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Becoming a Father

Starting Over Again: The Beauty and Terror of Becoming a Dad a Second Time

John Corcoran | Posted 04.21.2014 | Parents
John Corcoran

There's a gnawing, uncomfortable feeling that washes over you at some point in the weeks shortly before your second child arrives. It may come when you are cleaning out the house, sorting newborn clothing or setting up the crib.

5 Signs You've Become a Parent

Mike Julianelle | Posted 09.26.2013 | Parents
Mike Julianelle

Once you start to believe you have the answers? You're becoming a parent. (Once you realize you don't? You're becoming a good parent.)

Becoming an Adoptive Dad

Graham Milne | Posted 06.11.2013 | Parents
Graham Milne

I may not be passing on my genes, but I can pass on my values, my beliefs, the things I consider important to cherish in our ever-so-brief walk across this world.

Becoming a Dad, What an Adventure

Bryan Wood | Posted 05.01.2013 | Parents
Bryan Wood

I lay beside my wife, my hands on her stomach, and it hit me how lucky we both were. We're going to have our child soon. One day, there will be a night when one of us will lay down alone. It is then we'll want to return to the very beginning and get to live this incredible adventure all over again.

Marketing to the Emotions of the Modern Father

Nichole Smaglick | Posted 02.17.2013 | Small Business
Nichole Smaglick

Over the past year, my team and I have done extensive research on the engaged father market, gleaning insights from books, articles, focus groups, one-on-one interviews and secondary data to determine whether there truly is a market for Dads and if so, what they want and need.

Becoming a Father -- the Cycle Continues

Andy Herald | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
Andy Herald

We're part of an ancient and honorable tradition, with a heritage that wheels away into the mists of time further than even the mind can easily see.

Transformed, But Unchanged? A New Dad Vows To Shut Up About His 'Brilliant' Son

Lisa Belkin | Posted 06.02.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

"Can I tell you what I'm not going to do? I'm not going to turn this column into a series of wry observations on fatherhood." Wanna bet?

What Should A Dad Say The Moment His Child Is Born?

Mark C. Miller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark C. Miller

Anticipating the birth of my first child, I realized that this was going to be one of those tongue-tied situations. And I didn't want that to happen.