In “Directed by My Daughter,” I weigh in on our culture’s need for more female filmmakers (and my personal need for more creepy props).
You might get some laughs from my post at City Dads Group on the ethics of public breastfeeding. (Yes, I went there.)
Flying with young children soon? Be sure to read “Mile-High Parenting”, which features my little-known tip about those tiny airplane bathrooms.
My post at City Dads Group titled “What Camping Teaches About Gender Roles” did not sit well with at least one of my readers. (Be sure to read the first two comments!)
“Don’t sweat the wet stuff” is one of my “6 Parenting Lessons from a Veteran Stay-at-Home Dad” at Parents Magazine. Others include “there will be injuries, but you’ll recover” and “there is one family but many historians.” See my post for the full details!
Can a lemonade stand be sexist? You might enjoy “Is Your Kid’s Lemonade Stand Teaching Financial Sexism?” at City Dads Group. My post became a recommended link in The New York Times Well Family newsletter.
Need a new parenting mantra? Feel free to borrow mine in “When Daughters Become Women,” my response to Lisa Damour’s bestselling book titled Untangled. I’m honored that the post has been shared many times!
Got in-law issues? See my father-in-law stare down a bison in “The Ethics of In-Laws and Bad Hotels” at City Dads Group.
I was excited to win the “Best Parenting Advice in 6 Words” Contest at The New York Times! My winning entry: “You’re gonna need a bigger wipe.”
When my four-year-old asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I was tongue-tied. Ten years later, that question led to my piece at The Washington Post: “My #1 Tip for Stay-at-Home Parents”
“Dad, isn’t that ‘Men Working’ sign sexist?” My response appeared at Take the Lead Women, inspired some heartfelt comments, and was then reprinted at Role Reboot. See “‘Men Working’ vs. ‘Women’s Work’: A Father-Daughter Story”
Ever wonder how an at-home dad views the “Mommy Wars”? Read my piece at Time titled “A Secret Agent Reports on the Mommy Wars”
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