About Doyin Richards

Doyin is a father, husband, blogger, and author dedicated to creating and celebrating a world of great fathers. He operates the popular blog Daddy Doin' Work and you can also follow him on Facebook and Twitter

10 Essential Life Lessons From A Fallen Father

Wade McDowell may have lost the battle for his life, but everyone can learn essential lessons from him to be the best parents and people possible.

I Hate Bullying

October is National Bullying Prevention Month and Doyin Richards shares how he believes bullying can be stopped once and for all.

Tale Of The Tape: Babies vs. Toddlers

Is the baby stage or the toddler stage more difficult to manage? Doyin Richards shares his opinions on the topic.

Cargo Shorts: A Must-Have For Dads Or A Fashion No-No?

Practical or a fashion faux pas? Doyin Richards sounds off on the “Great Cargo Shorts Debate.”

31 Welcome To Fatherhood Moments

Being a dad and truly “arriving” as a dad are completely different things. Just ask Doyin Richards.

7 New Parenting Shows That Need To Be On TV

Tired of what’s on television? Doyin Richards shares ideas for seven parenting shows that should be on TV right now.

I’m Not An Expert On Women, But…

Doyin Richards is not an expert on women, but he has some ideas on what qualities they find to be sexy in men.

Dads With Daughters: Know Your Princesses

Doyin Richards may not like princesses, but he understands the importance of knowing who they are.

What Ferguson Should’ve Taught Us About Critical Thinking

As a black man and father, Doyin Richards urges people to think critically before discussing the unrest in Ferguson and other hot-button topics.

How Social Media Improves Fatherhood

Social media isn’t always pretty, but Doyin Richards thinks it helped to move the conversation forward about what it means to be a dad.

The Quickest Way to a Kid’s Heart

Doyin Richards explains how cooking can be one of the best ways parents can bond with their children.

I Care. Just Not As Much.

Doyin Richards believes that caring a little less makes him a happier dad.

The Best Compliment A Daddy Can Receive

It’s great when kids say nice things about their dads, but Doyin Richards shares the best compliment children can give to their fathers.

Fatherhood Motivated By Heartache

What motivates Doyin Richards to be the dad he is today? Pain and heartache.

Practical Advice For New Dads

Doyin Richards offers practical advice to new dads in four major areas.

Parents: Less ‘Go’ and More ‘Slow’

Doyin Richards hopes parents take a moment to slow down before missing out on life’s most valuable resource.