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10 Things We Didn't Know About Fatherhood

While most of us think very highly of our own fathers, you might be surprised to know how great fathers are in general.Here are 10 things I bet you didn't know about fatherhood.

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12 Tips to Teach Toddlers to Share

When toddlers have play dates, territorial battles are bound to ensue. To foster sharing skills in young children, consider these 12 tips:

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A Father's Letter to His Daughter

We both wonder what the future holds for you. If I can be of any help navigating the next steps toward loving relationships, "however big, however small, let me be a part of it all" (as the lyric goes), until you are ready to go it alone ... or with someone special. I hope you will learn to love in all the ways that keep you healthy and happy. I'm always here for you.

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Autism & Wandering

According to the National Autism Association, about half of children with autism are prone to wandering, so it's important to take safeguards and to know what to do if your autistic child wanders away from safety.

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Father's Day Activities & Events

Make Dad a Big Deal! From brunch, beer tasting and bowling to jazz, movies and fishing - Washington Parent makes it easy to find the perfect way to celebrate Father's Day in the DMV. Give Dad a Day to Remember!

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Go See the Smithsonian's Enid A Haupt Garden

The Enid A. Haupt Garden is one of the most famous landmarks at the Smithsonian Gardens. Looking straight outward, the landscape creates a diamond of various purple flowers. There's a vastness of green that takes both the perimeter and area of the diamond, accompanied by white trees that lead to a grand castle at the top of the walk.

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Host an INCREDIBLE Birthday Party

With the Incredibles return to the big screen, Netflix and DVD, a new generation of kids have the opportunity to fall in love with the Parr family and their super friends. From the moment kids hear the Incredibles theme song, they are hooked. They want to be an Incredible, too! If that sounds like your child, why not throw them an Incredible-themed birthday party this year?

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