50 rules for dads of daughters

Tell her she's beautiful.

Never miss her birthday.

Teach her how to eat sunflower seeds.

These are a few of the 50 pieces of advice blogger Michael Mitchell has for dads of daughters.

His suggestions have been "liked," tweeted, pinned and emailed by thousands of people.

Read through his rules here, and find more from Mitchell on his blog, Life to Her Years.

Editor's note: This content has been posted here with the author's permission.
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Salt Lake City, UT

This is the best list I have ever seen. Thank you!

Twin Lights
Louisville, KY

All true.

Salt Lake City, UT

how can I print this list out or otherwise preserve it for later reference?

lehi, ut

Absolutely loved this list, want to go home and give my little girls a big hug!


It reminds me of General Conference this year:

A woman needs to be told she's beautiful, feel appreciated etc

Then Thomas Monson added: in that respect men are very like women.
(I think that referred to the latter part, that is to feel appreciated
not to be told you are beautiful, guys).

Let's spread the love around; no one, female or male, likes to be a taken for granted drudge.

Saratoga Springs, UT

Love it! THanks for putting this together. I love my little girl!

American Fork, UT

Don't Blink... True, so true.

Sliver Maned Cougar
American Fork, UT

And most of these apply to dads of sons too. If you want to be a happy dad, do these things!

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