From A Father’s Diary: Sweet Sixteen and Blood Baths

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The many traumas of a father facing womanhood.

Dads in the Modern Family

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The word “dad” invokes something different now than it did even fifteen years ago. Alexandra Temblador takes a look at what it means in today’s modern family.

The Dads Who Sought to Adopt Hard-to-Place Kids and Why They Did It

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Stories of kids at risk for suicide and susceptible to bullying touched the hearts of these two dads. They resolved to do something about it — to create a home.

The Dads Who Took Only Two Hours to Become Parents for Life

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Some parents take nine months, some going through agencies, take years. For dads Duke and Steve, the wait to be parents could be measured in minutes. Here is their story.

Similac’s Formula to End the Mommy Wars Falls a Bit Flat

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A new video from Similac does a near-flawless job of illustrating — and then defusing — the so-called “Mommy Wars.” Yet by excluding half of all parents from the name of their campaign, they undo much of the goodwill built up during the ad.

How a Dad Survived His Sense of AIDS Crisis Doom to Become an Award Winning Father

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Kergan lived through the grief and fear of the AIDS Crisis. Rather than being suppressed he took his life experiences and channeled them into becoming a great dad. Corinne Lightweaver interviews him about his experience.

Call for Submissions: Gay, Bisexual, Asexual Men

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We want the voices of gay, bisexual, and asexual men to be part of the conversation.*

5 Things These Dads Learned From Their One-Year Old Son

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Baby boy Winston put his dads Michael and Matthew through their paces this past year. Here are the five key things they learned.

My Son, the 5th Grade Gynecologist

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A story about the most awkward parent-teacher conference, ever.

Two Dads & Two Daughters Win the Internet Again

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Once upon a time, a picture of two dads doing their daughters’ hair almost broke the internet. Now they’re back to share their normal with everyone in a new ad from Nikon.

8 Things Gay Dads Don’t Want to Hear

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There are eight comments and questions that Henry Amador-Batten gets as a gay dad that drive him crazy. Here is why.

How Two Little Boys Brought Their New Dads Greater Acceptance and a Sense of Wonder

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Ted and Xavier struggled with the rejection of their families over their relationship. Two little brothers changed that and gave them a more appreciative view of life. Here is their story.

What This Dad Knows This Thanksgiving, and It is Pretty Profound

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This blogger was trying to write deep meaning into his Thanksgiving message, when he found he knew nothing about anything. So he wrote what he did know, and as it turns out, it was the most meaningful thing of all.

“Your Kids are So Lucky to Have You” — Really?

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Like many foster care/adoptive parents, blogger Christopher Thangaraj heard the “compliment” uttered many times. It never sat well with him. Here is why.

Two Dads, Three Babies, Three Different Surrogates

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Life is about to get three times more hectic for Luke Harris and Daryl Lee.

A Grandmother’s Legacy: A Single Black Gay Man Adopts

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When Alvin decided to adopt, he wasn’t ready for response from his communities.