Helping fathers across the nation socialize and support one another.
The Modern Dads Podcast
A Better Balance Co-Founder and Co-President Dina Bakst talks about her work to help women and men across the economic spectrum care for their loved ones without risking their jobs. We talk about New York’s employee-funded paid family leave law that provides most non-government workers with job-protected, paid leave to care for a new child or a loved one with a serious health condition. We also talk about the 25th Anniversary of the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and the potential for a nationwide paid family leave program.
Whit and Tricia Honea join at the end of the show to talk about the challenges they faced with no access to paid leave after the birth of their sons.
#Sponsored — WaterWipes, makers of world’s purest baby wipes, open a powerful new campaign focusing on when a baby is born, a #ParentIsBorn, too.
All parents need to help their children understand and reject the racism of President Trump’s “s—hole” comment about Africa.
We join forces with MommyCon to host lunchtime playdates for dads and kids at national parenting education and product showcases events.
A stay-at-home father will head up our Anchorage Dads Group will the goal of making it a fun, educational and not socially awkward.
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By Pete Gilbert
The requirements of my job are changing. My kids now need me to do less for them. If they have outgrown me, then what do I need to do for them now?
Children lying about brushing their teeth is common. Here’s the hilarious way one dad dealt with it his boy’s inept fibbing.