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Best App for Dads 2017

Smartphones have definitely put a lot of power in your pocket. We can do pretty much anything on our devices (whether you want to catch up on House …

Night of the Living Dad - Sleep Deprivation and how to handle it

Some of these tips for dealing with sleep deprivation might sound a little extreme and unprofessional. But look at it this way: if you don't go out …

Best Kids TV Shows 2017

We’ve discovered what dads absolutely detest when it comes to kids’ TV, now it’s time to find out which kids’ shows hit the spot (or are at least …

Most Annoying Kids TV Character 2017

I hate a lot of kid’s TV characters. They’re like unwelcome guests, who’ve slowly taken over my home… and they show no sign of leaving anytime soon. …

Fatherly

10 Things That Are Impossible To Do After You Have Kids

There are some things I used to do before I had kids that are impossible now that I have three. Remember the things you used to dare try because you …

Parenting

'Selfie Dad' Gets Internet Fame By Mocking Teen Daughter's Photos

This dad is having a blast imitating his daughter’s selfies<p>When we were growing up, most of us probably thought our parents couldn’t <i>possibly</i> be more …

Social Media

Labyrinth and the Dark Heart of Childhood

Jim Henson’s 1986 film understands at its core that youth is full of mystery, tricks, and danger.<p>When <i>Labyrinth</i> was first released, critics were overwhelmingly negative, bordering on hostile. <i>Variety</i> called the 1986 film starring David Bowie “silly and flat,” while Gene Siskel said it was “quite …

Horror

It Matters Where You Place Your Child's Car Seat Chest Clip

Mom uses ‘Mr. Bones’ to easily illustrate car seat safety<p>Have you noticed what happens when a parent posts a picture of their child in a carseat? …

Yoga

'How to Dad' on Getting Your Baby to Do the Dirty Work

Ever thought about putting your baby to work around the house? This dad will show you how.<p>There are lots of amazing milestones during the first few years of having kids: the first few steps, the first words, the first day out of diapers. But for me, there was no greater cause for celebration than …

Parenting

Facebook To Decrease Publisher Reach To Show You More From Friends And Family

Facebook is worried professional publishers are crowding out regular people, so it's tweaking its algorithm to show more stories from friends and family members in the News Feed.<p>Facebook is making changes to its News Feed to align with newly articulated values, and it means you will soon see more …

This Dad Sold An App To Snapchat For $54 Million And Took His Family On An Epic Trip Around The World

Meet the Bucket List family who are on a permanent vacation travelling around the world. The family’s dad Garrett Gee made an app that he sold to …

Cute

Go Behind the Scenes of Last Night's Astonishing Game of Thrones Battle

“Battle of the Bastards” was one of <i>Game of Thrones</i>’ most memorable episodes, with one of the most harrowing and visceral battles ever captured on …

Dads Are Competing To See Who Can Stack The Most Cheerios On Their Babies

Just in time for Father’s Day, a group of dads have found a way to make boring babies fun<p>Babies are cute and all, but they’re boring as hell. They …

Dad Gains New Respect For Stay-At-Home Parents When His Wife's Liver Fails And He Has To 'Be The Mum'

'It's like a backwards rollercoaster that takes you through waterfalls of vomit.'<p>A dad-of-two has shared an eye-opening account of the day he gained …

Parenting

This Dad's Note to His Son's Babysitter Is Classic New-Parent Crazy

All new parents can relate to the lengthy list of instructions this new dad emailed to his son's first babysitter.<p>I'll admit it: I was a little crazy the first time my husband and I took a solo vacation after having kids. It was 13 years ago, so the details are kind of hazy. But I remember crying …

Parenting

Modern Dads Rock, But a New Report Shows They Need More Support

Today's dads have stepped up their fatherhood game, but society could do more to support them.<p>In an age when fathers are more hands-on than ever and the number of stay-at-home-dads is increasing, we all know that men's involvement in kids' lives is important, right? Yes, but a new report from the …

Parenting

'Dad Song' Is The Ultimate Anthem For Fathers

"This is my dad song!"<p>Father's Day is coming, so cue the dad anthems!<p>In honor of the daddy-centric holiday, Penn Holderness teamed up with some other awesome parent vloggers, like La Guardia Cross and MyLifeSuckers, to create new "Dad Song" music video.<p>The song is a parody of Rachel Platten's …

5 New Dads Explain How Their Life Has Changed Forever

BuzzFeed talked to five new fathers about the emotional rollercoaster that is becoming a parent for the first time.<p>The lack of sleep, the never-ending nappy changes, the overwhelming sense of devotion: Becoming a father for the first time is an emotional rollercoaster. These five new dads spoke to …

Why aren't more new dads taking parental leave?

We can all agree that when a couple has a baby, <i>both</i> parents need to take time off to care of the little bundle of joy. So why does a Deloitte survey …

NASCAR Driver Kyle Larson on the Pace of Life as a New Dad

For many parents, life sometimes feels like it's flying by at 200 miles per hour. For NASCAR star and new dad Kyle Larson, it often actually is. Here's what has surprised him about parenthood—and how he feels about his son getting into stock car racing.<p>He may drive 200 miles per hour for a living, …

Motorsport

Top 10 New Dad Fears

Even if your guy is super-pumped to be a Dad, chances are he's a little freaked out too. Here are a few of the biggest new-daddy fears (and some …

'Fathers must talk to children about feelings', says Prince William

The Duke of Cambridge has urged fathers to discuss mental well-being with their children and families and be more open about their own feelings as he celebrated his third Father's Day as a parent.<p>William spoke about the importance of families discussing young people's mental health issues, warning …

Mental Health

This Is the Look of Someone Who Just Found Out Her Baby Girl Is Not What She Thought

Um, how often does this happen?<p>The 18-week ultrasound is a biggie for parents-to-be. While doctors use it to make sure the baby’s anatomy is OK, parents are pumped for a different reason: It’s when they can find out their little one’s gender.<p>But one woman recently got the shock of her life when she …

Pregnancy

The fastest toddler in Lithuania lured across finish line by jangling keys | Reuters

VILNIUS (Reuters) - It took 11 seconds for 10-month-old Kamilis Dambrauskas to crawl five meters of plush carpet towards victory on Wednesday in an annual competition to crown Lithuania’s fastest toddler.<p>Babies crawl during the Baby Race to mark international Children's Day in Vilnius, Lithuania, …

101 Photos Capture the Magic and Heartbreak of Childhood (Sponsored)

© Aaron Rodriguez (@theongoingworldphotography)<p>In the early 1990s, Sally Mann famously told <i>The New York Times Magazine</i>, “Sometimes I think the only …

Squarespace

The crazy sh*t people say to dads shows a parenting double standard

On one of my first outings with two children, I took them to Target. There in the salad dressing aisle as I told my daughter not to touch things on …

Child Care

El Salvador baby swap family return home after nine-month wait

<b>A British father and his wife have spoken of their heartbreak after being given the wrong baby by a hospital in El Salvador last year.</b><p>Richard Cushworth and his Salvadoran wife Mercy have only now been allowed to travel home to the US with their son Moses after DNA tests proved he had been swapped …

Dad Sneaks Rude Joke Into Sibling Photo By Positioning Two Sons In Front Of Nature Reserve Sign

How long will it take you to notice it?<p>A dad decided to turn what could've been a sweet shot of his boys during a weekend walk into something much …

Nature