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Stay at Home Dads

These Dads Get It (and They're Getting Some Action, Too)

Christine Carter, PhD | Posted 08.16.2011 | Women
Christine Carter, PhD

The research on dads this year may not be as salacious as, say, the theories about why dad-to-be Anthony Weiner would risk his career and marriage by ...

What Writing Teaches Us About Parenting

Brian Gresko | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brian Gresko

Someday I hope to uncover a grand theory that unifies all of my life's pursuits, but for now, I'm content finding a few parallels between being a writer and a stay-at-home dad.

Breadwinning Women: Why We Should Be Sensitive To Our Slower-Moving Husbands

Andrea Doucet, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Andrea Doucet, Ph.D.

Just as the changes in women's roles have been difficult, so have men's. We need to acknowledge and respect -- not belittle -- the impact these changes have had on both genders.

Proud To Be A Stay-At-Home Dad?

Tom Matlack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Matlack

The dad at the playground or at the "Mommy and Me" playgroup doesn't have to cower over in the corner.

When Baby Starts Testing Limits, Daddy Tries Discipline

Brian Gresko | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brian Gresko

Parents with babies around Mr. F's age have noticed that it's difficult to tell when their baby is acting out of true need and when their baby is testing boundaries.

Working Dads: Hidden Heroes in the New Fatherhood Movement

Dana H. Glazer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dana H. Glazer

After speaking with dozens of working dads, one thing is blazingly clear: working dads of today are feeling the stress of work/family balance in ways that previous generations never experienced.

The Benefits of Fathers as Primary Caretakers (VIDEO)

Kari Henley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kari Henley

With the impact of the recession, 80 percent of people laid off are men. Whether the role of full time Dad is a conscious decision to or due to circumstance, fatherhood is evolving.

My Baby Son: Clingy or Clever?

Brian Gresko | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brian Gresko

Here is proof that gender doesn't matter when it comes to childrearing. I'm not his mama, but he's perfectly happy.

Stay-At-Home Dad Never Fails To Offend Everyone (WATCH)

Andrew Shapter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Andrew Shapter

Stay-at-home dads are becoming more and more common in the Great Recession and this guy gives them a bad name.

Helpful Dad Can Hurt Mom's Self-Esteem

msn.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Dads are helping out with childrearing more and more these days. The result can be both a boon and a letdown for super-moms, whose self-competence can...

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rob Morrison

Aside from the fact that my wife was robbed, our son's birthday party was perfect. Just in case you've never experienced a kids party in NYC, let me explain a few things.

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rob Morrison

I have not watched a newscast since my last day on air and now everything I require is on my iPhone.

Recession Spawns The Return Of Mr. Mom

nytimes.com | SARAH KERSHAW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

They are among the 5.1 million people across the country who have lost jobs in a recession that has put more men than women out of work, according to ...

Power Through... With Patience

Trey Borzillieri | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Trey Borzillieri

I am a stay-at-home Dad and having been the primary caregiver of my fourteen-month old son, the phrase "power through" is back in my life.

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rob Morrison

As I continue to face the realities of working vs. staying at home these days, one thing is for certain -- I never laughed as hard, or as often, at work as I do hanging out with kids.

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rob Morrison

I believe my stay-at-home status precipitated a phase in my three-year-old son recently that wasn't a laughing matter at all. He began to favor one parent over another.

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Rob Morrison

In my limited experience as a stay-at-home dad, I've noticed that parents will pay big for just about any kind of recreational activity. Running, jumping, and playing are all red-hot commodities.

Men At Home? I'm Already There

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jeffrey Shaffer

I feel a tingle of personal validation racing up and down my spine now that "men at home" is becoming a topic of national interest.

Talking With Real Live Stay-At-Home Dads

moreintelligentlife.com | Miranda Green | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A sunny morning in the affluent London suburb of Wimbledon, and the atmosphere in the playgroup is jolly, but a good deal quieter than you would expec...