A Stay-at-Home-Dad Turns Into Something He Never Expected — an Author

Sands Hetherington explains how going from a 9-5 to staying home with his son ended up leading him to his current career.

Suddenly I Was a Stay at Home Dad

Some dads are born to stay at home, say achieve it, and some have it thrust upon them.

A Dad Gives 9 Secrets to Making 250 Great Freezer Meals

Caleb Harris is the master of the “freezer meal”. He shares what he has learned!

The Most Rewarding Job I Could Imagine — Becoming a Stay-at-Home Dad

Brad Scott walked away from a lucrative career into the unknown world of being a stay-at-home parent. Here is why he feels it is the best decision he ever made.

The Heartbreak of a Former Stay-at-Home-Dad When He Returns to the Workforce

“I cried. Me. A grown man. A grizzled veteran dad. I cried. Heck, I bawled. The end of this era hit me. My time at home was over.”

How You Can Tell I’m a Stay-at-Home-Dad

Mike Smith, the Sunshine Dad is a stay-at-home-dad. He is pretty sure you can spot this fact when you see him in public. Here’s how.

A Dad’s Resolution to Never to Take His Kids to a “Chuck E. Cheese” Helps Him Find Out Who He Actually Is

Matt Sweetwood struggled with his identity. It was through his resolve on what childhood leisure his kids would be exposed to that helped him discover himself. Here’s what happened.

7 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Being a Man and a Dad

Matt Sweetwood is an accomplished dad. He now can take an assessment on what qualities he has a man that got him there.

Things Said to Dads That Mothers Never Have to Hear

It is the new “nails on a chalkboard” for the active parent dad. The comments. The assumptions. Neil Cohen shares the ones he’s heard that a mom never gets said to her.

Fathers: Redefining Roles and Relationships

In January of this year we began a series called “Portraits of Fatherhood”. We asked dads to respond to ten questions about their experience as a father, including how they combine work and family, and what moments in parenting do they consider as their “Best” and their “Worst”. The responses have been beautiful, remarkable and inspiring. […]

How Dads Provide for Their Families

How understanding what being a provider means to you will make your parenting better.

Ricki and the Flash? More Like Hollywood Kicks Dad Out With the Trash

Matt Sweetwood suddenly found himself watching a movie that was strangely close to depicting his real life. Instead of applauding, however, he loathed the portrayal of a dad bumbling thorough a life he knew so well.

My Insecurities as a Stay at Home Dad

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.