Our 10-year-old just made me think twice about filling up her summer schedule

A Dad’s Diary: It’s important for active families to know that you can over-schedule your kids, to have an ongoing dialogue and to watch for signs that they are overdoing it.

Chickens are teaching our kids responsibility this summer — we hope  

A Dad’s Diary: We ruffled some feathers holding the kids to a work schedule over the next few weeks but so far so good.

How gross jelly beans and a game of hide-and-seek help me connect with my kids

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