Meet-A-Dad: Kyle Joseph

by Darrell Humphrey

LET ME INTRODUCE TO YOU KYLE JOSEPH: How many kids do you have and what are their ages? I have one son, age 3. What does your spouse/partner do? My wife is a behavioral interventionist for a Pre-k to 2 school. How did you become an At-Home Dad? I became an at-home dad out of […]

ANNOUNCING: 2017 At-Home Dads Convention Location

by National At-Home Dad Network
2017 At-Home Dads Convention in Portland, Oregon!

We’re excited to announce that the Board has unanimously voted that our 2017 At-Home Dads Convention will take place in… Portland, Oregon! Thank you for all of your valuable survey feedback about potential locations for the 2017 At-Home Dads Convention. This week the NAHDN Board of Directors convened to make the decision on the location, based heavily on […]

NAHDN and Dad 2.0 Summit Partner Again in 2016

by National At-Home Dad Network

The National At-Home Dad Network is excited to announce that it will again be a Cause Partner with the Dad 2.0 Summit, which takes place in Washington, DC on Feb 18th and 19th, 2016. This will be the fourth year that the NAHDN will be joining forces with Dad 2.0, and we could not be […]

I’m Not Cool, I’m Dad

by Bryan Alkire

I’m not cool. There is nothing I can do about it. I used to be cool. I was “with it.” When I went out, people wanted to talk to me. I used to be invited to things. My clothing was trendy and I knew what was going on in the world. But then things changed. I […]

Dadvice: What is A Good Age to Take Your Child to the Movies?

by Kevin Zelenka

With the release of latest in the Star Wars saga, it’s a very popular question, but one that doesn’t have a definitive answer. It’s similar to asking what the best type of food is. Everyone is going to have a different opinion based on their own experiences. (Even though we all know the correct answer […]

The Only Dad.

by Bryan Alkire

Sometimes I forget. Sometimes I get too comfortable and accustomed to my usual play groups. Sometimes it just slips my mind that I am the only dad. My daughters and I tend to frequent the same classes and parks. We are known there. It isn’t a big deal that I am the only dad. But when we go […]

All In A Day’s Work

by Joël Lëoj
holiday traditions

Spin spin… glitter flash… It’s beginning to look a lot like… I didn’t ask for that sized box… Would you like to donate to… Deck the halls with… Hannukah… Holidays… Girl Scouts… holiday show… my husband’s birthday… my mother in law has her birthday before… my anniversary and my wedding anniversary in the same month, […]

Dadvice: How Do You Make Your Children Share?

by Kevin Zelenka

Dear Dadvice, How do you make your children share? I’m afraid to take my daughter on playdates where they have toys because she often gets ahold of something and won’t let it go. Any advice you could give would be appreciated! ~ Tug-o-war dad One of the questions I’ve been asked a lot lately by […]

Meet-A-Dad: Tony Hernandez

by Darrell Humphrey

Let me introduce to you Tony Hernandez: How many kids do you have and what are their ages? One son at age 7. We are older parents. Our son was born when most other parents our age were sending their kids off to college. What does your spouse/partner do? My wife is a medical malpractice […]

Coming Home from the 2015 National At-Home Dads Convention

by Danny Mercer
at home dad convention

I’m driving home from my first National At-Home Dad Network Convention, high as a kite. I can’t stop talking about it and, fortunately, I have my wife with me to smile and nod at my enthusiasm. I leap from one subject to the next, remembering the sessions and interactions and just the general feeling of […]