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...

5 Tips for Dads With Daughters

Raising daughters is an adventure! Maintaining focus on doing the right things makes raising strong and healthy daughters more...

Forgiving a Dying Deadbeat Dad

A Just Be DAD guest blog by Rashad Smith   “Your dad has cancer that has spread all over his body…” was the text message that I received from my sister Keisha who heard the information from our Uncle Barney who has been more than a father than Bobby...

Contentment in the New Year

Dads, here’s hoping your New Year is “happy” … and much more. As we start this new year, here’s a thought from one of our long-time friends at NCF, Mick Trombley from Pennsylvania. He writes about the phrase that’s so common during these next few days:...