• Babies and Toddlers
    Dads and Bonding
    Realizing You're a Dad
    Realizing You're a Dad When should it hit you that you're a dad? For some new fathers it is while they are still expecting the baby. For others, it happens quickly once the baby is born or when they first hold the baby. But sometimes it doesn't ...
  • Babies and Toddlers
    Dads and Bonding
    What's Expected of New Dads
    What's Expected of New Dads Do you know what to expect from fatherhood? Are you planning to go about your regular routines and maybe just change a few diapers now and then? If you don't expect or plan to make more time to be with your family an...
  • Family Life
    Father Involvement
    What Boys Learn from Their Dads
    What Boys Learn from Their Dads Fathers are different from mothers. They look different, they sound different, they play in a different way, and they usually have a different approach to raising children than a mother does. And that's a good thi...
  • Pregnancy
    Paternity Leave
    Dads and Paternity Leave
    Dads and Paternity LeaveCurrent data on paternity leave shows that despite the enactment of federal and state laws allowing men to take unpaid parental leave, few actually do. It's not a sign that dads care more about their jobs than their kids. ...
    Katy Abel
  • Family Life
    Father Involvement
    Michael Kieschnick, Founder of Dads and Daughters
    Michael Kieschnick, Founder of Dads and DaughtersPhilanthropist and father Michael Kieschnick is very involved in the lives of his children. He and his wife make every effort to help their kids be true to themselves. Still, Michael could see how ...
  • Family Life
    Father Involvement
    The Father Factor
    The Father FactorHere is some really good news that might surprise you: Kids with involved fathers do better in school than kids who have less connected dads. They not only do better in academics, they are strong social learners as well, feeling ...
    Dr. Kyle Pruett