Father's Day is coming up. How involved should I be in helping my stepchildren to pick out a gift for their dad, my husband?
I think that depends upon the relationship with your stepchildren. Often, they will look to you for guidance. That's a great bonding opportunity for you and the kids. However, if not, do not feel offended. This is their opportunity to express their love for dad. Hang back and enjoy the day with the man you love! But keep in mind that kids are not alwa
This weekend we will celebrate fathers across the country. Perhaps you will spend it grilling out or taking him to a movie. Maybe your kids will buy their dad a tie or make him a special card. But what we are celebrating is not just the role of father, but what that role means in our lives. One of my favorite quotes regarding fathers, “Any man can be a father. It takes someone special to be a dad.” Though the author of this quote remains anonymous, I suspect that we all have