. At one point, we encountered a particularly treacherous incline. It had snowed that morning, and the...

5 Tips for Talking to Your Daughter About Sex

Talking with your daughter about sex may seem like mom’s job, but dad’s play an important role too in the conversation. For a full list of tips on addressing this important subject with your daughter read our Tools for the Journey article: 11 Tips for...