#DRCMarchDadness

Inspired by the NCAA college basketball tournament, the Dads’ Resource Center presents #DRCMarchDadness! As a dad, you are the coach of your own team (family) and your players (children) are looking to you for the strategies and techniques that will help them win in the game of life. #DRCMarchDadness is a social media campaign in

By |2021-03-01T19:57:15+00:00February 24th, 2021|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Tags: , |Comments Off on #DRCMarchDadness

Struggling to Parent during the Pandemic? Ask for Help!

This Valentine’s Day Practice Self-Care It’s been nearly one year since the pandemic completely changed the ways in which families live, learn and play. Working mothers in particular have been recognized as champions for their children as they serve as nurturers, distance-learning facilitators and playmates while juggling unemployment, underemployment and working from home with childcare.

By |2021-03-01T19:58:19+00:00February 12th, 2021|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on Struggling to Parent during the Pandemic? Ask for Help!

Five Things Dads Should Do in 2021

The New Year is a reset button and an opportunity to grow as a parent and a person. Pledging to our Fatherhood Four Commitments is one step toward becoming a more present and engaged father. Using these testaments as a North Star, fathers can become better co-parents and create deeper connections with their children. Read

By |2021-03-01T20:01:58+00:00January 20th, 2021|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on Five Things Dads Should Do in 2021

How To Raise Children To Be Successful In Life

There is a great article in Business Insider on 24 things that parents of successful kids have in common: They tend to make their kids do chores. They tend to teach their kids social skills. They tend to have high expectations. They tend to have healthy relationships with each other. They've usually attained higher educational

By |2021-03-01T19:40:26+00:00September 4th, 2020|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on How To Raise Children To Be Successful In Life

Dad Pro Tip – 10 Virtual Field Trips To Beat the Shutdown

One of our daughters teachers sent this out and we thought we would share it. ANIMAL CAMERAS  Monterey Bay Aquarium live cams Live Cams at the San Diego Zoo 6 Animal Cams at Houston Zoo Panda Cam at Zoo Atlanta Georgia Aquarium has Jellyfish, Beluga Whales, and more BOSTON CHILDREN'S MUSEUM Walk through the Boston

By |2021-03-01T19:44:09+00:00March 19th, 2020|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on Dad Pro Tip – 10 Virtual Field Trips To Beat the Shutdown

Kobe Bryant: Role Model on the Court, Model Dad at Home

Kobe Bryant will long be remembered as one of the greatest basketball players of our time. But only in death have we come to fully know how seriously he took his role as a father and how much being the father to four daughters meant to him. Bryant perished Sunday along with his daughter, Gianna,

By |2021-03-01T19:42:24+00:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on Kobe Bryant: Role Model on the Court, Model Dad at Home

One man’s experience as a stay-at-home-dad

What does it mean to be a stay-at-home-dad? Even as more women remain in their jobs - be it for needed income or for the desire to remain in the workforce -  during their children’s early years, fathers still largely occupy the image in society as the family bread winner. Still there are more stay-at-home

By |2021-03-01T19:42:58+00:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on One man’s experience as a stay-at-home-dad

THE FATHER FACTOR

THE FATHER FACTOR: A Critical Link in Building Family Prosperity Reimagining Father Engagement for the 21st Century Family It takes a village to raise a child is an African proverb expressing the truth that an entire community of people must interact with children for them to experience and grow in a safe and healthy environment. Mothers, fathers, grandparents,

By |2021-03-01T20:08:44+00:00July 2nd, 2019|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on THE FATHER FACTOR

Father’s Day: Reflecting on the Changing Role of Fathers

We are in a changing world with fewer intact “traditional” families and more blurred roles of mother and father. Facing a higher divorce rate than any other time in history, the best and healthiest outcome for a child in a divorced or separated family is for both parents to agree, as best they can, on

By |2021-03-01T19:45:51+00:00June 12th, 2019|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Comments Off on Father’s Day: Reflecting on the Changing Role of Fathers

Mental Wellness Month — How Do Dads Maintain Mental Wellness?

January is Mental Wellness Month is a public health and awareness campaign organized by the International Association of Insurance Professionals. Essential to their children, fathers should take some time at the beginning of 2019 to look at their mental wellness. A healthy father sets a good example for his children, and can be a more

By |2021-03-01T19:45:57+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Categories: Being a Good Dad|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Mental Wellness Month — How Do Dads Maintain Mental Wellness?
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