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Michael Foust is the father of three small children, a writer and editor, and blogs about parenting at www.michaelfoust.com.

4 (more) New Year’s resolutions for a better family

Praying with your children

My youngest son was born six months ago this month. During that time he has learned to hold his head up, grab toys, roll over, and—my favorite —smile. It’s been an incredible short journey, but it certainly doesn’t seem like ...

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3 reasons to date your daughter every single week

Father and daughter

There aren’t many things in life that truly terrify me. Natural disasters and tornadoes come close, and snakes finish near the top, too. I’m also not crazy about tight enclosed spaces—and I would rather not die by drowning, if given ...

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‘Dad, what is abortion?’


As a parent, you don’t always get to pick the perfect moments for discussing life’s big issues with your children. In fact, sometimes they take place at the absolute worst times — like on a Sunday morning, when you and ...

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