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Father who raised his three young girls alone after their mother died of breast cancer shares the lessons he’s learned

3 Aug

DAILY MAIL, 29 July 2015 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3175465/Father-raised-three-young-girls-mother-died-breast-cancer-shares-lessons-s-learned-in.html From learning to cook, tying ponytails, and buying sanitary pads: Father who raised his three young girls alone after their mother died of breast cancer shares the lessons he’s learned Joseph Wakim has raised three daughters after his wife died of cancer Grace, Michelle and Joy were all under 11 […]

It took the death of my wife to realise how much I missed out on as a dad

3 Aug

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/jul/29/it-took-the-death-of-my-wife-to-realise-how-much-i-missed-out-on-as-a-dad Wednesday 29 July 2015 It took the death of my wife to realise how much I missed out on as a dad When my wife died, men suggested I find a new wife, women offered to help. But in becoming a single parent to my three daughters, I found my best self ‘I took […]

Widowed dad Joseph Wakim opens up about raising three daughters on his own

3 Aug

  http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/widowed-dad-joseph-wakim-opens-up-about-raising-three-daughters-on-his-own/story-fni0cx12-1227461356666 29 July 2015   Widowed dad Joseph Wakim opens up about raising three daughters on his own The Sunday Telegraph July 29, 20159:38AM Men should be nurtured to be nurturers writes Joseph Wakim, author of the book What My Daughters Taught Me. Picture: Supplied Source: News Corp Australia “WITHOUT a word spoken, mothers […]