Get Some Sleep

  • There are very few things that, when neglected, affect all areas of your life.
  • Sleep is one of those subtle yet powerful influencers in your life.
  • Don’t get enough sleep and your parenting, health, decisions, sex-life, job, patience, _______ (insert any area of your life) are negatively influenced.
  • Get enough sleep and your parenting, health, decisions, sex-life, job, patience, _______ (insert any area of your life) are positively influenced.
  • Sleep may not seem like a big deal, but it can make you a better dad and man.
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Don’t Get Your Value From Your Child

  • You try really hard to be a great dad.
  • It’s natural to want your effort to be noticed.
  • Sometimes you want (maybe expect) your child to tell you or show you, in some way, that you’re doing a good job.
  • But they don’t. After all, they’re just a child.
  • And you feel like you’re not valued as a dad.
  • Your feelings don’t always tell you the truth.

Would Your Child Notice If Your Wife Was Your Best Friend?

  • Your best friend is your go-to person.
  • Do you think your child would notice if your wife was your best friend?
  • They’d notice you want to spend more time together.
  • They’d notice you talk about important things…and talk about them in a good way.
  • They’d notice you ask each other for advice.
  • They’d notice you really understand each other.
  • That’s what best friends do.