Posts tagged with ‘dads groups’

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Stay-At-Home Dads More Likely to Divorce?

by Al Watts

Time’s Healthland reported last month that stay-at-home dads are more likely to divorce. It is NOT TRUE. What’s even worse is the title they chose for the URL. That is downright shameful. The article, which has been picked up by several other sources, refers to a study led by Dr. Liana Sayer of Ohio State […]

Garden Tomato Pasta

by David White

Hey, guys!  The tomatoes in my garden are going nuts right now, and my windowsill is getting crowded (Any gardeners out there?).   I’ve been struggling to find something to do with them all.  Last week, I made up this pasta recipe.  It took 20 minutes, tops.  It’s full of flavor, healthy-ish (we use freshly […]

Traveling With Children

by RFarrell

By the time the plane touched down we were all exhausted. The screaming was non-stop, piercing, and maddening. I had a strange calm about the entire ordeal though. It was a “been there, done that,” type of feeling. To add to this young mother’s stress level there was a bit of turbulence on this particular […]

What Do You Do For A Living?

by Shannon Carpenter

What do you do for a living?  Several years ago, this question was easy.  I was a stunt car driver and a professional street fighter on the weekends. I wasn’t but it sounds way more interesting than social worker.  Besides, when you are asked that question, it’s like an open invitation to create an fictional […]

TV and Kids: Against Parent Recommendations

by Charles Wasleski

It has been stated in numerous tests, reports, polls, and surveys that too much T.V. can negatively affect a child’s development. Children under 18 months old should not watch T.V.  But here’s a shelf full of Baby Einstein videos. Children under 3yrs old should only watch only a half hour of T.V. a day.  Then why […]

Evolution of Daddy’s Driving

by Charles Wasleski

I know how it is when you are young and full of energy. Full of vim and vigor. Bursting at the seams. Just waiting to get out there.  Show off for your friends.  Impress the girls.  Scare your parents. You just got your drivers license. You get in the car.  Fasten your seat belt. Wave […]

My New Laptop is Lonely

by Al Watts

A couple months ago I purchased my first laptop computer. (I got a MacBook Pro… love it!). The reason wasn’t because my old desktop PC was performing badly or that I needed a built-in webcam (although it is pretty sweet). Nope. I needed it so I could keep track of our kids better. Our desktop […]

Bob And Betty

by Affirmative Action Dad

Stay-at-home dads have a problem. They are an embarrassment to their friends and families, especially at cocktail parties. Just watch them fall apart when someone asks, “so what do you do?” It’s a simple question, just not to your average stay at home dad. Chances are he can’t answer it in less than three sentences. […]

Web Wanderings

by GWashington

~20 Uses for Cardboard Tubes Beyond the Bathroom Admit it!, you have many of these floating around. ~Dealing with Cyberbullies Dealing with cyberbullying can be difficult, but there are steps you can take. ~Why Parents Should Both Monitor And Empower Kids Using Social Media the key is:Monitor AND Empower ~7 Tools That Monitor Your Children […]

A Royal Chance

by Shannon Carpenter

Something big is coming boys, something huge.  It will blow your mind.  You may have heard about it, but you may have not.  Either way, it will rock the SAHD world.  This could be the most improtant event of your career as a stay at home dad.  When people ask you where you were, you […]

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