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Anger Management: Picking Your Battles

Arguments happen. It is just inevitable that you will disagree, sometimes strongly, with someone in your life. When you are a husband and father, those disagreements will happen most often with your wife and ch...
Organization and Finance

Investing in the Future: Paying for University

When you have children, you have to face the fact that they are not born Einsteins. They will need to be educated, both in academics and in life. Hopefully, you will teach them by example to be good people, and help...

Getting Kids to Eat Healthier

If you have a house like mine, where you share food prep duties with your wife/partner, the kids' nutrition is just as much your responsibility as hers. Since obesity is at an all-time high among kids, not to mention related il...


Your Role in Labour and Childbirth

So, she’s having your baby? As romantic as the song makes it sound, the reality is a bit scarier and more intimidating. You watch your partner’s belly swell as the months pass; you feel the kicks and encourage the mom-to-be not...
Child Care

Getting Babies and Kids to Sleep

Once you have babies at home, sleep becomes a precious commodity. Yes, I know, it’s worse for moms, especially for those moms who breast feed exclusively, but dads lose a lot of sleep, too, especially those of us who work from ...