The Rise of Fathers Eve

by Pat Jacobs
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It all started back in 2012 when John Francis simply wanted to get some fellow dads together on the night before Father’s Day to drink some beer eat some snacks and watch some baseball. “We just hung out. It was very simple, very easy and it was a lot of fun. The coolest part was […]

A Convention for the People, by the People

by Chris Bernholdt
20th Annual At-Home Dads Convention, 9/25/15 - 9/27/15, Raleigh, NC

I happened upon the National At Home Dad Network Convention by chance. I had been feeling alone after moving to a city where I didn’t know anyone craving contact from other stay at home dads like myself. The hard part was finding them. I thought to myself that surely there must be some sort of […]

The #1 Mistake We Made As New Parents and How We Fixed It

by Tanel Jappinen
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Becoming new parents is one of the best things that has happened to us, but it almost cost us our marriage. I’ve been in a romantic relationship with my wife since high school – that’s 14 years! I’ve never considered us a “model couple,” but we’ve always matched well. We laugh and have fun together, we’re […]

Dads Groups Spotlight – SAHDs North East Florida

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What is the name of your dad’s group? Stay-At-Home Dads North East Florida What cities or area do you serve? Jacksonville, St Augustine and Palm Coast How many active members do you have? There are 36 members total, with about 15-20 regularly cycling through the events, or being active in the Facebook group. Of the remaining 16, only a […]

HomeDadCon 2016 Early Bird Registration Now Open!

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EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! The National At-Home Dad Network is proud to announce that Early Bird Registration is now open for the 21st Annual At-Home Dads Convention (HomeDadCon), happening October 7-9, 2016 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Why Should I Register Now? The main reason? It’s cheaper! Register during the Early Bird window (ending July […]

Sleeps With the Fishes

by Pat Jacobs
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At 3 months old, my son had a pretty good streak of sleeping through the night. My wife was happy, I was rested, and all was right with the world. Then we went to a neighborhood pig roast. At this pig roast were three of our friends with new bundles of joy just like us. […]

NAHDN Welcomes New Board Member Christopher Persley!

by National At-Home Dad Network
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We’re excited to announce that Christopher Persley of New York City has been appointed to the NAHDN Board of Directors, filling the empty seat previously held by CJ Carlton Trader. Many of you met Christopher at the 2014 Convention in Denver, or might know him from our online Facebook group, his work with NYC Dads […]

Wilmington Dads Group

by National At-Home Dad Network
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What is the name of your dad’s group? Wilmington Stay-At-Home Dads What cities or area do you serve? Wilmington, Leland, Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, and Hampstead in Southeastern NC How many active members do you have? We have 5 members that come on a regular basis, but during the summer when school isn’t in session, […]

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