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[Español] El nuevo rol de los padres de hoy…. mas allá de el proveedor

Nuevas investigaciones señalan que las normas actuales de la paternidad enfatizan la participación activa de los hombres con sus hijos, además del papel tradicional de proveedor material. Además, el número de horas que los padres dedican al trabajo no está tan relacionado con su interacción con los pequeños. En realidad, los “nuevos padres” parecen estar […]

[Shopping] 50 Grooming Gifts to Keep Dad Looking and Smelling Fresh

When we think gifts for dad or husband, the usual suspects come to mind: the socks, briefs, ties & tools. But, the reality is that they ALSO like staying fresh and clean. And why not giving them a gift so they can pamper themselves? Below we curated 50 of our favorite grooming items that will […]

[Gift Guide] 32 Super Cool Holiday Sweaters for Boys & Dad

In our [Gift Guide] posts we specially curate a collection of gift items we absolutely L O V E, where you can’t only drool over the pictures, but actually SHOP online them by just clicking in the images. How cool is that? In this edition, our top fave holiday non-ugly seaters for the men in […]

[VIDEO] Dear Daddy: Thank You for your Comforting Texts During my First Heartbreak

DISCLAIMER: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Minute Maid and DiMe Media.  Minute Maid will provide this prize. Minute Maid is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with the contest – and all opinions are my own.  This Post has a Father’s Day Drawing! Dear Daddy: As an only child, I know I’m both […]

Why NOW it’s the Time To Forgive Your Dad (or Mom)

By: Dennis Sanchez Founder, Marcar Visions Marketing & Los Compadres, Modern Caballeros At an early age I experienced my parents’ sacrificial hard work and how my future would look without a proper education. “Tu eres el hombre de la familia,”(you are the man of the family) is what he would tell me, in addition to […]

How to find family-friendly movies

Some of my favorite childhood memories took place in a movie theatre. Those Saturday afternoons were a sensory overload starting from the moment I purchased my ticket, smelled the popcorn at the concession stand and finally entered the dark room full of sounds and images projected onto a giant screen. Those were the days that, […]

Why a Father’s love is so importante

  I’m very fortunate to have a father who expressed care from a young age.  It’s often assumed that mothers show their love and dads have a harder time.  One of my favorite Valentine’s memories is a coin bank that my ‘Pa’ gave me when I was about 9.  It was the ‘little shop of […]

Confessions of a Divorced, Single Dad

By: James R. Venney Contributor, Los Dads My original intention in writing this article was to share some lessons learned and observations I have made thus far in my journey as a single father. However, in the wake of the events that unfolded in Connecticut on December 14th this brief article took on a different […]

E is for Violence

A Dad’s Struggle with Violent Video Games By Jorge Hernandez When my daughter Sabrina was born, ten years ago, Barney, the purple talking dinosaur, was the rage for kids along with Elmo, the red Muppet.  I swore back then, before she was born, that I would not submit her to that type of empty entertainment. […]

Can I Stay Home Today?

A Parent’s Challenge to Stress the Importance of Education with their Tween By Jorge Hernandez Can I stay home today? These are the first words I hear every morning when I wake my seven year old son Dariel, for school. He started second grade this year and although his grades are wonderful and he’s received […]