Q&A: Talking about death with a child

Q: My father died this year, and our young son has been asking questions. He wants to know where grandpa has gone and whether he’s become a "guardian angel." What's…

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Q&A: Connecting to tween daughter

Q: I feel like my daughter’s slipping away. I want to be a great dad but I don’t know how to connect with her now that she has reached the…

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Q&A: Counteracting self-centred culture

Q: How can I, as a father, counteract the influence of our self-centred culture and teach my children to be grateful? A: A famous philosopher once said, “Gratitude is the…

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Q&A: Avoiding parenting responsibilities

Q: How can I get my husband to help more with the children? He enjoys the “fun” part of raising children – like “wrestling” with our toddler.  But when it…

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Q&A: Being tough on my son

Q: My father didn’t offer me much in the way of affection or emotional support and I’m implementing this same style of fathering with my boy. Though I realize this…

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