All for the Love of a Child: All About Paternity Testing Today

All for the Love of a Child: All About Paternity Testing Today

In most healthy relationships, paternity never becomes an issue. It is estimated however, that between 5 percent and 20 percent of children have had the wrong man identified as their father. In some cases, if the mother has had several partners, she may be genuinely unaware of who the father is, in other cases she may know but has withheld his identity. Read more

A Father’s Brain Is Sensitive to Childcare

A Father’s Brain Is Sensitive to Childcare

Can fatherhood change the functionality of the brain of a man? It is a proven fact that parenting and fatherhood changes and influences a dad’s life. In reality, whenever a young man is not responsible, he will be asked to take a wife, an event that should make him responsible and induce him to undertake… Read more

The world needs you to be a kickass dad

The world needs you to be a kickass dad

In order to create a better world, we need more kickass dads. Dads who connect and engage and teach their children. Dads who set an example of integrity and honesty and authenticity. Dads who are committed to their ideals and morals and purpose. You may ask yourself, “Why me? Why are you picking on dads?… Read more

Fatherhood Through a Divorce

Fatherhood Through a Divorce

With all the difficulties that can come with a divorce, you naturally want to reduce the impact on any children involved. Effective communication with your former partner will not only ease the transition for kids, but also make the process more agreeable for the adults involved. If both parents can put aside their differences to… Read more

Pay attention to the obvious

Pay attention to the obvious

Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened. ~ Winston Churchill Are we willing to see what we’re stumbling over in our marriage, our family relationships, or our personal growth? [Image: ejhogbin at Flickr.] Read more

The Father Effect (video)

The Father Effect (video)

What is the importance of a father in a child’s life? What is the impact of a father’s words and deeds on his children? This short film, The Father Effect, explores those topics: Read more

5 things no one tells you when you become a father

5 things no one tells you when you become a father

Speaking from experience, becoming a father is truly the most humbling and magical experience imaginable. It truly is a miracle each time. Whilst sometimes stressful, there is no happier time. It soon became clear though that when they arrive they don’t come with a guidebook and there are certain aspects that I just hadn’t considered.… Read more

The Seven Ages of Dad

The Seven Ages of Dad

It’s fair to say that Dads go through many different ages, from the initial excitement and stresses of being a young father, through to the challenges of being a responsible parent to growing children, before taking on a role where they are more readily seen as Grandfathers first, and Dads second. At each of these… Read more