I suppose it is a given that we want our little girls to be polite, kind and respectful, but don't we want the same for our sons?
Just because you pay for their wedding, doesn't make it your wedding.
It really brings this one fact into sharp focus: their lives are just beginning and mine, in many ways, is winding down.
This disease that I've heard others speak about all too often is robbing us from having that father-daughter relationship we were on the road to building.
Whatever the reason the bulk of people are no longer sending written "Thank You notes," this new trend should be turned around.
What we've lost in fireworks and butterflies, we've more than made up in connection, comradery, respect and depth.
If I say "no" to something it's because I truly am unable to say yes, or to be frank, I simply don't want to say yes.
The trick to having a peaceful holiday time with your university-aged kids is to be mindful of the fact that they are different than when they left you
We must teach them that sexual liberty and confidence is not the same as sexual promiscuity — not at all.
If you've ever renovated with your partner, even just one room in your home, you can appreciate how difficult it is to do that without losing your cool.
The very simple fact is that each and every one of us will be drawn to have a close relationship with one person, and perhaps not another.
If you tend to become a Debbie Downer like me as the year comes to a close, I wanted to share a few tricks that help snap me out of my funk.
I always wondered about all these women who luck out and find themselves part of a tight-knit group. And then it happened for me.
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