My Homegrown Haircuts

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For Reginald Schroeder, haircuts are more than just a few minutes in a chair with scissors and clippers.

Raising My Daughter To Be a Sports Fan

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Matthew Osgood shares his struggle with how to pass on his love of sports to his daughter, in a world where many athletes are not role models.

The First Shower

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L. Lamar Wilson raises a powerful memory of sameness and difference– a father-son moment that is both tender and sorrowful.

Home With Dada

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Emio Tomeoni took this time lapse video to provide “a comprehensive report on the happenings of father and son while mama is away for the afternoon.”

Lessons from the T-Ball Front: Your Son Doesn’t Need to “Just Suck It Up”

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For Justin Ricklefs, coaching his son’s t-ball team reinforces the importance of gentle and compassionate leadership

48 Hour Push: Dad Bloggers Raising $35K for Fellow Dad Blogger with Cancer

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Originally their goal was to raise $5,000, now they are close to $35,000 for Oren and his family.

The Day I Stood in the Command Tent Hearing of Your Death, Father

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Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.

A Peaceful Dignified Exit, and to All a Good Death

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Death, a natural and unavoidable part of life, should be painless, peaceful, dignified and a celebration of the life that was.

When My Father Woke

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Pay close attention to Ed Madden’s poem about an invalid father; the speaker reveals perhaps more than he intends to.

Move Over Charlie: Laughing Baby Bites Dad’s Finger

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Watch a dad turn one second of pain into 40 seconds of sheer joy.

What 50 Fathers Told Me About Parenthood

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Jordan Gray was back and forth on whether or not he wanted to have children, so he interviewed 50 fathers to hear what they had to say.

Dad’s Résumé

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An unfortunately-named file attachment carries with it a world of connotations in Ann Clark’s poem about a résumé and aging.

‘It’ll Go Right Across the Lawn If You Fly It Right’

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A dad gives his son a quick lesson in aerodynamics they won’t likely forget.

‘Let it Go’ Dads are Still the Funniest

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We’ve seen more father-daughter ‘Frozen’ duets than can be counted, but this is one of the best yet. Promise!

A Baby Cries On a Plane, Do You Judge the Parents Differently Based On Gender?

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“I was stunned to see women around me fall all over themselves to ‘help’ this ‘poor dad’ manage the baby.”

Don’t Let Me Down: The Ultimate Daddy Duet [Video]

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Dad, check. Son, check, Guitars, check. Awesome, check.