Tag Archives: kids

What dads can learn from pie

What dads can learn from pie

Andy Murphy, a.k.a. The Secure Dad, poses a simple but serious question: do the most important people in your life get the largest piece of your pie?

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.

Stepping up

Stepping up

The Dad Network helped amplify the all-important message ‘Dads don’t babysit’, and as Dave Manoucheri writes, it’s catching on for ALL parents.

Plain old parenting

Plain old parenting

Mother of six and author of ‘Say it Once: The No Bullshit Guide to Parenting’ Kysa Kelleher writes that old-school parenting can pay long-term dividends for kids.

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.

Our top 5 Roald Dahl books

Our top 5 Roald Dahl books

It was a tough task, but here’s our top five Roald Dahl books. Take some time over the school holidays to discover – or rediscover – these gems with your kids.