Fatherhood Is Alive and Well

Fatherhood Is Alive and Well By Hogan Hilling For the past twenty-six years the image of fatherhood I observed in my community and social dad network is far different than the media and Hollywood continue to portray in newspapers, magazines, television and movies. The breed of Dadly dads I have met are caring, nurturing, sensitive,…

The Number ONE Problem in Marriage: Selfishness

The Number ONE Problem in Marriage: Selfishness By Chris Garner We all marry thinking that the “honeymoon” will never end; that the euphoric feelings of love will always be there, but the Apostle Paul wrote to the Corinthians that those who marry will have trouble (1Cor. 7:28). Yes, there will be trouble from the outside;…

BROOKS ACADEMY SCHOOL

THE MELTON FOUNDATION, LLC BROOKS ACADEMY SCHOOL 3146 E Wier Road, Suite 20, Phoenix, Arizona 85042 602.677.0870; meltonforrest@yahoo.com The Melton Foundation was founded by Lee Melton in 2005. He developed and implemented The Minority Engineering Program (MEP) at the University of Florida (UF). MEP exposed more than 2,000 minorities and white females to engineering careers…

Financial Matters – Stuart Burns

Financial Matters – Stuart Burns It’s really true what they say about time appearing to go faster and faster as we get older. It’s hard to believe we are already half way through 2014. Many countries such as the United States and Mexico have celebrations to commemorate their independence from another government. Merriam-Webster defines independence…

Can you really die of a broken heart?

Can you really die of a broken heart? By Marie Ellis Sat 1 Mar 2014 – 12am PST Losing a loved one can be heartbreaking. But a new study shows that this can be more than just symbolic, as the chances of experiencing a stroke or heart attack after a partner’s death doubles within the…

Growing Number of Dads Home with the Kids

Growing Number of Dads Home with the Kids Biggest increase among those caring for family By Gretchen Livingston The number of fathers who do not work outside the home has risen markedly in recent years, up to 2 million in 2012.1 High unemployment rates around the time of the Great Recession contributed to the recent…

Barriers to Intimacy

Barriers to Intimacy – By Chris Garner Intimacy; that openness, transparency; spiritual, emotional, intellectual, physical closeness—the oneness of marriage does not occur naturally. Mankind was designed for intimacy; first with God and then with one’s spouse. Adam and Eve walked and talked with God and they were naked and unashamed with each other – in…

Collaborative Divorce: Teamwork for Best Outcomes

Collaborative Divorce: Teamwork for Best Outcomes By Pamela Donison, Esq., Integrative Attorney I have a simple mission: to change the world one divorce at a time. And I am proposing to do so by inspiring people (including attorneys) to consider “alternative” dispute resolution as “primary” dispute resolution, particularly in family law. The most recent entry…