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Tips on how to be a good dad

June 20, 2013
By Sue Junge , Times-Republican

Another Father's Day has come and gone but I can't let it go by without sharing a few ideas on how to be a good dad. Every year I try to do an article for dads; many times they get over looked when it comes to all the parenting advice so I wanted to share some of the information I have found just for dads. I feel so blessed to still have my dad; he will be 84 in November and still does remarkably well. He has always been there for me and I know he always will. He wasn't much for hugs but when I was very young I did sit on his lap every night when he would come in from farming. He has ALWAYS been there when we needed anything; and he was there also when we made mistakes. Many parents today seem to be juggling so much, jobs, social activities, kid's activities, housework, etc., that there is little time left to spend with their children. So, here are some tips for those who want to be a good dad.



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