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Wayne Parker

Updated Articles and Resources

By Wayne Parker

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Ten Questions a Father Should Ask and Answer About His Marriage Created: Friday, July 25, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. Find out how to make your marriage stronger by asking and answering these ten questions.
    • Book Review – The Miracle Morning Created: Friday, July 25, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      The Miracle Morning is transforming the lives of men and women, fathers and mothers, around the world. Learn how The Miracle Morning can help any father become better, more focused and more balanced.
    • Top Five Diet Plans for Dads Created: Saturday, July 19, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Thinking about a weight loss program? Then check out this comparison of the top diet plans for men and get on board with one that will work for you.
    • Seven Key Biblical Principles for Fathers Created: Friday, July 25, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Christian fathers bring a spiritual and biblical approach to parenting. Check out these important principles from the Bible that can help fathers reach their full potential and lead their families in a godly way.
    • The Seven Money Mistakes Fathers Often Make Created: Friday, July 18, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      Learn from experienced fathers the important money mistakes you should avoid in your family, and how to make smarter financial decisions.
    • How to Change a Visitation Order Created: Friday, July 11, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      If you have a visitation order and program that is not working for you or your child, follow these tips to begin the process to modify your visitation order.
    • Parenting by Design - Discovering God’s Original Plan for Your Family Created: Friday, July 11, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      A review of Parenting by Design - Discovering God’s Original Plan for Your Family. This is an excellent book for Christian fathers.
    • Helping New Babies (and Dads) Get a Good Night's Sleep Created: Monday, June 30, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      New fathers often have an unexpected experience when their sleep patterns change with a new baby. How can new dads adjust to this new phenomenon in their lives and get the sleep they need to function at home and at work?
    • The Tiny Nerd Clothing Blog Created: Wednesday, July 09, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014
      Explore the Tiny Nerd Clothing blog by Dan Grueber, where he blogs about his business and his life as a new father.
    • Getting a Report Card from Your Child Created: Tuesday, July 08, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014
      Want some direct feedback in your role as a father? Ask your kids to fill out a report card on you and see how well you do! It will lead to some great conversations about your father-child relationship.
    • Fitting Fitness into a Busy Dad's Life Created: Friday, November 21, 2008 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      With busy schedules and less and less time available for personal needs, dad often have a hard time making time for exercise and fitness. Taken advice from fathers who have made it work and find w...
    • What can I do about Parental Alienation? Created: Thursday, April 14, 2005 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Discover the proper approach to dealing with parental alienation if it is happening to your child.
    • How to Do The Egg in a Bottle Experiment Created: Friday, January 29, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      A very simple science trick of sucking an egg into a bottle demonstrates air pressure and how it works in real life and in weather. Learn how to do this simple but dramatic science experiment.
    • Frequently Asked Questions About Paternity Tests Created: Thursday, June 04, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Everything you need to know about paternity testing. What kinds of tests are there? Where I do get a paternity test? How much will a paternity test cost?" itemprop="desczTP='t3'" --> itemprop="d...
    • Creating Your Family Reunion Budget, Activities and Recruiting Strategies Created: Friday, December 03, 2010 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
      Now that you have the basic outline of the family reunion in place, you need to create a budget for the family reunion, an activity plan and a way to recruit volunteers. Learn how to calculate the...
    • Managing Your Emotional Bank Account with Your Children Created: Friday, July 10, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Dr. Stephen Covey writes about the Emotional Bank Account as a metaphor for improving relationships and building trust. Learn more about the Emotional Bank Account and how to make this important t...
    • Exercise with the Kids Created: Wednesday, May 31, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      How can a busy dad fit in his exercise regimen when he has responsibility for the kids? Smart and fit dads find ways to involve the children in exercise. It's good for dad and for the kids.
    • Effectively Praise Your Child Created: Friday, March 21, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Parenting experts tell us that it is important to praise your children regularly, and that praise effects behavior patterns more than discipline does. Here are some tips and ideas about effectivel...
    • Staying Connected with the Kids from Long Distance Created: Wednesday, March 08, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      It's a really hard thing for committed dads to be away from their kids, especially when its a long ways away. Whether a non-custodial dad, in the military or a long distance grandfather, there are...
    • Talking with Children About the Reasons for Your Divorce Created: Friday, September 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      As you break the news to your children about their parents' upcoming divorce, what should you say about the reasons for the divorce? What is appropriate to tell them? And as time moves on, how sh...
    • Being a Consistent and Predictable Father Created: Saturday, July 18, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Most parenting experts agree that consistency in parenting is a critical key to success in raising children. Here are some ways fathers can better understand the importance of consistent parenting...
    • How to Dance the Quick Step Created: Saturday, February 07, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      When a dad without a lot of dancing experience needs to dance the quick step for a wedding, debutante ball or other event, this quick tutorial will help him learn the basic step and not embarrass h...
    • Top Ten Ways for Fathers to Relieve Stress Created: Friday, January 07, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Time out can be a good thing for a stressed-out dad, just like it can be for children who are stressed or behaving badly. Whether you are experiencing work stress, family stress of just stress in ...
    • Fathering – The Total Commitment Created: Friday, February 07, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Being an effective father requires a sense of commitment to the role. Successful fatherhood requires committing time, energy, and personal resources to family, children, spouse and the special responsibilities that fathers have.
    • What Every Father Needs to Know About Parenting Plans Created: Saturday, August 06, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Having a good parenting plan is essential for divorced fathers that are sharing custody with their children's mother. Learn what need to be in a parenting plan and what fathers need to know before...
    • Helping Your Children Become Environmentally Aware Created: Saturday, March 21, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      As concerns continue to grow about the future of our national environment, fathers are more and more interested in helping their children be more aware of environmental issues. Here are some sugge...
    • Attachment Parenting Basics for Fathers Created: Friday, May 11, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Learn about the parenting style called attachment parenting. Find out how and why it works for many families and children and what fathers need to know about attachment
    • Pornography Addiction - Understanding the Addictive Cycle Created: Saturday, June 23, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Sexual addiction seems to follow a fairly standard pattern that is common in most addictions. Learning about the addiction cycle can help anyone struggling with a pornography addiction become more...
    • The Father's Role in Pre Wedding Planning Created: Friday, February 27, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      The day a daughter marries, and the preparation for it, can be pretty traumatic for a father. Emotionally, financially and physically, the experience can be overwhelming. Find out what experience...
    • Prepare Your Teen for Spring Break Created: Thursday, March 22, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Each year parents cringe when their older high schoolers or college student kids head out of town on spring break. We worry about their health, underage drinking, sex and other partying issues. W...
    • Bonding with the New Baby Created: Wednesday, June 21, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      You have a new baby at home, and hope to be able to have a bonding experience with the little one. What can a dad do to better bond with his baby?" itemprop="description"< --> itemprop="descriptio...
    • Keys to Effective Family Communication Created: Friday, June 25, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      Family communication is a challenge for every father. Learn bow to master the art of family communication and make sure that we communicate effectively with our family members and loved ones.

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