My Insecurities as a Stay at Home Dad

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My son will never know the man who was once a driven writer for a major lottery corporation. My son will not know his father as an educator who enthusiastically prepared literature lessons for high school students

4 Freedoms This Dad Wishes for Independence Day


Happy 4th of July! Dad Matt Sweetwood ponders on the freedoms he wishes for as a dad.

A Dad Ponders the Loss of the Independence of His Youth and Discovers His Freedom Now


Dad Sean just turned 40. He had an amazing independence when he was younger, but he would not trade what he has now to get it back. Here’s why.

For Dads, It Has Been a Profound Week of Gifts


The Good Men Project conducts the significant conversation that needs to be had about men in our society. Here are the poignant issues we covered this week, not just about men, but dads specifically.

A Frustrated Dad Finds Out Where His Son’s Behavior Came From


Stay-at-home dad Mathew was frustrated over his son’s responses to requests. Then he found out from where his son learned the behavior, and it shocked the hell out of him.

Confessions of a Stay at Home Dad’s Wife


Jill Robbins is the spouse who goes off to work from her home every day. Here is the confession of her pent up feelings about that fact — and the scene she observed that melted resentment away.

The Fathers Day Cartoon!

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Happy Fathers Day!

How to Drive Gay Dads Nuts: Ask Us “Which One Of You Is the Mother?”


Sean O’Donnell hates the age old question, and he is happy to tell you why.

Friday Funnies Dad Cartoon – the SAHD

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Boys in the Burbs dad is having trouble with his stay-at-home identity.

The Love Letter Project — a Call for Letters on Fatherhood


Dads! Add your voices to this great project. The #DadsMatterToo campaign seeks to change how dads are perceived. Join today with your story.

Dad Sunday Cartoon Takes on the “Baby Sitting” Comment !

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It is meant as a compliment, but Boys in the Burbs have a slightly different reaction to being told they baby sit well.

Dad Cartoon of the Week Takes On Amazon Moms!

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A key program at for new parents is called “Amazon Moms.” Many Stay at Home Dads would like the company to end its gender bias. Boys in the Burbs raise their voices here.

Why I Refuse to Take These Nine Daddy Duties For Granted


Mike, the Sunshine Dad, recently wrote an article about things taken for granted in his childless days. Then he realized he had present day things that someday would be on a similar list. Here is why he resolved not to let that happen.

Chris Bernholdt: The Things You Gain

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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 […]

A Dad Shares the 3 Secrets to Keeping Toys From Taking Over


Joe is a blogger dad who woke up one day to find his house had turned into a sea of toys. Here is what he did about it.

Announcing the Best Hair Styles by Dads in 2015! These are Stunning!

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Greg Wickeherst was the dad in a viral story. In it, he as a single dad went to cosmetology school just to learn how to do his daughter’s hair. Now with his new expertise, he announces the winner of a contest he ran: the best hairstyle by a dad in 2015 (so far)!