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My way through hell

My way through hell

Having run in the “wrong direction” after losing his baby boy at 10 weeks and cheating death himself, Kimbokol Kolstad is now cruising in mind and body as part of the Asics FrontRunner movement.

Is Love Enough?

Is Love Enough?

Is love enough in a long-term relationship? Not by a long shot, writes Mike ‘Papa Does Preach’ Cruse.

Kids quitting: a father’s dilemma

Kids quitting: a father’s dilemma

For Californian dad Eric Miller, applying Malcolm Gladwell’s ‘10,000-hour rule’ – the suggested time required to master something – to his daughter’s many endeavours has proven an impossible task.

A baby winter’s night

A baby winter’s night

A storm in remote northwestern America. A scared wife ready to give birth at 32 weeks. A hazardous light-plane journey over the mountains to the nearest hospital. In a must-read long-form piece, Bill Donavan, father to two adult sons and founder of Yoee Baby, vividly recalls his firstborn’s turbulent labour.

My teenage daughter’s mobile phone addiction

My teenage daughter’s mobile phone addiction

Parenting blogger Anthony Jones writes that his teenage daughter’s phone addiction is a major source of concern and argues that mobile phone manufacturers and social media companies have a duty of care towards our younger population.