Making it Work Without Working: The Story of a Stay-at-Home Dad

Making it Work Without Working: The Story of a Stay-at-Home-Dad

After being the primary caregiver for his kids for several years, Jeff Dotts thought he might be ready to return to the work force. He was wrong.

You’re a Stay-at-Home Dad? You Must Be…

You’re a Stay-at-Home Dad? You Must Be…

Chris Bernholdt is a proud stay-at-home dad, but he can’t believe how some people still question the masculinity of men who choose to be their children’s primary caregiver.

Choosing The Right Path When Becoming a Dad

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The balance between time and money is not easy to maintain, but this stay at home dad found a way.

Why Women are Not Innately Better Parents Than Men

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Stay-at-home dad and blogger John Adams was asked whether women were better parents than men. He does not think so, and this is why. What do you think?

Parenting: It Doesn’t Happen Overnight

Parenting: It Doesn’t Happen Overnight

While speaking to a journalist, Adrian Millar explained how becoming a confident, loving stay-at-home dad takes more work than one might think.

29 Things That Will Happen at the 19th Annual At-Home Dads Convention and 13 That Won’t

29 Things That Will Happen at the 19th Annual At-Home Dads Convention and 13 That Won’t

Al Watts, the president of National At-Home Dad Network, explains what dads can expect (and not expect) to find at the year’s Annual At-Home Dads Convention.

Finding Our Place in the Modern Family

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As a husband and father, Christopher Green doesn’t feel confined to traditional gender roles, and hopes more men will adjust to changing times.

One Dad’s Manifesto for Modern Fathers

One Dad's Manifesto for Modern Fathers

Jeff Dotts is a stay-at-home dad who’s making it up as he goes. But the cultural divide between moms and dads isn’t making it any easier.

Single Moms and Single Dads Aren’t All That Different

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Single mothers out in the world doing it every single day: I stand in solidarity with you. We’re not all that different. I’m a nurturer, just like you.

100 Words on Love: Daddy’s Knee Surgery

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My unsinkable Amazon warrior, strongest woman I know, laboring dusk to dawn. My son fast as lighting fetches whatever I need.

What Led Me to Abandon My Stay-at-Home-Dad Community

What Led Me to Abandon My Stay-at-Home-Dad Community

Brent Brookhouse joined an online stay-at-home-dad group for discussion and support, instead found a faction of fathers who railed against the stereotyping of men, while marginalizing and harassing women.

The Bumpy Road: A Dad and His Parenting Struggles

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Danny Thomas of The Next Family has bad days, when it seems like nothing else can go wrong…until it does.

Why Do Stay At Home Dads Have More Affairs? It’s Not Why You Think

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Relationship strategist Sue Nador says that when the dishes pile up so do the resentments, and she offers some ideas for avoiding that trap.

The Joys & Challenges of Being a Work-at-Home Dad

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Author Jeff Burlingame reflects on what it’s like to work from home while he raises his energetic 2-year-old son.

Standing Up For Dads: An Open Letter to the Chicago Tribune

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Modern Village Founder Lisa Duggan responds to Janna Karvundis’s self-confessed angry rant on Stay at Home Dads.

I Told Her I Was a Stay at Home Dad. And That’s When She Started Laughing.

I Told Her I Was a Stay at Home Dad. And That's When She Started Laughing.

Chris Bernholdt didn’t expect to laughed at for being a stay at home dad, but found solace in the words of one of the first songs ever written.