• Dad's Notes,  Family Time

    Too Young for School?

    Too young and not ready yet for enrolling the Elementary School stage. That’s the fact you can find on Attar, my son. He’s now on the second stage and about to reach 7 years old while he was 5.10 when entering Elementary School. And the other fact is that he has got less satisfying results on some of his evaluative exams. Is this likely to blow my head up? Maybe. But I’d rather get my feet firm on the ground and look ahead. Some friends and relatives had warned us beforehand about the consequences of enrolling class prior to the standardised age, 7 years old of age. Quite staggering, respective…

  • Guest Posts

    Dad’s Guide to Boosting His Productivity

    Being a dad is no easy job. Being a dad in today’s world full of tight schedules, deadlines and numerous job responsibilities is even harder. But what can we do to make things easier? Or at least to meet every deadline, play catch and still have some time to ourselves? We can try to be a bit more productive! But that’s easier said than done, right? Well, let’s see what exactly every dad out there can do to make himself more productive and better. Plan ahead Have you ever seen an NBA game? Players go in and give it all they’ve got, some of their shots seem out of this…

  • Guest Posts

    A Dad’s Guide to Healthier Living

    Being a dad is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and rewarding things in the world, but it can also be quite challenging from time to time – especially if you have a full-time job and don’t have too much time just for yourself. Giving your best to live a healthier life is of the utmost importance, but don’t worry if you don’t really know how to make that happen, because we’re here to help you out. Here are four crucial steps towards embracing a healthy lifestyle, so check them out and enjoy your transformation! Avoid junk food and cook your own meals Yes, we know that opting for junk…

  • Family Time,  Kids' Workout,  Work-Life Balance

    Holiday is Coming

    Hello to all super dads! School holiday is coming. Don’t have yet any holiday ideas? No worries. How about taking kids to positive activities to make them feel happy. Here are some ideas for kids’ holiday. Let’s check them out! You know, dads have important roles for their children. All of kids will learn or imitate their dads and moms. So, as a parent you must do positive things to teach the children. Usually, dads do their works to earn a living but they often don’t have much time with their families. As a dad, you should have free time for kids’ holiday. You can do some positive activities such…

  • Guest Posts

    Parenting Difficulties: The Importance of “Me” Time

    Even though it’s difficult from time to time, being a dad is probably the best thing that can happen to any guy who actually wants kids. And yes, you love your children more than life itself, and you want to spend every second with them, but every dad needs some alone time to refresh his batteries. This is not selfish at all, and it definitely doesn’t mean skipping on your responsibilities – if you really want to be the best dad ever, sometimes, it’s very important to take a well-deserved break. If you’re not sure about how or why you should do this, take a look at the following list.…

  • Dad's Notes

    Ready into Fatherhood

    Being a dad is not so easy as you think. You have to prepare all things about fatherhood. Preparation for being a good dad is more than just reading story books, childproofing the electrical outlets, and buying a mini-bus. That’s an easy stuff. The important things are those that most first-time dads learn along the way. Here, you can learn about it. Understanding Fatherhood You’ll be more important to the kids than to anyone else. Don’t be afraid. The kids need you but you don’t have to force yourself to things that you can’t do. Let mommy do the works what you can’t do. You need an understanding about fatherhood…

  • Guest Posts

    How to Make Your Wife Feel Special Every Day

    If you’re a man who loves to make his wife feel happy and special every day, without exceptions – welcome to the club! However, we have to say that there are still a lot of men who make an effort to do that only when an important occasion comes up, which is quite disrespectful, so be sure not to be one of those guys. Here are four amazing ways to make your wife feel special on a daily basis, so check them out and accomplish that task with success! Buy her a gift for no reason Everyone knows that women love gifts, and buying her something is probably one of…

  • Dad's Notes,  Family Time,  Work-Life Balance

    Working Mom vs Traveling Dad

    It’s been two years after my wife quit her job, and it’s been one year after I moved to work out of town. The two consecutive episodes in which our kids revealed objection yet they knew they had to get along with both of them. Throwback, I and my wife were two working parents, dealing with the same industry, banking. Working in service industry in a severe competition brought us to spending overtime for work. Reaching our doorstep beyond lullaby time was the normal situation for us. Real crazy. We never had enough time to gather ‘round with our kids. When we got home, kids had slept away. When they…

  • Inspiring Dads

    A Lesson from a Truly Brave Pilot

    Have you watched the movie “Sully”? Starred by the distinguished actor Tom Hanks with the background of an aged pilot and plane crashed in the water, the film is based on a true story of a pilot named Chesley Sullenberger. I pick this true story as a tremendous inspiration for all of us, especially for fathers who are in seek of the meaning of bravery and boldness. Sullenberger was the pilot of Airbus 320 aircraft owned by US Airways airlines, United States (US). He had retired in 2010. A year earlier, the man who was familiarly called Sully had done an extraordinary action that not only saved the lives of…

  • Motivation

    Out of Dividing Walls

    Harry Houdini is a legendary magician who was very famous for his ability to escape from the chains that wrapped around his body. Though his body was thrown into a box full of water, he was able to escape. When the chains had tied him up and he was all the way to be thrown into a box of water, Houdini always pretended to fall to show how hard the struggle would be. His wife then helped lift his body. “My wife does not come around each time  I do this, but she still loves me,” said the man whose real name is Ehrich Weisz, an Asto-Hungarian-born American. Thereafter, his…