Help Dads Who Change Diapers

by Scotty Schrier
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Dreams are funny things. They drive us, ethereal as they may be. They give us something semi-tangible to shoot for. If we didn’t all have dreams, we wouldn’t have New Year’s Resolutions. Those are just little dreams we’d like to achieve. But, sometimes we have bigger ones. Back in 2009, I had a vision. It […]

Tears & Cheers – What Dad 2.0 Meant To Me

by Chris Bernholdt
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You know that feeling when you really belong to something? That sense of camaraderie? It’s knowing that your teammates have got your back and the sensation of you, as an individual being a part of something bigger than yourself? I can honestly say that I’ve felt that many times in my life. I found that […]

Philly Dads Group

by National At-Home Dad Network
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  What is the name of your dad’s group?     Philly Dads Group What cities or area do you serve?  We serve the Philadelphia Metro area How many active members do you have?  Currently, we have 54 dads that have joined our Meetup site How long have you been a group?  We started Philly Dads […]

All You Need is Love

by Pat Jacobs
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I am new to being a stay-at-home dad, but I have already felt the pressures of social expectations.  I love what I am doing and believe that all you need is love to make it work. As a stay-at-home dad, I found dad groups online and groups that meet in my area. I have met […]

City Dads Group Helps Start and Grow Dad Groups

by National At-Home Dad Network
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The National At-Home Dad Network is excited to announce a partnership with City Dads Group. City Dads Group is a diverse and growing community of fathers who take an active role in their children’s lives. They seek to bring fathers together in person and online to socialize, learn and support each other. Currently, they host Meetup […]

O The Places My Mind Goes – Part 1

by Lorne Jaffe
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I need to write this in two parts. The night before and the following day. I can’t do both at once. Too difficult. Two nights ago I awake from a nightmare sometime after 3 am. No idea what it was about, but it doesn’t matter. I’d been anxious all day about my blog. I hadn’t […]

At-Home Dads to Speak at Dad 2.0 Summit

by National At-Home Dad Network
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The National At-Home Dad Network will be well represented at the Dad 2.0 Summit hosted by Dove Men+Care®, held Jan. 30-Feb. 1 in New Orleans. Seven members are slated to take part in the premier dad blogging conference with Board members James Kline, Chris Routly and President Al Watts set to speak during Saturday sessions. […]

Triangle Stay At Home Dads

by National At-Home Dad Network
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What is the name of your dad’s group? Triangle Stay At Home Dads What cities or area do you serve? Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill (Triangle) and metro area cities; Apex, Cary, Pittsboro, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale. How many active members do you have? 230+ online members, 20-30 active How long have you been a group? Early […]

Just Another Brick In The Wall

by Chad Welch
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Since the National At-Home Dad Network started the campaign against the term “Mr. Mom” the response has been generally positive. But some people don’t think so. For some it is the love of the movie. Some consider it a badge of honor. Some have named their blogs after it. To be clear, getting rid of […]

Dads love the C word

by Chris VanDijk
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Community. A couple months ago I participated in my first At-Home Dad Convention.   For those of you shaking your head, yes, we have a national convention.  It reminded me of the very thing I had been lacking since I moved to Denver from New York City almost a year ago:  community. A little history:  a […]