The Myth of the SuperDad

There is a growing trend among advertisers. That trend is to appeal to dads.

Sometimes those ads show the gentle, caring side of dads. One shows a stay at home dad who can’t call in sick (I’m sure many of you moms out there can relate). One from last year appealed to the awesomeness of being a dad.

Dad blogs and dad podcasts are showing up everywhere. It makes sense that companies want to target their advertising towards dads. But I think this is leading to a problem we’ve seen among moms for a long time. Continue Reading →


Finding the Sacred in the Secular with Michael T. Hansen – WHS 137

Finding the Sacred in the Secular with Michael T. HansenHave you ever thought about incorporating film review and criticism in your homeschooling curriculum? What themes and genres would you include? Should you look for themes that relate to your faith (or lack thereof) or focus on historical events?

Michael T. Hansen is a homeschool dad and podcaster who does just this that. In this interview we talk about all of this and more!

Michael T. Hansen is a Digital Missionary and the founder of the Great Commission Transmission Network. He has over 8 years of podcasting and Internet broadcasting experience.

After producing and hosting over 400 podcast episodes on a variety of subjects Michael is now focusing his time and talent in digital new media toward fulfilling the Great Commission.

On Finding Christ In This Cinema Michael and his co-host dig deep into the silver-screen classics of yesteryear as well as the box-office hits of today. We take a closer look at the stories they tell, and see if we find the face of Jesus looking back.

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9 Ways to Use Tech With a Purpose in Homeschooling – WHS 136

9 Ways to Use Tech With a Purpose in HomeschoolingTech is great when used correctly. It’s even better when there is a purpose behind using tech.

This is especially important in homeschooling. One thing I’ve noticed is that some families jump head first into using tech for homeschooling with having a purpose for the tech they’re using.

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