Tag Archives: dads

Road Warrior Family

Ian fell into the life of a road warrior rather easily. When Ian was born, I was commuting every weekend from our home east of Sacramento to Los Angeles to host a weekly radio show. The trip was a 6-hour … Continue reading

Age 4 Independent Study

Ian’s ability to self-regulate and maintain focus, letting his natural curiosity guide exploration and learning. Boy, that’s a mouthful, but for me, it’s summation is this: Give a kid enough space! Very early on in this adventure called parenting, I … Continue reading

Reconfiguring Life – Pregnancy and A New Baby

Ian “the dude” Conley came along relatively late in his parent’s lives (Monica was 42 years old, I was 53), so, as I’m sure you can imagine, his arrival did signal some changes. The good news is that most of … Continue reading

Strong Dad, InsideOut Dad – Part II

How did InsideOut Dad facilitator and Parent Café Coordinator, Justin Margolis, go from incarceration to single dad to professional guiding other parents to giving their best to parenting? Here’s the rest of his story… (if you missed it, read Part … Continue reading

Strong Dad, InsideOut Dad – Part I