Let kids know your love is unconditional

Your words and actions should always reflect unconditional love for your kids.

  • Don’t confuse unconditional love with trying to be their ‘pal’ rather than their parent
  • Surprise them by doing random, unpredicted kind acts for them (you might find some great ideas on the Acts of Kindness website)
  • Avoid overusing the word ‘but’, eg “I love you, but….”

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Benefits of being a dad

You will almost certainly benefit from being an involved and committed father/father figure.

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Keep Calm & Carry on

In this short and humorous clip with Peter Rowsthorn, he discusses the importance of keeping calm around your children, even in stressful situations.