parenting books

2013 February

My next fatherhood book – ‘Dude! Figure It Out Yourself!’

2017-01-31T23:19:05-05:00February 4th, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

 I should mention that before one embarks on something as foolish and dangerous as parenthood, you should get some training. One way to do this is to go to your local big-box bookstore, read everything you can get your hands on about being a great parent and then do the exact opposite. This is why my next [...]

2013 January

Is parenting your highest calling?

2017-01-31T23:18:43-05:00January 17th, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Of all the myths of parenthood, one of the biggest has to be that children can make you happy and fulfilled. This, from Leslie Leyland Fields, author of ‘Parenting Is Your Highest Calling (and 8 other myths that trap us in worry and guilt.)' The title should give any parent some pause and relief. As [...]