Rob Weisskirch

Now is the time to start preparing children for the mental shift to return to school. With my kid, I have been talking up what will happen once school starts–how the start time is earlier than her current summer camp, for instance. Read more


It’s tough to figure out what gifts our kids will love. But in the end, we usually find out that it isn’t so much the gift but the time we spend with them that counts! Read more

Family Advice

Toxic masculinity is a pattern of thinking and parenting of boys where the focus is on achievement, adventure and risk, and strength and self-reliance as well as violence, anti-femininity, and avoidance of perceptions of weakness. Read more

Family Advice

Generally, kids who have positive, supportive, relationships with parents are more likely to have greater intimacy and relationship satisfaction with romantic partners later on. Read more

Family Advice