I often wonder if the bigness of our kids’ dreams isn’t creating adults who fail to find contentment in their decidedly mediocre lives.
This is not a story about weight loss. This is simply about one dad’s motivation to get through his workout.
As a parent, you learn what real perfection actually looks like. And it’s not perfect.
“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.”
Cort Ruddy looks at how major retailers are gendering the clothing options for young boys and girls and wonders what messages these clothing items are sending to our kids.
Knowing how to mortify your children in public is a powerful skill for any parent. Cort Ruddy debates the best ways to use his newfound superpower.
Cort Ruddy’s young daughter showed her father how even the most carefree play-day could benefit from a little organization.
Cort Ruddy has assembled a list of 17 sure-fire ways you can tell if your house might be crawling with children
Cort Ruddy just wanted to buy some paper plates, but instead had his first experience with being profiled as a stereotypical “dad”
Two Cort Ruddys debate his/their feelings on Disney’s recent smash.
Watching a lost young girl eventually find her family made Cort Ruddy think about the importance of being able to depend on the kindness of strangers
Cort Ruddy on the existential crisis inherent to being a two minivan household.
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.
One second, Richard Sherman is the hero for the newly crowned NFC champions, the next he’s the most reviled man in the NFL.
This list from Cort Ruddy focuses on the final weeks of pregnancy and the first few months of having a freshly-minted person in your home.
Cort Ruddy questions why constructing forts has endured as such a universal rite of childhood