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Create An Annual Father’s Day Gift Tradition

Create An Annual Father’s Day Gift Tradition

I would argue that buying a Father’s Day gift is more challenging than buying a Mother’s Day gift. Gifts to show Mum she’s appreciated are pretty standard and welcome every year: Jewellery, flowers, a plant, gift certificates for a pedicure or a massage. But then Father’s Day rolls around and…

You Should Wrestle With Your Kid

You Should Wrestle With Your Kid

When my wife and I moved our family from the Bay Area to Seattle in 2015, we initially settled on an overpriced but otherwise unremarkable rental home. It wasn’t big enough for what we needed, delivery trucks roared down the street out front at all hours, and the apple tree…

I’m Paternal Host Nick Firchau, And This Is How I Parent   

I’m Paternal Host Nick Firchau, And This Is How I Parent   

After having kids, Nick Firchau says he spent his days wondering what the hell he was doing. He needed some guidance, but found that parenting wasn’t a topic that men commonly discussed. So the veteran sports journalist decided to launch the kind of “dad podcast” that he wished he could…