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Movie Review – ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’

Movie Review: "X-Men: Days of Future Past" Rated: PG-13 Running time: 2 hours, 10 minutes Release date: May 23, 2014Child friendly? "X-Men: Days of Future Past" is the latest installment in both the "X-Men" franchise, which has spawned its only series of spin-off flicks, and the trend of s ...read more

5 things to say to get kids talking after school

It's no secret that most kids aren't big fans of school, and after a long day in the classroom, the last thing they want to do is talk about it. However, as a father, it's important to connect with your kids, and asking about their experiences at school is a great way to get to know what they like and dislike, their struggles and succes ...read more

3 ways to break your kid’s screen addiction

Many children today have grown up with technology to such an extent that they can't imagine an existence without computers and touchscreens . As a father, it's your responsibility to teach your kid that there is more to life than just staring at a screen, even if you have to take some unconventional ways to get there. Check out these three tips  ...read more

10 reasons you should enroll your kid in music class today

As a father, you can't overlook your kids' mental development. While teaching them lessons and showing them how to interact with others is a good start, there are other ways fathers can help their kids grow as well. One of the most overlooked forms of child development is exposure and participation in music.Learning how to play an instrumen ...read more

Know when to intervene against overzealous grandparents

Raising children means teaching them the importance of family. One of the best ways to do this is by having your parents - their grandparents - be a regular presence in their lives. Even if they see each other once every few weeks or only at holidays, it can be important that your children know their grandparents love them.However, there are t ...read more

Movie Review – ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’

Movie Review: "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" Rated: PG-13 Running time: 2 hours, 22 minutes Release date: May 2, 2014Child friendly? Superhero movies have become a staple of American cinema in the past decade, so much so that the reboot of the Spider-Man franchise is well underway with its second of three planned films. Wh ...read more

What to do when you catch your child on Facebook

One of the perils of modern-day fatherhood is dealing with your son or daughter joining Facebook. While it can be a great way for them to stay in touch with friends, it also has the potential of being dangerous. With 94 percent of teen using the social media website, there's always the risk of inappropriate activity.Don't completely ...read more

Movie Review: ‘The LEGO Movie’

Movie review: "The LEGO Movie" Rated: PG Running time: 1 hour, 40 minutes Release date: Feb. 7, 2014Child friendly? Next to G.I. Joes and Barbie dolls, LEGOs were probably one of the most popular toys you played with growing up. The building blocks allowed you to create your own worlds where anything was possible. You might reca ...read more

Impulse control: Why it’s important when you’re with your child

It's important to understand that everyone has impulses that are hard to control. You might walk by a storefront and see candy in the shop window, calling for you to consume its bundle of fatty sugars. But when you're with your child, the most important part of fatherhood is making sure you're setting a good example for him or her by ...read more

Why you’re attracted to your daughter’s first grade teacher – and why it’s OK

During fatherhood, your daughter will move through an abundance of teachers as she gets older. At times, you may find yourself developing a physical attraction to her educator.The feelings you have may freak you out, but you need to understand that  they're perfectly normal. Take a look at why it's OK to be attracted to your dau ...read more

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