He's spoken about mindfulness two months after a heart disease diagnosis.
Whether parents like it or not, it's highly likely your child will discover swear words earlier than you're expecting them to. Sometimes it's best to just ignore them, rather than making a big deal of...
Poet Jeffrey Warren Welch made it clear his daughters make the rules when it comes to their decision to date.
George Clooney has said he cries up to four times a day because he's so tired from looking after his twins. The 56-year-old dad, who welcomed Alex and Ella with his wife Amal three months ago, capture...
A dad's "rules for dating" his daughters have gone viral for their refreshing and feminist message. Jeffrey Warren Welch, a poet and writer known as J. Warren Welch online, posted on Facebook on Sunda...
They just made history as the first black LGBTQ family to star in a major fashion campaign.
Getting your baby to sleep can be the bane of your life at the best of times. So if you're willing to try anything to send them off to the land of nod, you should probably check out this dad's trick....
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'Perfection doesn’t work in everything. Not in relationships, not in cooking, not in parenting.'
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He may have been the 44th president of the United States, but there's one role that Barack Obama cherishes above all: Dad. The former commander-in-chief shared an endearing throwback photo of him sque...
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There's no shame in admitting that as a parent, sometimes life can get a bit too much. While juggling school runs, work, housework and everything else you have on your plate, it can often feel hard to...
For many men, having a daughter is a wake-up call to a notion most of us are already on board with: Women are human beings, just as capable as men. The web is awash in blogposts from fathers earnestl...
To raise a boy is a wild, yet a wonderful ride, although there are plenty of challenges ahead.
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It was designed to help fathers connect better with their newborn children, but Australia's paid parental scheme is leaving dads behind. Fathers of newborns can claim two weeks' pay at the minimum wag...
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As a conversationalist, he has a long way to go.
“It’s going to be an adventure.”
Women must have the freedom to make the choice of staying at home or going to work without guilt.
Be less worried about what other people think of you.
And we thought feeding was hard.
Wondering if you're cut out for this whole parenting thing? So are most parents. Luckily, the funny people of Twitter have offered a peek at what parenthood actually looks like, tantrums and all. Do y...
It now seems crazy to me that our society lays the burden of early parental responsibility almost exclusively upon mothers. This is something we should be trying to change; we need to, both to share care needs fairly and to set an example of equality to children.
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Don't kids say the darndest things!
Regardless of how much time your nanny is spending with your child, they will be caring for your most precious possession(s), not only keeping them safe but being their role model, their confidante, their teacher and their security whenever you aren't around.
I used to wonder what my wife did all day with the kids, and why when I got home at night the house was such a mess. Then I had my time at home.
Unfortunately, not all men feel enabled and entitled to balance their work and family commitments in a meaningful way. They are the worse for it, as are their daughters and sons.
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Just as Bob Dylan called on writers and critics to herald the future in his famous song 'The Times, They Are a-Changing', writers continue to play an important role in documenting change, including the evolution of the role of fathers.
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Sleep deprivation has to be one of the most damaging things about new parenthood. When your average nocturnal respite lasts a total of two hours, nothing in the world seems worthwhile.
The children of doctors suffer. I never quite understood this phrase until I became a parent. Now that I'm here I know exactly what it means: the worst possible patient is your own child.
After I gave birth to my first child I knew my world would change. However, I was very naive to think after a very difficult delivery I would have a few months to recover. My baby will just sleep and eat for a while, won't he? Um. No.
I had lots of dreams growing up. Dreams of being an astronaut. Dreams of travelling the world. But I never thought I'd have recurring dreams of accidentally suffocating my son to death.
I can only speak from my personal experience having grown up with one parent that has a severe alcohol addiction. Now that I'm older I can put together the puzzle pieces, work out how being the child of an alcoholic has had some impact on the decisions I have made.
We live in societies being sold on the dream of owning our home. But at what price to the family? At what price to the mothers and fathers, and especially the children?
I remember being struck, even as a kid, by how rude I thought it was that anyone would openly feel the need to disapprove of your choice, whether that same name belonged to some imbecile they once knew or whether it just wasn't their cup of tea.