THU, 07/27/17 6:05 AM
Dad, provide opportunities for your kids to discover role models in academia, arts and culture, science and humanities.
WED, 07/26/17 6:15 AM
Dad, while you strive to be the best example, you can be a creator and connector of new and improved young lives all around you.
TUE, 07/25/17 6:25 AM
Dad, you may be the one of the few solid role models in your child’s life. Your kids see you and observe you every day.
MON 07/24/17 6:30 AM
Role models can emerge from every walk of life & background. They’re successful people who have firm character & strong values.
SUN, 07/23/17 7:10 AM
How do we swing our teen’s fascination with fluff to influences we can trust? Where are those role models?
SAT, 07/22/17 6:10 AM
Sometimes we don’t like who our teens mimic. Though they may declare, “I just want to be me!” they’re striving to be anyone but!
FRI, 07/21/17 6:20 AM
Teens try on new roles. They are seeking an identity, looking in a mirror and muttering, “I wonder what this looks like on me.”
THU, 07/20/17 6:05 AM
Often teens get stuck in the mire of negative influences and reinforcement. Bad examples are easy to find.
TUE, 07/18/17 6:10 AM
Do we find role models in the concert arena? On the big screen. On the sports field? In our political leaders?
MON, 07/17/2017 1:00 PM
The importance of role models for our teens has never been more vital. Where do we find them?
TUE, 07/04/2017 6:10 AM
Teach kids how actions reflect on them & others. Be consistent. Let them participate in decisions. Build a respectful environment together.
MON, 07/03/2017 6:10 AM
We can help the transformation to independence. Tie behavior to responsibility. Don’t reward laziness. Be clear on expectations.
SUN, 07/02/2017 6:50 AM
Teens need to exercise freedom but we may feel surprised & resentful. The road can be marked by restlessness, rebellion and rejection.
SAT, 07/01/2017 3:50 PM
Independence. It’s what we’ll celebrate Tuesday. It’s what our teens clamor for. Any wonder we celebrate Independence Day with fireworks?!
THU, 06/29/2017 6:20 AM
Help us reach dads. We often get the message “I can’t find your column.” If you can contact your paper, you might receive a book or shirt.
WED, 06/28/2017 6:10 AM
Help us grow. Let your newspaper’s lifestyles editor know we’re expanding. You might receive a book or shirt.
TUE, 06/27/2017 6:10 AM
Recommend us. Contact your newspaper’s lifestyles editor. Or let us know who to contact. You might receive a book or shirt.
MON, 06/26/2017 6:00 AM
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SAT, 06/24/2017 6:20 AM
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FRI, 06/23/2017 6:10 AM
Your children are listening to what you say and watching what you do.
THU, 06/22/2017 6:20 AM
Dads – what’s going on in your life? Toss us a line at email@example.com
WED, 06/21/2017 6:15 AM
What are your issues with teens? Let us hear from you. firstname.lastname@example.org
TUE, 06/20/2017 6:10 AM
Think twice before speaking. Remember the importance of your words and actions and the impact they make.
MON, 06/19/2017 6:00 AM
Breathe twice before entering your home after a hard day.
SUN, 06/18/2017 6:45 AM
We’d love to hear from you. email@example.com
SAT, 06/17/2017 6:15 AM
When you come home from a tough day or a difficult encounter, remove the darkness and reflect light. Remember the gift they are to you.
FRI, 06/16/2017 6:15 AM
Catch up with us at https://dads2dadsllc.com/blog/
THU, 06/15/2017 6:05 AM
All of us have been hurt. It’s how we deal with it that makes the difference. Some people never get over it. Some move on.
WED, 06/14/2017 6:05 AM
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TUE, 06/13/2017 6:10 AM
We think niceness can win and its power can have a transformative effect on you and your family.
MON, 06/12/2017 6:15 AM
“The Power of Nice” says, “We disagree with the conventional wisdom that ‘nice guys finish last’ and ‘no good deed goes unpunished.’ ”
SUN, 06/11/2017 6:35 AM
We can feel beat down by a dark encounter. And it can seep into our personal lives and impact those around us.
SAT, 06/10/2017 6:15 AM
Too often we feel that negative, impolite, and counterproductive behavior is stronger and outweighs all other approaches.
FRI, 06/09/2017 6:25 AM
We often face those dark, negative interactions in our lives with a feeling of resignation.
THU, 06/08/2017 6:50 PM
Take a look at our Dads2Dads blog at https://dads2dadsllc.com/blog/
WED, 06/07/2017 6:25 AM
It’s important to remember that we’re role models for our kids. We should believe that no amount of darkness can overcome the light.
TUE, 06/06/2017 12:50 PM
Check out our Dads2Dads blog at https://dads2dadsllc.com/blog/
MON, 06/05/2017 6:20 AM
The actions we take, words we use, and emotions we express as fathers have a big impact on our children.
SAT, 06/03/2017 6:10 AM
We make impressions wherever we go and whatever we do. They may be unseen by us but the impressions are nonetheless real and important.
THU, 06/01/2017 6:10 AM
How frequently do we let this darkness overcome the light in our lives by carrying home our disappointment, frustration or anger?
WED, 05/31/2017 6:15 AM
How often are we impacted by a negative interaction, a critical opinion, or a rude encounter?
TUE, 05/30/2017 6:05 AM
How frequently do we let darkness overcome light in our lives?
MON, 05/29/2017 6:10 PM
No deep darkness in the world
can overcome the light, a single candle flame will burn
against the darkest night.
FRI, 05/12/2017 6:30 AM
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WED, 05/10/2017 6:35 AM
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MON, 05/08/2017 1:35 PM
We’re expanding and you can help. Bring our message about fatherhood to your community. Contact your newspaper to carry our column.
SAT, 05/06/2017 10:40 PM
We’re looking to expand our coverage. You can help. Contact your newspaper (lifestyles editor) & ask them to carry our column. Thanks!
SUN, 04/23/2017 6:35 AM
• Understand that every person has feelings • Treat others as you would like to be treated. The Golden Rule still rules.
SAT, 04/22/2017 6:10 AM
• Consider everyone as a valuable person • See the ‘special’ in each person • Make each person feel included
FRI, 04/21/2017 6:15 AM
• Say something nice about the good that someone has done • Congratulate someone on an award or honor
THU, 04/20/2017 6:25 AM
Our prescription for niceness — • Never call anyone an unkind name • Don’t make fun of others • Help someone
WED, 04/19/2017 6:10 AM
Love is the dynamic that solidifies the family.
TUE, 04/18/2017 6:15 AM
Love always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails. Share it.
MON, 04/17/2017 6:15 AM
Love is not self-seeking, not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.
SUN, 04/16/2017 6:40 AM
The power of love. Remember, love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude.
SAT, 04/15/2017 6:25 AM
Encourage your teen to express gratitude. Be an example of gratefulness to others and for the life you have been given.
FRI, 04/14/2017 6:05 AM
Encourage your teen to make build relationships & develop & share personal talents, but always value the contributions of others.
THU, 04/13/2017 6:30 AM
Reading, writing & arithmetic are important. But we think it’s time to introduce kindness & civility into the curriculum.
WED, 04/12/2017 6:10 AM
Albert Schweitzer said, “The purpose of human life is to serve and to show compassion & the will to help others.”
TUE, 04/11/2017 6:20 AM
Has kindness become more the exception than the rule?
SUN, 04/09/2017 6:50 AM
Having your child write down the people who played a role in making their accomplishment possible. Success at any level is shared by many.
SAT, 04/08/2017 6:20 AM
How about a little humility? A child should be proud of achievements without rubbing that pride in the faces of friends and peers.
FRI, 04/07/2017 6:10 AM
Talk to your teenagers about the simple virtues of saying “please” and “thank you.” It may seem old fashioned but it’s effective.
THU, 04/06/2017 6:30 AM
No one accomplishes great things without help & encouragement of others — friends, parents, teachers or an influential role model.
WED, 04/05/2017 6:40 AM
Dad, teach your kids that winning and being a winner are not the same thing.