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Daddy Diaries Part 9

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 06.16.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

So this is what a natural birth looks like. This is how it was meant to be... this is what the midwife meant when she said it was all natural... no medication, no support, no help, nothing... just pure unadulterated pain!!!

Daddy Diaries Part 8

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 06.15.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

So, it is 11 AM and my wife is keeled over, holding the bed with one hand and her tummy with the other, in obvious pain. It is quite obvious that the labor has kicked into another gear from even a few minutes ago and that we are getting closer. "It is time to go", she says.

Daddy Diaries Part 7

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 05.31.2016 | Parents
Tarun Sakhrani

So you've done the classes, you've read the books... you've talked to and listened to all the people around you offering their advice. You think you are prepared. But are you really?

Daddy Diaries Part 6

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 05.12.2016 | HuffPost Home
Tarun Sakhrani

The clock is ticking, the weeks are ticking away... the countdown has definitely begun. We've bought the stroller, we've set up the crib, we've clean...

Daddy Diaries Part 5

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 04.11.2016 | HuffPost Home
Tarun Sakhrani

The next stage in your baby's evolution (or your evolution as to-be parents) is the shower... No, not that kind that you take in a bathroom, standing ...

Daddy Diaries Part 4

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 03.28.2016 | Travel
Tarun Sakhrani

First there was the honeymoon... then came the babymoon... what's next? Post-babymoon? Anniversary moon? Birth moon? Child's 1st birthday-moon? G...

10 Must-Read Blogs For New (And Experienced) Dads

The Huffington Post | Kyli Singh | Posted 10.14.2015 | Parents

Mom bloggers are a remarkably powerful force in the Internet ecosystem and an empowering resource for new mothers, so it is no wonder dad bloggers wan...

Ignore the Advice in This Parenting Article

David Lesser | Posted 08.13.2016 | Parents
David Lesser

Read parenting articles and blogs and take from them whatever you find helpful, be it a sense of community, a sense of normalcy, a reminder that no one is perfect, or maybe even that odd nugget of knowledge. Then, and this is the important part, ignore the rest.

Dads Lead The Charge In Petition To Change 'Amazon Mom' To 'Amazon Family'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 03.24.2015 | Parents

Following the death of beloved dad blogger Oren Miller, many of his friends and fellow members of the dad blogging community have rallied around a cau...

The Fall of Life

Aaron Gouveia | Posted 05.03.2015 | Parents
Aaron Gouveia

It's easy to admire someone's beauty in the full bloom of life. Oren was in the late autumn of his existence, yet somehow managed to put summer to shame.

I Am A Dad With Stage 4 Lung Cancer, And Here's What I Know Now

Oren Miller | Posted 03.02.2015 | Parents
Oren Miller

Sadness is inevitable -- I'm only human, and trying too hard to rise above it only hurts more. But I do accept. I accept that life is finite, and I accept that my time will come soon. I accept that my life had been and still is a gift, and I accept the likely possibility that I won't see my kids grow older.

Watching My Wife Breastfeed In Hiding Showed Me I Was Part Of The Problem

Clint Edwards | Posted 11.12.2014 | Parents
Clint Edwards

I'd never seen my wife breastfeed in a bathroom. I'd only imagined it. However, looking at these photos really hit home. I felt terrible for her. I felt angry that she felt shamed into doing this to feed our baby.

29 Essential Pieces Of Advice For A New Dad

Mike Heenan | Posted 09.20.2014 | Parents
Mike Heenan

You are not going to parent the right way. Nobody does. Parent your way. Ignore the advice you don't like, because if you think the way that somebody parents is crazy, they think the same about you.

10 Ways Having Kids Is Like Writing A List About Things That Are Like Having Kids

Mike Julianelle | Posted 07.23.2014 | Parents
Mike Julianelle

You hope everyone likes how it turns out but mostly you don't care because you're just happy to have gotten through it.

7 Signs You're a Minivan Owner

Jeff Bogle | Posted 03.17.2014 | Parents
Jeff Bogle

Did you spy the wicked grille up there, junior? How 'bout them sweet curves on the rear taillights, young whippersnapper? Word. That's how I roll.

55 Things You Taught Us About Parenting In 2013

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich and Farah L. Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents

From babyhood to graduation and beyond, we proudly present a selection of the many, many lessons we learned from HuffPost Parents bloggers in 2013. ...

2 Cool Projects To Try With The Kids This Weekend

Posted 06.15.2013 | Parents

Pinterest stress sufferers, rejoice! The projects in Mike Adamick's new craft collection, Dad's Book of Awesome Projects, aren't designed for experts ...

LOOK: Popular Toy Brand Tweets Offensive Question

The Huffington Post | Farah L. Miller | Posted 03.09.2013 | Parents

Playskool, a division of Hasbro usually touted for bringing Mr. Potato Head into our children’s lives, found itself at the center of a Twitter fires...

Blog Posts We Love From Around The Web

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 02.05.2013 | Parents

Parenthesis is where we collect our favorite writing from moms and dads around the web: essays, letters, rants and calls for help that make us nod in ...

4 Powerful Reactions To Sandy Hook

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 12.21.2012 | Parents

On a fundamental level, there are no words for the pain, fear and grief the Connecticut shooting engendered worldwide -- and yet, moms and dads across...

3 Blog Posts We Loved This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 12.03.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, Tracy of Sellabit Mum tells her children why she writes online, a Lesbian Family blogger reflects on the "mommy" name game a...

Mom And Dad Blogs We Loved This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 09.26.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, Jim Griffioen shares his family's adventures and misadventures on a recent trip to Italy, a toy laptop brings Charlie Capen ...

Mom And Dad Blogs We Loved This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 09.14.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, Ilana Wiles tells her toddler she has another baby on the way, Tanis Miller mourns the house she grew to love as a new mothe...

Target Follow Up: Speaking to the Manager

Jim Walter | Posted 11.07.2012 | Parents
Jim Walter

When I originally wrote the post on Target's Facebook wall I had no idea the sort of attention it would receive, but once I realized it, I probably should have made it more of a priority to talk directly to the store. This morning, eight days after the wall post, I spoke to the store manager.

Blog Posts We Loved This Week

The Huffington Post | Emma Mustich | Posted 09.07.2012 | Parents

This week in Parenthesis, two moms write thoughtful posts for the first-ever World Cerebral Palsy Day, Kristen Chase stands up for airplane-bound babi...