Tag Archives: fatherhood

Respecting The Little People

Respecting The Little People

Anthony Peyton, a Melbourne-based dad of two young men born 12 years apart, talks about the importance of respecting kids as little people, and touches on Magda Gerber’s ‘Educaring’ philosophy.

Eight Weeks To Go…

Eight Weeks To Go…

Eight weeks to go. 56 days. 1,344 hours. 80,640 minutes. 4,838,400 seconds-ish. Not that rookie dad-to-be Mark Cassidy is counting.

One Widowed Parent, One Time Machine

One Widowed Parent, One Time Machine

While his wife’s death transported Californian dad-of-four Dave Manoucheri, DeLorean-style, to a time when he was single and void of responsibility, it helped him become the best dad he could be in the present.

A Firm Grip

A Firm Grip

Michael Finke writes that the memory of his mother is helping to steer his L-plate-driving son in the right direction.

John Finch and The Father Effect

John Finch and The Father Effect

We profile John Finch, the man behind The Father Effect, a moving documentary (and newly released book) that explores his coming to terms with the ‘father-wound’ his dad’s suicide at the age of 11 created, the lasting impact of dads and the importance of forgiveness.

Pacing Yourself

Pacing Yourself

In this Heart Talk, Daniel Lewis reflects on the highs of his recent marathon and tells his daughters that the first rule to marathon running – pacing yourself – should be applied to life in general.