If Only They’d Known: 5 Tips For New Dads From Experienced Fathers

If Only They’d Known: 5 Tips For New Dads From Experienced Fathers

There’s no single how-to manual for being a good dad but experienced fathers from select Watermark Retirement Communities coast to coast are offering advice as their Father’s Day gift to young dads. Having finished raising their children decades ago, these fathers are great dads who admit they might have done a few things differently had they(…)

A Dad Candidly Explains How To Get A Vasectomy Part 1

A Dad Candidly Explains How To Get A Vasectomy Part 1

By Jared Ewy Tomorrow I’m getting a vasectomy, or so I hope. If America’s terrible insurance has done anything, it’s made getting the actual procedure a piece of cake. No one really wants an incision on their scrotum, but I’ve been putting this off for too long. I finally get to the eve of the(…)

A Dad Describes His Vasectomy (Hilarious) Part 2

A Dad Describes His Vasectomy (Hilarious) Part 2

By Jared Ewy Dr. Jeremy Weiss held me in his gaze and stressed the importance of taking the time to heal. I felt something like wisdom, but it turned out it was my teeth. My long-departed wisdom teeth chattered across the gummy chasm, reminding me of an incident that made Dr. Weiss’ lecture so painfully(…)

Trying To Fix Your Partner? Do This Instead…

Trying To Fix Your Partner? Do This Instead…

By Diane Reed You’re probably thinking how great it would be to change someone else’s behavior that bothers you. The idea that you can FIX someone, that there is a solution for how to change them, to make them be, act and react how you would like sounds very exciting. OK. Now stand by to(…)

8 Fun Sensory Activities To Try This Summer

8 Fun Sensory Activities To Try This Summer

By Vicki Little Summer is meant to be fun and relaxed, but that doesn’t mean that the learning has to stop. There are plenty of creative ways to sneak in some learning through sensory play. Here are 8 simple sensory activities to try with your children this summer. Let your little Picasso get super creative(…)

Featured Dad Post: ‘The Poop Car’ – How We Manage Potty Talk

Featured Dad Post: ‘The Poop Car’ – How We Manage Potty Talk

By Jared Ewy “When I fart, it’s like a little dinosaur rawr. When Dad farts, it’s like RAWWWWR.” – Quin, age 3 The other day we pulled up to the house and I did my Sherpa duties of emptying the car and tracking down the children. When we got inside, I settled into some surfing before(…)

A Life Lesson Taught Through A Pair Of Shoes

A Life Lesson Taught Through A Pair Of Shoes

By Jen Murphy Watching your child make what seems like a “bad” decision or a mistake that seems so easy to fix is a painful process. Why not just correct the mistake and make her do things the “right” way? Why not help him avoid something that could end up being emotionally painful or just plain(…)

This Should Be The Official Theme Song For Mother’s Day

This Should Be The Official Theme Song For Mother’s Day

Mother’s day is about more than flowers and gifts. It is about memories that last forever and moments that move too fast. This song and this video wraps up all those emotions, all those years, all those memories into one beautiful tribute to the time that passes too quickly. Happy Mother’s Day from us to(…)