Category Archive: For Dads

Set Your Man Pride Aside

Set Your Man Pride Aside

This guest post was written by Jared Hoylman, the blogger behind DadThing.com, and most importantly a Dad to a one year old boy named Ace. You can immediately tell that Jared is passionately committed to being a good Dad, which is what drew me to his blog. Enjoy. I wrote a post the other day [...]

6 Ways for dads to connect with their children

6 Ways for dads to connect with their children

Fathers attending the “Dads of Destiny” conference says the biggest issue many fathers face is connecting with their kids. A mother has more natural points of connection with her children. She takes care of feeding the children, buying their clothes, taking them to school, etc. Thus, it is easy for dads to leave the raising [...]

It’s a guy thing

I read in a magazine that a dad and his son took the slow way to relocate from Massachusetts to California for a job change. They took a 3-week road trip across the country, and stopped for as many baseball games as they can along the way. When my son was young, my husband went [...]

Dads and their daughters

I have read that the most important relationship for a girl is her relationship with her dad. The father exemplifies to her what a man should be. He shows her how a man should treat a lady. The way he relates to her even has the power to determine her view of what God her [...]

Reading together

When my children were little, we loved to read together out loud. We visited the library several times a week to return books and check out a stack of new ones. When is your favorite time to read together with your children? I read to my children in the middle of the afternoon when it’s [...]

Father’s Day

The memories I have of my father are generally ones that involves lecturing, or discipline. He is a typical non-expressive, stern father. While my father and I have a good relationship, I am not particularly close to him. I wished he was more warm and fuzzy. But now I understand that in some respects, the [...]