As a dad and veteran with two kids, I used to worry about telling people I have PTSD. Would they still think of me as a fit parent? Or maybe people wouldn't even believe I had experienced trauma? In this post I try to tell my story.
People who don't "work" and provide housework have always been exploited and underappreciated. But did you know that there was once a movement to instate wages for housework?
Can quantum physics give us a new understanding of how to parent? How the power of observation might affect your child's potential.
Becoming a father can change you in ways you never imagined. Research has proven that men experience physical changes almost as significant as a mother does.
New fathers are often told to make friends with other dads as a way to have support. Does anyone ever tell you that other dads sometimes suck?
Being a parent to a late talking child is scary. This is my story of the first time I knew that my son was going to be okay one day.
So I work for a company.... Okay, let me start again. I worked for a company called Grizzly Industrial. It's a pretty weird company. I got the job after my divorce, and Grizzly really kept me afloat through a tough custody/relocation case with my ex wife. Since parting ways with the company, I have since... Continue Reading →
After a divorce, will you change the way you discipline your kids? How does a divorced dad deal out Rewards and Punishments when the landscape of parenting has changed?
Has anyone ever called you a Helicopter or Tiger Parent? Are you just as confused by those titles as you are to why you're being judged too harshly? Parents today face more judgment and scrutiny than they ever did before.
Is open communication with your spouse about your parenting practices a good thing? Perhaps you are allowed to do things the way you want to without having to always report or verify it with your significant other.
How did parenting evolve in our species in the first place? What is really going on here and do we really know what we're doing?