Becoming a father can change you in ways you never imagined. Research has proven that men experience physical changes almost as significant as a mother does.
Currently, I am a stay at home dad to a head strong 5 year old and a late-talking 8 year old who is in 2nd grade. I'm also a Navy veteran who served right after the 9/11 attack on the US. Writing has always been a big part of my life, but it was only recently that I had enough guts to share the weird stuff I think about.
Is open communication with your spouse about your parenting practices a good thing? Perhaps you are allowed to do things the way you want to without having to always report or verify it with your significant other.
How did parenting evolve in our species in the first place? What is really going on here and do we really know what we’re doing?
Being a stay at home dad can make you question your manliness. But do we have to wonder if we are being a bad role model to our own sons?
In caring for my kids on a budget, I sometimes do things that I feel guilty about. I sometimes wonder: are we parents raising our children at the expense of society at large?
New fathers are often told to make friends with other dads as a way to have support. Does anyone ever tell you that other dads sometimes suck?
Raising a late talking child can be challenging and it’s expected that we must always be diligent in correcting their mistakes so they can learn. But where’s the fun in that?
Fathers and stay at home dads should stop trying to be more like moms. Fathers need to bring their own style to parenting!
The new generation of dads are having to live under the mantle of our fathers mistakes. When will we be recognized for the modern dads that we are?
Being a parent to a late talking child is scary. This is my story of the first time I knew that my son was going to be okay one day.