A Lesson in Fatherhood from Mister Rogers


What a lunchtime walk with Mister Rogers taught me about love, courage, integrity, and fatherhood. —- We stepped outside the studios of WQED into the warm sunshine. Fred Rogers—wearing a navy blazer, bow tie, and his signature blue sneakers—looked at the sky and then to me and said, “Let’s leave the car and walk to […]

You Heard That Right. WE Are Pregnant.

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We are going to be parents for life, so yes, during those 40 weeks, we are pregnant.

How I Became a Father


Geer Oskam is a father in a very non-traditional family.

The Unexpected Struggle of Being an Ex-Step-Dad

The Unexpected Struggle of Being an Ex-Step-Dad

Shadley Grei always knew he’d be a father, but wasn’t prepared for the particular heartbreak that comes with being an ex-stepfather

The Day My Love for My Daughter Became Real

The Day My Love for My Daughter Became Real

Tom Burns remembers the exact moment he started loving his daughter as a person rather than as an ideal

Post-It Dad: The First (Very Funny) Year of Parenthood

Man Recounts His First Year of Being a Dad Through a Hysterical Series of Post-It Notes

Chris Illuminati chronicled his first year of being a dad one hysterical Post-It note at a time.

A Long-Cast Shadow: The Son Laments, the Father Learns


As the son of an abusive, alcoholic father, Tim Lineaweaver had to learn how to pick up the pieces of his life and become a better man and dad for his children.

Too Many Fatherless Father’s Days

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Patrick Caneday didn’t know what he was missing, growing up without a father around, until he became a father, himself.

Congratulations Prince William


The most famous prince on earth is going to be a father.

Fathering to Heal


There is no way I can understand who I am as a father without understanding who I am as a son.

Whether to Father: 11/3


Don’t know if you want to become a father? Or are you certain?