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  • Daddy's girl
    Do girls really marry their fathers?
    "A wedding is for daughters and fathers. The mothers all dress up, trying to look like young women. However, a wedding is for a father and daughter. They stop being married to each other on that day." — Sarah RuhlHow do we go about...
  • 'Million Father March' participation in St. Lucie County School District
    'Million Father March' participation in St. Lucie County School District
    Every father and every man in every school across America has been encouraged to participate in the ‘Million Father March’ on the first day of school. In 2013, over 630 cities participated and recently throughout the St. Lucie County...
  • Baby
    The Growth of a Child
    Have you ever sat at a woman’s feet and watched a child be born? It’s truly a mystery and a miracle, watching that little face unfold and that little body slide out into the waiting arms. Prior to this moment, many hours are spent...
  • Fathers
    The important role fathers play
    New research is proving the important part fathers play in the lives of their children. In his book, Do Fathers Matter?, Paul Raeburn discusses scientific data that reveals the role fathers play in their children’s lives from conception...
  • Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too by Anna Dewdney
    'Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too' by Anna Dewdney: Picture book for Dad and daughters
    It's Nelly Gnu's turn for her moment in the sun with "Nelly Gnu and Daddy Too" by Anna Dewdney. Fans of the "Llama Llama" series are very familiar with Nelly Gnu, Llama Llama's best friend.Llama Llama lives with his...
  • Two Peas in a Pod
    When Divorce Threatens Father/Children Relationships
    “As a divorced father, I am lucky to have unrestricted access to my children. Also, I facilitate a relationship between my girls and their mother, even though she never pays her child support. Everyday, I thank God for this gift of joy he...
  • The N.E.T. honors fathers
    The N.E.T. honors fathers
    On Saturday, June 14, 2014, The N.E.T. organization held a Father's Day Barbecue to honor the outstanding contributions and impact fathers have within family and the community. The event was held at the Homan Square Community Center on the...
  • Fathers
    Your personal brand: Having an inner father
    Father’s Day makes us think about one of the first important relationships with an authority figure in our lives: our father. For some it can be a painful contemplation, perhaps rules and early discipline, or it may be an absence, a feeling...
  • My Father, Body and Soul
    Blessed Father's Day to all the fathers: 'My Father, Body and Soul," by Josh Max
    On this Fathers Day, I wanted to share the following sensitively and lovingly written piece from The New York Times (SundayReview) by Josh Max, a son who found his father after he had died in his apartment. For those of us who no longer have our...
  • Father's Day
    Father’s Day: Should we appreciate Dads more?
    As many may notice, Father’s Day is more like ghost town on social media and even in the physical world- restaurants, retail stores, poolsides and more. People spend less on dads than moms would even tolerate on Mother’s Day for Father...
  • Milestones and celebrations fill our June calendar
    Milestones and celebrations fill our June calendar
    This is the month we celebrate milestones in our lives. There are weddings and graduations, stepping stones to what we will do and be in our new lives. It can be filled with anticipation and anxiety, too because we want things to go off without a...
  • Father's Day Gift Guide
    Father’s Day Gift Ideas 2014
    Father’s Day is upon us. Remember that first special man in your life with an awesome gift. Many people find it harder to shop for dad than for moms. It seems like there's always something that Mom needs, and there's always a broader...
  • Dad Lends a Hand
    Making Crafts with Dad
    During the winter months, you may experience an unexpected snow day and have to stay home from work with kids. Dads share in this duty as well and may need ideas to occupy the kids. More fathers are acting as a stay-at-home dads, while mom works...
  • Paternal bonding with newborn daughter.
    Scientists claim more nurturing fathers have smaller testes
    Anthropologist James Rilling and colleagues at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia reported trial based evidence that more nurturing fathers have smaller testes in the Sept. 9, 2013, edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of...
  • Dads and Daughters
    Dads, take your daughters to the 'She's My Girl, He's My Dad' conference
    Every father and daughter relationship would benefit from the amazing She's My Girl, He's My Dad conference for fathers and daughters to attend together. The conference will be held Sat, Sept 28. 2013 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm at Life Change...