The 5 Stages of Parental Spring Break Grief

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Spring Break, the cruelest prank the public schools system ever played on the average working American parent.

An Open Letter to My Father: What It Means to Be a Man

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This is an open letter to my father, Marvin Jacobs, describing his character—and even more important, the actions he’s taken to demonstrate it through his life.

Deleting the “R” Word, What Men Can Do

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As dads, brothers, sons, teachers and coaches we have the influence to make the “R” word a thing of the past.

#57: The Dad who Challenged Amazon

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Because of Oren Miller, we are all gadflies in Amazon’s ointment. And despite weeks of silence, I hope Amazon is listening.

A Lesson in Fatherhood from Mister Rogers

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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 […]

7 Things Men Don’t Know About the Delivery Room

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Nothing prepares you for what you’ll experience. — One of the happiest days of my life was finding out that my wife was pregnant. I couldn’t believe that I was going to be a father. The realization that I would be a special part of another human being’s life was mind blowing. I always pictured […]

What Being a Tough Guy Dad Looks Like

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Marilyn loved that her husband was a tough guy — but she wondered what he would think of their baby girl when she arrived. She found out.

4 Big Assumptions We Make About Our Kids

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Mike Berry talks about how our busyness affects our children and what we can do to be more engaged.

I’m a Dad. So Why Do People Call Me ‘Mrs.’?

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Dads can lean in too. Grant Schneider explains.

Kevin Zelenka: The Greatest Feeling in the World

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Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate on what and how contemporary fathers do what they do, we’d like to bring […]

Five Fatherhood Truths You Probably Never Knew

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Five things you didn’t know about being a father in the modern world.

Schools & Celeb Baby Names: Dads & Families Podcast Episode 55

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Is finding a good school for your kids nearly imposible these days?

Dad Raps for His Disabled Son

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Watch this amazing dad sing a special song for his son.

How Can Dads Stay Fit? Working Out With Your Babies!

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This father’s workout routine is simple: do what his daughter does.

Rob Azevedo: They Have Shaped Me

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Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads.

Dads & Families Podcast Ep 54: Two Delirious Dads

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Two sick kids, and a hectic week leave these Dads a bit stretched.