How To

Getting Kids to Eat Healthier

If you have a house like mine, where you share food prep duties with your wife/partner, the kids' nutrition is just as much your responsibility as hers. Since obesity is at an all-time high among kids, not to mention related il...
Child Care

Getting Babies and Kids to Sleep

Once you have babies at home, sleep becomes a precious commodity. Yes, I know, it’s worse for moms, especially for those moms who breast feed exclusively, but dads lose a lot of sleep, too, especially those of us who work from ...

When Your Daughter Grows Up

My daughter, my firstborn, is the light of my life. Any man who has a daughter knows that, no matter how much he may want a son for whatever reason, their daughter(s) is something special. When we found out she...


Dad-Son Bonding…Over the Toilet?

Leaving behind diapers and venturing into the blessed freedom that comes with having potty-trained kids is one of those parenting experiences you never imagined you’d treasure so much, but it’s one of those things you look back...

Diapering Tips and Advice for Dads

As I explained in a previous post, diapering is a dad responsibility, like it or not. Since you need to get good at it, here are some practical tips to keep this dirty duty as clean and simple as possib...