Tips for Showing Affection and Giving Praise

Tips for Showing Affection and Giving Praise

SAY IT! Say it often.  Say it at every opportunity.  You may know it, your child is still growing up and needs constant reassurance. Praise all achievements.  Don’t let them pass.  If children are not praised for achievements they may think they weren’t...
Love is Spelt TIME

Love is Spelt TIME

Dads often forget how much they mean to their children, especally their sons, during the critical years from birth until their middle teens. Sometimes dads seem to forget that , for a child, love is spelt T.I.M.E, and that dads need to make time for their children....
Action Points

Action Points

Put an encouraging note in the textbook/workbook of your child’s hardest subject.  Praise your child for something in front of his or her friends.  Read a book or short story to your child tonight.  Include him and yourself in the plot.  Don’t shy away from your...
Action Ideas for Dad

Action Ideas for Dad

Set a GOAL to be a Great Dad ! HUG your Child Daily ! Tell them you LOVE them ! Get to KNOW your kids ! Set a game plan to SPEND TIME together ! Have DINNER together as often as possible...
Dads and Daughters

Dads and Daughters

Most Men aren’t comfortable with emotions.  When our daughters express themselves or react with their hearts, we tend to think “Why can’t she be more rational?” We have some serious learning to do. Unfortunately, the teenage years are often...