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Do your kids pass the "crash" test?

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Jul 6, 2011
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NFI honors Dwyane Wade with Fatherhood Award

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Jun 16, 2011
The result of the NBA Championship Finals on Sunday may not have been what Dwyane Wade and his Miami Heat teammates had hoped... Read More

Topics: Dwyane Wade, NBA

Military Children are the Real Award Winners

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Jun 16, 2011
Today, NFI’s Vice President of Public Relations, Vince DiCaro is in Bremerton Washington, awarding our 2011 Military Fatherhood... Read More

Guest Post: Be a Dad: Fatherhood is all about balance

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Jun 15, 2011
This is a guest post by Jon Brancheau, Vice President, Nissan Marketing. Jon will accept a Fatherhood Award from National... Read More

Topics: Nissan, be a dad

In my world, what it means to “Be A Dad”

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Jun 14, 2011
Clearly, I’m not a dad, nor will I ever know what it’s like to be one. However, I do happen to know what it feels like when a dad... Read More

Topics: teen daughters, be a dad, trust

Saying Goodbye to My Last “Boy”

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Jun 7, 2011
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Topics: zeke, pet, dog

Congrats to Military Fatherhood Award winner Chris Cady!

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   May 18, 2011
600 nominations. 3 finalists. 1 winner.For the past few years, NFI has been recognizing military fathers for their commitment to... Read More

Vote to Support the Courage of Military Dads

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Apr 28, 2011
Recently, I wrote a blog post called “What Can Happen When Too Many Dads Choose Comfort Rather Than Courage” about my visit to... Read More

Topics: courageous

Are You Trying to Rob Your Kids?

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Apr 21, 2011
This month’s focus at NFI is “Dad Cents,” and our plan is to give dads sound advice about ways that dads can improve their kids’... Read More

Topics: teen daughters, finances

Guest Post: Teaching Your Children the Power of a Dollar

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Apr 13, 2011
This is a guest post from Luke Swygard, Financial Representative with Northwest Mutual Financial Network serving the... Read More

Topics: finances, DadCents

Are Your Kids Sleeping with the Enemy?

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Apr 4, 2011
This past summer, my 15-year-old niece spent about 2 weeks with me. I always look forward to spending time with her. She lives... Read More

Topics: mentor, technology, double duty dad, father figure

When Short-term Pleasure = Long-term Pain

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Mar 23, 2011
Yesterday, it was reported that former football star Lawrence Taylor was sentenced to six years probation for having sex with a... Read More

Topics: Lawrence Taylor

What Can Happen When Too Many Dads Choose Comfort Rather than Courage

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Mar 14, 2011
Courage (n): The quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty, danger and pain without fear. Read More

Topics: Holocaust

What's in the bag for Dad?

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Mar 11, 2011
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A Dad's Lesson: The Price of Fame

Posted by Fatherhood Admin   |   Mar 6, 2011
There is a verse from the Bible that says, “What good is it for a man to gain the whole world, yet forfeit his soul?” I was... Read More

Topics: teen daughters, miley cyrus, fatherhood bloopers

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