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How to Incorporate More Romance Into Your Life as a Working Dad

Posted April 26, 2015 by David James

Hey, working dads, do you wish you could incorporate more romance into your life? Here are few tips on ways to do it.

5 Ways to Make Bedtime Go Smoother

Posted April 23, 2015 by David James

Having trouble at bedtime? Try these tips and they might help.

6 Reasons to Do a Digital Spring Cleaning

Posted April 21, 2015 by David James

Once you finish washing the windows this spring, it's time to do a digital spring cleaning on your devices.

The Debate Over "Free Range" Parenting

Posted April 19, 2015 by David James

Are you a "free-range" parent? I believe it's a trait worth instilling in our kids.

Surviving Divorce: 6 Ways to Help Your Children

Posted April 17, 2015 by David James

Divorce is never an easy topic, but it's especially challenging for young children. Here are some tips on how to handle the conversation.

7 Ways to Stop Wasting Food

Posted April 13, 2015 by David James

Americans are wasting more food than ever. Here are some ways to be less wasteful at your house.

The 9 Best Ways to Use Your Tax Return

Posted April 9, 2015 by David James

Getting a sudden influx of cash from Uncle Sam? Here are some good ways to spend it.

8 Ways to Stop Teens from Texting and Driving

Posted March 29, 2015 by David James

All of our kids will someday get behind the wheel of a car. Let's make sure they know the dangers of texting and driving by reminding them now.

5 Must-Start Habits to Make Your Mornings Easier

Posted March 23, 2015 by David James

Is your morning routine in a rut? Try incorporating these five habits to make your mornings run more smoothly.

Can You Really Make Money Consigning Children's Items?

Posted March 18, 2015 by David James

Do you have a bunch of children's items to sell? Consider consigning them. But read this pro/con list first.

Sharing Too Much on Facebook May Be Dangerous to Your Child's Self-Esteem

Posted March 12, 2015 by David James

We all like to share about our kids on social media. But how much is too much?

Working Dads: How to Maintain Your Identity

Posted March 8, 2015 by David James

Once the kids are born, many fathers lose their sense of self. Here are some ways to reclaim it.

Saving Money on a Disney Vacation

Posted March 6, 2015 by David James

Looking to save a few bucks on a Disney vacation? Here are a few tips to consider.

7 Ideas for New Family Traditions

Posted March 1, 2015 by David James

Family traditions give us comfort and keep our families united. Here are a few ideas for some new traditions for your family.

How to Create a Cleaning Schedule When You're a Working Parent

Posted February 24, 2015 by David James

During National Time Management Month we tackle the most loathsome of chores -- cleaning your house. Here's how to create a workable schedule for working parents.

Working Dads: How to Stay Fit

Posted February 22, 2015 by David James

Working dads are constantly busy. But that doesn't mean we can neglect our fitness. Here are some tips to find time for a workout.

8 Things to Say & Ask Your Child Every Day

Posted February 16, 2015 by David James

Communication with our children is crucial. Here are several things we should say to our kids and ask them on a regular basis.

Working Dads: How to Connect With Your Kids Every Day

Posted February 15, 2015 by David James

Working dads have lots on their plates. But that doesn't mean there isn't time to connect with your kids. Here are some ways to do it.

Tips for Parents to Celebrate Valentine's Day in Little Ways

Posted February 8, 2015 by David James

There are lots of little ways to show our spouse that we love them on Valentine's Day. Here are a few ideas.

Pro/Con: Handling the Naptime Routine

Posted February 4, 2015 by David James

Keeping an active toddler on a naptime routine can be a chore. Check out this pro/con list to see what naptime techniques might work for you.