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Stay at Home Dads

12 Things Not To Say To A Stay-At-Home Dad

good men project | Posted 10.03.2012 | Parents

Written by Mark Greene for The Good Men Project Lately Stay at Home Dads have been showing up on TV and at the movies. (Usually, as well-meaning si...

Cosmic Payback: The Day My Baby Pulled Bro Code on Me

Adrian Kulp | Posted 09.20.2012 | Parents
Adrian Kulp

He couldn't hang and he knew it. He had to crash. And I had to look the other way. Because of bro code.

Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones, But Preschool Will Never Hurt Me

Adrian Kulp | Posted 11.13.2012 | Parents
Adrian Kulp

Between the fingernail's worth of Cheetos dust permanently left in my eyeball and the graphite in my thigh, forgive me for feeling a little apprehensive about sending my little girl into the lion's den of public education...

Stay-at-Home Dad: The New Normal?

John Willey | Posted 11.12.2012 | Parents
John Willey

I used to get all worked up over all of the stuff that was geared towards moms. Whether it's the mom-centric advertising from major corporations or the way dad is looked at as the bumbling fool in TV shows and movies, it just doesn't bother me anymore.

Are We There Yet? The End Of Men, The Rise Of Dads

Lisa Belkin | Posted 11.10.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Will this be the moment when fathers finally listen? Combined as it is with every other social trend, is this what it will take to change the roles of fathers into what we've been hoping for and hinting at for years?

Answering Kids' Awkward Questions

John McCormick | Posted 11.10.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

Last week, I sat down with my 11-year-old son to deliver that time-honored rite of passage -- for parents as well as kids -- our first "Birds and the Bees" talk. I was prepared for every possible question, except the one he asked.

Why Some Stay-At-Home Dads Are More Likely To Cheat

Vicki Larson | Posted 11.08.2012 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

The more economically dependent a man is on his wife, the more likely he is to cheat.

Some Friendly Advice To Dads t the Playground

Dan Zevin | Posted 11.03.2012 | Parents
Dan Zevin

Next time you're lucky enough to have one of your "Mr. Mom" days, you should try it without your giant padded headphones and ironically oversized Hugh Hefner sunglasses. Because, dude, you're missing it.

Should Moms Stay Home if They Have Teens?

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 09.17.2012 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Like all things in life worth discussing, there are many sides to a good and controversial question.

How My Daughter Taught Me To (Finally) Man Up

Alex W. Porter | Posted 09.18.2012 | Parents
Alex W. Porter

Time to take my daughter's lead and man up. I'm working hard at my job raising great, self-confident kids. No apologies. Got a problem with that? Take it up with my daughter.

It Starts with a Story

John McCormick | Posted 09.17.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

Storytelling, in short, teaches a child to walk in another's shoes.

Why Men Don't Have It All, Either

John McCormick | Posted 08.28.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

For this working dad, rediscovering my own pursuit of happiness starts not at the office, but at home with my family.

Athletes on Trial: Explaining Steroid Use to Children

John McCormick | Posted 08.21.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

When my baseball-loving son asks about Roger Clemens, what do I tell him?

Ten Tips for Anyone Thinking of Becoming a Stay-at-Home Dad

Gabrielle Bernstein | Posted 08.19.2012 | Parents
Gabrielle Bernstein

Don't think staying at home to look after your child is easier than going out to work. Rewarding? Definitely. Easy? Not a chance.

Is There A Dad Divide To Go With The Mommy Wars?

AP | LEANNE ITALIE | Posted 08.18.2012 | Parents

NEW YORK — Hey, Mr. Mom. What's up, Workaholic?...

5 Gifts Dads Really Need for Father's Day

Lance Somerfeld | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
Lance Somerfeld

Many ties, mugs, tools, and electronics will be given to Dads this year for Father's Day. All fine gifts, but since people are calling 2012 "The Year of Dad," we thought we would ask for something more meaningful than the latest universal remote.

Take the Father's Day Challenge

John McCormick | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

My family recently complained that Father's Day has turned me into a lazy bum. So this Father's Day, instead of just receiving gifts, I'm going to give back to my family.

What to Get Dad: Compassion and Curiosity

Dan Mulhern | Posted 08.15.2012 | Parents
Dan Mulhern

In '50s homes we were at mom's feet; in this park, kids saw the world from six feet up on dad's shoulders.

Dueling Daddies: Jason Kravits And Matt Servitto

Posted 05.15.2013 | Women

My friend Jason Kravits made these hilarious videos for Father's Day. We were on Broadway together and he had me laughing then, too. He's so funny. En...

The Changing Face of Father's Day

Barbara Biziou | Posted 08.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Barbara Biziou

No matter what the origin, Father's Day is a time to honor all the men who have given of themselves to raise healthy, conscious children. They may be biological fathers or not, men who have taken upon themselves to mentor and be role models.

My Life As a Stay-at-Home Dad

LearnVest | Posted 08.12.2012 | Parents

I get a lot of praise for being an involved father. But it is a low bar, and making "dad" my full-time job does come at a price.

Don't Call Him Mr. Mom: The Rise/Reign of the Stay-at-Home Dad

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 08.06.2012 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

Though we might like to think that our roles as men and women have become fluid enough to swap Mom for Dad and vice versa, I'm not sure it's quite that easy.

Remembering D-Day this Father's Day

John McCormick | Posted 08.05.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

When I became a father, I realized for the first time what it might be like to send a child off to war.

Father's Day Gift Guide for Your Super Star Dad

Dana Holmes | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Dana Holmes

Here is a collection of fun gifts for dad that will rock his world more than another tie or personalized gift.

Storytelling in the Age of Screens

John McCormick | Posted 07.30.2012 | Parents
John McCormick

How do I tear the kids away from flashing lights and explosions and get them to sit with a book or tell a story?