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Dad’s Don’t Babysit: Kevin Nealon And The Stereotypes Of Fatherhood

Kevin Nealon plays up dad stereotypes for laughs, but knows the real hard work of what it means to be a modern man.

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Parkas Are Dead, My #DadStyle Is All About The Puffer This Winter

Stylish dads will be rocking puffer jackets this winter. That’s why I get my #dadstyle from Mark’s.

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The Joy of Being Maturish

Being a dad means being maturish. We don’t always succeed at adulting and that’s why we come out ahead.

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The Worst Part About Being A Single Dad

I’ve had fun being a single dad for most of the past few weeks. I love spending time with the boys, but I’m starting to fall apart. Someone gets forgotten when only one parent is left to look after the kids.

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It’s A Big Deal That This Isn’t A Big Deal

Being an engaged father isn’t a big deal, except it is. I have to highlight engaged fatherhood as the norm until it is. With so many stereotypes working against this tide, it’s a big deal to make it not a big deal.

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My Epic Dad Fail (This Week)

I had an awesome week filled with one-on-one time with Charlie and after one little outburst, I lost it all. Here’s my epic dad fail.

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How To Find Your Dad Style

Professional, put together, but casual. From after school pickup to formal charity events, here’s how you can put together your own dad style at Mark’s.

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How My Sons And I Survived (And Celebrated) A Week Without Mom

My sons and I just spent a week without mom. Much awesomeness happened.

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18% of Parents Regret What They Named Their Kid

Parental regret, I’ve had a few. But when it comes to the names of my children, je ne regrette rien. Not the same for other parents, however. Here’s how naming kids goes all wrong.

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Netflix Hates Cargo Shorts?

Netflix has released a fun trailer blasting cargo shorts. I don’t get it. Cargo shorts are awesome. I love my cargo shorts. Do you?

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The One Thing All Superheroes Have In Common

There is one thing all superheroes have in common. No matter their backstory or power, they all care. Empathy is the thing I hope my kids take from their superhero fantasies.

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My Son Was Almost A Social Media Bully

Is your kid a social media bully? If you’re not paying attention, you’ll never know. The simplest, mundane thing can quickly turn into so much more as I found out.

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13 Dad Truths, As Interpreted By LEGO Minifigs

Being a parent is always an exercise in ad libbing. But there are certain things that seem to always cycle around. Check out these Dad Truths as interpreted by LEGO Minifigs.

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Are Dads Men? How Modern Fathers Are Changing The Face Of Masculinity

Are modern dads “men?” What it means to be masculine and ‘be a man’ is changing as fatherhood evolves. Here are 7 dads doing fatherhood differently, and right.

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Fatherhood at 57: Tom Arnold Hates Caillou and Loves Peppa Pig

The struggle is real. Even if you have $1M to spend on fertility treatments, like Tom Arnold did, you still create children that love Caillou.

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The Only High Chair You Need To Buy

Take it from an experienced parent who no longer has to feed his children – this is the best high chair. This Ikea high chair is the one you want, the one you need. Get it.

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