How I’ve Evolved Because of the Love of My Father

He believed that girls should get dirty, pay their own way, and love to read. And he believed in me.

Steve Inzero: Love Without Reservation

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 […]

Single Parent Moon Landing: Into the Sea of Tranquility

Single parenting is like space travel: it takes some doing to achieve liftoff, but the view from up there is like nothing else.

8 Tips For Becoming a Successful Single Dad

No one denies that becoming a single dad is hard. Here are tips from other single dads that could help make the transition easier.

2 Businesses and a Baby: Starting Up as a Single Dad

If you’re an entrepreneur, your business is your baby—and a needy one at that. But what if you have an actual baby at home?

Man-to-Man with Professional Boxer Chase Corbin

Boxing Talk stated the following about undefeated professional boxer Chase Corbin: “Growing up in the tough streets of Philly, hanging with the wrong crowds, being incarcerated, and pretty much fighting for his life in horrific situations are experiences that have made Chase Corbin the man and fighter he is today: a father, family man and […]

A Call to Feminist Dudes

Edwin Lyngar puts out a call to arms to all feminist men, whether or not they look the part.

Confidence That Bleeds

Jon Vaughn was secretly hoping he wouldn’t have to deal with the first time his daughter got her period. Here’s how a single dad dealt with it.

How One Dad Lost Control and Lost Custody

A dad’s road to sobriety and managing mental illness leads him back to his daughters.

A Single Dad’s Guide to Traveling With Kids

The holiday season is the perfect time to pack up, go somewhere special, and bond with your family over fun activities. Make it memorable.

Are ‘Weekend Daddies’ Real Dads?

Custody will never determine whether a man is a father or not. Rachel Goodchild offers some tips and advice whether you’re a custodial or non-custodial dad.

Buying Tampons Ain’t Easy

Under pressure, Steve Jaeger quickly realizes that tampons and popcorn are not the same.

The Pick-Up Artist

How one dad saw divorce as an opportunity to be a better father. I wrote this shortly after my divorce, when I first began to sense the opportunity before me: not a second chance to be an authentic dad, but a first. I share it hoping it’ll help newly-separated dads understand and recognize the road […]

A Day in the Life of a Single Father

From breakfast to bed, take a walk in Steve Jaeger’s shoes.