November 30, 2022

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Catchy, Isn't It?

Why You “Catch” Your Spouse’s Mood

ByAdam Bulger

Here’s the reason it happens — and why some people feel others’ moods more profoundly than others.

Essay

What Happened When I Lost My Son on the Mountain

ByDoug Schnitzspahn

On a family ski trip, I lost track of my 10-year-old son. It forced me to trust that what I had spent years teaching him had stuck.

Life

How To Support Someone Who Is Struggling With Burnout

ByVirginia Pelley

This is how to be there for them — and yourself.

Give Back!

Giving Tuesday: 21 Charities You Can Trust With Your Money

ByDave Baldwin

Whether it's providing shoes, food, or a birthday cake, these organizations spend the bulk of your donation on people, families, and children in need.

Life

How We Keep Our Sex Life Going Strong, According To 9 Parents

ByCarrie Weisman

Advice for the long game.

Life

How to Make The Most Of A Custody Weekend

ByChris Illuminati

Here's how I make the most out of our limited time together.

Life

We Stayed Together for the Kids. It Works for Us.

ByLizzy Francis

Melanie and Warren are separated but still live together and co-parent their kids. It’s been several years, and the arrangement still works for them.

Life

7 Rules All Divorced Dads Should Follow

ByRob Kemp

Divorce is never easy. But it'll be a lot harder if you don't follow this advice from experts and dads-who've-been-there.

Divorce

How To Be A Great Divorced Dad

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Divorce can prompt dads to compensate for serious parenting challenges. But there are better way to be a good dad than treats, toys, and a bad attitude towards the ex.

Life

Overly Aggressive During Arguments? Here’s How To Recalibrate.

ByJeremy Brown

Remember: If you seek to always be the victor, it means someone has to be the victim.

Sports

What Landon Donovan’s Father Told Him About Quitting, Depression, And Being As Cool As Gretzky

ByChase Scheinbaum

Every star athlete needs a life coach.

Parenting

Thanksgiving Is Here For Hard Talks And Revolutionary Thinking

ByPatrick A. Coleman

This year, lean in to the tension.

Fatherly Advice

What Can I Do About My Drunk, Racist Brother-In-Law On Thanksgiving?

ByPatrick A. Coleman

Fatherly's resident parenting expert talks about keeping peace with Thanksgiving racists and picky eaters so everyone can enjoy.

Life

7 Tips To Help You Cope With "Gray Divorce"

ByVirginia Pelley

When older parents decide to divorce, it can be tough on families. Here’s how to ease the transition for everyone.

Life

The Most Game-Changing Advice I Received From My Therapist, According to 12 Men

ByMatt Christensen

This is the advice that resonated with these men the most.

Divorce

9 Ways To Make Divorce Easier On Kids

ByAshley Abramson

It’s all about recognizing the parts of the process that cause a child stress and minimizing them as much as you can.