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Companion Guide for “Better Partner”

Companion Guide for “Better Partner”

How do I get my partner to read this? Share Your Story Here "How to Be a Better Partner: A Brief Illustrated Guide for Dads" gives you choices: The parent who just wants a couple hacks to try can read the first section like a Grab & Go market. You can go as deep...

Create Your Own Free Father’s Day Card

Create Your Own Free Father’s Day Card

What is Father’s Day? Is it a day to honor your father? to celebrate your masc parental figure? or to give Dad a break? Yes to all of these, and … Today you get to make your own FREE Father’s Day card! (My Mom would be so proud that we are subverting Hallmark’s plan...

Are you ready to quit parenting?

Are you ready to quit parenting?

Parenting sucks sometimes. If you’re lucky, your kids take it easy on you. If you’re really lucky, they make you look like great parents. What if the little plastic arrow on the cardboard spinner of your Game of Life doesn’t land on the lucky side? Well, you can be in...

Sometimes you just can’t win some fatherhood challenges

Sometimes you just can’t win some fatherhood challenges

Fatherhood is ego-bruising work. Isn’t it weird? I KNOW that I’m an expert but my kids make me FEEL like a complete novice. You manage a team at work. You exceed expectations. But this morning, you could barely manage to get the kids to school on time. The kids I...