The 50 Best Places to Work for New Dads

Netflix offers 52 weeks of paid paternity leave for salaried employees and 16 weeks for hourly employees. Etsy offers 26 weeks. Spotify offers 24. American Express offers 20. And Facebook offers 17. These companies are in [...]

Meet Jimmy Kimmel’s Son Billy

Last night, Jimmy Kimmel opened his show with a nearly 15-minute monologue about his family's weekend ordeal following the birth of Kimmel's son, Billy (that's him, above), on April 21. A few hours after his [...]

Mr. Dad: The Scientific Case for the 5-Second Rule

Dear Mr. Dad: We’re a few months away from becoming parents for the first time and we’ve been sanitizing our house to prepare it for our baby. We’ve got antibacterial soaps all over the place—no [...]

Book Excerpt: Notes From A Developing Dad

Dadhood is often a make-it-up-as-you-go adventure. It's trial and error and doing it again better next time. A new book by Joe Medler, Notes from a Developing Dad, chronicles his own adventures raising two boys. [...]

Is Being a Stay-At-Home Dad For You?

As an at-home dad (AHD) who works a few part-time jobs two or three nights a week, I can tell you that no paying job is as rewarding as being an at-home parent. Becoming an [...]

Are You Creating Kids of Character?

“The direction our kids are heading is troubling.” Michael Rouse, CEO of ESF Camps & Experiences, said this at a recent event at the Shipley School in Bryn Mawr, PA. He was there to co-host [...]