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Single Fatherhood

Are Single Parents All Created Equal?

Stacey Freeman | Posted 05.14.2015 | Divorce
Stacey Freeman

Not all single parents are created equal. Some of us have it easier than others, and in different ways. Some of us have it more difficult, and in different ways. We can debate until we are blue in the face what constitutes those "better" or "worse" situations.

Widower Says His Baby Quadruplets Give Him 'Four Reasons To Live'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 03.18.2015 | Parents

After struggling to conceive for years, Carlos and Erica Morales were overjoyed (albeit a bit overwhelmed) to learn that they were expecting quadruple...

31 Beautiful Images That Show What Single Fatherhood Really Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 02.25.2015 | Parents

In 1960, about 14 percent of single parent households were headed by dads. Today, that figure is up to 24 percent, according to a Pew report. That ...

Why Single Fatherhood Is The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Obery M. Hendricks, Jr., Ph.D. | Posted 03.19.2014 | Divorce
Obery M. Hendricks, Jr., Ph.D.

I was thrilled that everyday my little love and I would start our days together, but I was also filled with trepidation, for at that moment I was thrust into a role for which I'd never been prepared.

Get Your Kids Moving

David Kirsch | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
David Kirsch

Way back in the day, things were so much simpler and being healthy and active was something natural. This brings me to the reason for this blog. There are several things we can do for our children to make exercise something natural.

One Choice, Two Parents: A Summertime Planner

Mark Roseman | Posted 09.25.2013 | Divorce
Mark Roseman

Parents most often live in different towns, perhaps different states, perhaps different regions of this country. But, unlike most of the year with cookie cutter visitation arrangements, the summer means even more scheduling, more agendas.

What I Know About Single Dads

Jackie Pilossoph | Posted 09.02.2013 | Divorce
Jackie Pilossoph

I can honestly say that being a single dad doesn't seem like any big picnic. So, I want to validate single dads and tell them how much the single mom really appreciates them, whether she admits it or not.

Latino Single Dads Set Machismo Culture Aside

VOXXI | Laura Carbonell | Posted 07.29.2013 | Latino Voices

The number of children in the United States living in single-parent homes has nearly doubled in the last 50 years, according to Moth...

What I Know About Fatherhood After Losing My Spouse

Posted 06.16.2012 | Parents

In his book, "Mum's List: A Mother's Life Lessons to the Husband And Sons She Left Behind," St. John Greene tells the story of his romance with his wi...

Our Favorite Celebrity Single Dads

Huffington Post | Anna Bahr | Posted 08.18.2011 | Divorce

In honor of Father's Day, we're paying homage to our favorite divorced celebrity dads--the ones who juggle careers, relationships, and life in the pub...

Our Fave Single Dads On Film

Huffington Post | Anna Bahr | Posted 08.18.2011 | Divorce

In honor of Father's Day, we've put together a list of our favorite divorced dads on film--the men who handle their single parenting duties with dedic...

Why Are There So Many Absentee Dads?

Huffington Post | Ashley Reich | Posted 08.07.2015 | Divorce

The number of children living apart from their fathers has more than doubled in the last fifty years, from 11 percent in 1960 to 27 percent in 2010. ...

Flying Blind: Entering Enemy Territory to Do What (You Think) is Right

Crai S. Bower | Posted 06.08.2011 | Divorce
Crai S. Bower

I've never been in the military, but my covert operation to reclaim my child in the late 90's felt similar to the psychic g-force that must accompany a soldier...

The Bleeding Never Stops: When Your Child is Taken by Someone He Loves

Crai S. Bower | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Crai S. Bower

The situation I describe during this present series occurred eleven years ago. Were this a present crisis, had my son's mother not sent him home after winter break...

Ricky Martin, Other Men Increasingly Choose Single Fatherhood

The New York Times | MIREYA NAVARRO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Like the women two decades ago who decided to become mothers on their own -- sparking a redefinition of family, not to mention a culture war -- single...