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

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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

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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

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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.