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Honoring the Memory of My Grandparents

There are so many things that remind me of the past. Music, food, people, sounds, smells and experiences often have a connection to our ancestors. As a child I was blessed to know three of my great-grandmothers and both sides of grandparents. 450 more words


The Directive: Aug 8, 2017

The Directive is what Dad Central uses to stay in touch with you.  This is where we post interesting news, ideas, resources, and some fun stuff about fatherhood.   211 more words


From Here to Paternity: One dad's story of taking parental leave

by John Hoffman w/ Ryan MacIsaac

Ryan MacIsaac is a member of a rather exclusive group of Canadian men: fathers who take extended parental leave. Outside of Quebec, which sets aside several weeks of parental leave that are only available to fathers, only about one in eight Canadian dads take any parental leave at all. 752 more words


Canadian Fatherhood Survey

We are looking for dads to complete a quick survey to give us a glimpse of fatherhood across the country.

And help promote this by sharing it on Twitter, Facebook, email, and any other platform you can think of. 11 more words


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 re post 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! 706 more words