A Personal History Lesson — On Turning 65

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Thoughts on women’s rights and war, on stay-at-home dads and empty nest syndrome. From someone who’s been there, done that.

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.

5 Ways for Stay-at-Home Parents to Get Back on the Career Track

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If you’ve been the full-time Dad it can be hard to find your way back into the workforce. Carlota Zimmerman says “You’ve got this.”

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.

Ten Random Thoughts From a Dad Watching Frozen

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Doyin Richards shares the thoughts rolling around in his head after watching Disney’s Frozen with his daughters.

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.

The Father of a Thousand Faces

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In which Mark Greene puts himself under the parental microscope, and finds more than one Mark Greene.

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.

Stay At Home Dads Should Thank Betty Friedan and Co.

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David Pisarra sees the changes in the way men and dads are perceived, he sees the changes in the homes and courts—and he gives credit to feminism for helping to make that happen.

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.

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.

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.

How Even the U.S. Census Underestimates Stay-at-Home Dads

How Even the U.S. Census Underestimates Stay-at-Home Dads

Cort Ruddy argues that the recent census estimate of the number of stay-at-home dads in the United States doesn’t tell the whole story.