L.A. Dads Group

by National At-Home Dad Network
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What is the name of your dad’s group? LA Dads Group What cities or area do you serve? LA area (We would welcome anyone from Orange county, Long Beach or any of the surrounding areas to join) How many active members do you have? 198 and growing steadily How long have you been a group? […]

The Value of Community for Stay-At-Home Dads

by Al Watts
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Stay-at-home dad Brent Brookhouse wrote on GoodMenProject.com recently about a discussion on a private Facebook group affiliated with the National At-Home Dad Network that concerned him to the point that he left the group. He was right to be upset about the post and some of the comments made about it. The entire thread Brent described […]

Dadvice: Potty Training

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Potty training is one of the most challenging and stressful things… for the parents. For a kid, diapers are a pretty sweet deal, when you think about it. You don’t have to stop playing because somebody else is going to clean up your mess. Why would you want to give that up? Maybe that is […]

7 Tips For A New Marriage… Or An Old One

by Dale Sadler
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When you marry, this new relationship presents issues neither of you have ever faced before. It’s a scary time. However, you bring into this union the hope that it will be the start of a life that will bring you rich fulfillment. You are also both bringing into the relationship your faults, your strengths, and […]

Omaha Dads

by National At-Home Dad Network
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What is the name of your dad’s group? Omaha Dads What cities or area do you serve? Omaha and the surrounding metropolitan area How many active members do you have? 16 How long have you been a group? Since November of 2013 Who are the organizers of your group? Patrick Hoarty, CJ Trader, Corey Minchow, […]

Bad Dad : Seeking Forgiveness

by Carl Wilke
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  Saturday started out on the right foot. I woke up and went to the YMCA to hit the elliptical machine for a 45 minute workout while my wife fed breakfast to our youngest children. Upon my return home I was back in charge of them so she could shower. Without going into the details, […]

5 Quick and Easy Ways to Keep your SAHnity!

by Scotty Schrier
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Guys, we’ve all been there. You have that moment when you question your ability to do ANYTHING right, or whether or not you’re even cut out to handle the At Home Dad thing. So, if you’re sitting there at your kitchen table with a Cheerio stuck to your arm while you stare wistfully into a […]

19th Annual At-Home Dads Convention Sept. 19-20, 2014

by National At-Home Dad Network
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The National At-Home Dad Network is happy to announce the official dates and venue for its feature event, the 19th Annual National At-Home Dads Convention. The 19th Annual National At-Home Dad Convention will be held Sept. 19-20, 2014, in Denver, CO. For the second straight year the event will return to the Auraria Campus in […]

Dadvice : Dealing With Condescension

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Some people have lots to say when it comes to parenting especially when it is about other’s kids and not their own. Most times, stay at home dads who are just doing what is natural, parenting. Unfortunately we get all the attention because it is perceived that we are doing something out of the ordinary. It’s […]

Snappy Answers to Stupid At-Home Dad Questions

by Kevin McKeever
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Much to my mother’s chagrin, I owe a great deal of my sarcastic sense of humor to my childhood overindulgence in the usual gang of idiots at Mad Magazine. Where would I have been without Al Jaffee’s back page fold-in, Mort Drucker’s movie and TV satires, Sergio Aragones’ margin gags, Don Martin’s “Adventures of Captain Klutz” and the rest? Probably on […]