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Changing Role of the Modern Day Dad

by Marty Marko

When Barack Obama created his own personal Twitter account, he was asked why ‘Dad’ was listed first, since many celebrities and politicians choose to highlight their professional accomplishments. 557 more words

Father Involvement

Toddlers and Food

My first memories with my great-grandfather are memories of him sneaking me bites of bologna and cheese. My grandpa was a chef and was always cooking for festivals, and as I grew up I got to tag along and learn a lot about cooking. 518 more words

New Parents

My precious Pops!

A repost of one of my first few posts.

Oh I do love my Pops 💗

Well, since I wrote about my marvellous mum, it would be totally awful of me not to mention my wonderful father, Papa, we called him when I was younger, it’s now morphed to Pops! 703 more words

Family

Me and My Pharma Cocktail Took a Little Trip

I took a trip I haven’t taken in a while.

It was three hours, from Virginia to North Carolina.

To see my dad.

It meant the world to him and he was grateful and happy. 53 more words

Depression

You've Come A Long Way, Dads

by John Hoffman

You’re not supposed to think about work when you’re on holidays. But on my recent trip to Europe I couldn’t help it. I kept seeing soooo many great examples of hands-on fatherhood. 726 more words

Dads

Play With Everyone!

When I was growing up, I loved to play. I think that most kids do. I grew up in the country and had lots of long days playing outside. 464 more words

Parenting

7 Songs for the First 7 Days

By Lee Carnihan

You’ll have enough on your plate in the first week without having to worry about what day it is. Time will become meaningless over the first few days and hours – it all blurs into one frankly – but we have to start somewhere and what better day to start on than a Monday? 1,158 more words

Dads