DISCLOSURE: This post is sponsored by Huggies® diapers and wipes.Eight p.m. – clock out time. This used to mean coming home for dinner, catching up on television shows or a movie. But these days, it’s a little different. Once I leave work, I have to get pumped up for my daily game of “Catch Me If You Can.”Now that our growing 11-month old son is mobile, the days of sitting him in his car seat or bouncer are long gone. We’ve child-proofed our home: edge cushions for furniture, electrical outlet covers, we keep more doors closed, and use baby gates for stairs to insure his safety in … [Read more...]
Babies / pregnancy
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DISCLOSURE: This post is sponsored by Huggies® diapers and wipes as part of our partnership in their "No Baby Unhugged" campaign.Welcoming a daughter into the world 18 months ago was a game-changing experience that helped me discover a different side of myself as a father -- more empathetic, tender and affectionate. I don't love her more than my son, just differently. As an at-home dad, I'm present and spend quality time with my daughter each day from showering her with loads of hugs and kisses, preparing meals, changing diapers, reading books and carving out ample time to play.I … [Read more...]
Our recent report on diaper changing tables now being required in men's and women's rooms in publicly accessible federal buildings caught the eye of the people over at the Upworthy website. They interviewed City Dads Group co-founder Lance Somerfeld on the subject as he changed his daughter on a park bench, and posted the video on Facebook.As of this publication, the video has received more than 430,000 views and 450 comments.Earlier this month, President Obama recently signed into law the Bathrooms Accessible in Every Situation Act, or BABIES Act. The new law requires baby changing … [Read more...]
Potty equality is nearly upon us, moms and dads.Just when you thought legislators in Washington, D.C., couldn't agree on anything, Congress passed and President Obama recently signed into law the Bathrooms Accessible in Every Situation Act, or BABIES Act. The new law requires baby changing tables to be installed in men’s and women’s restrooms in publicly accessible federal buildings.“Government needs to do more to ensure that public buildings are family-friendly. No mom or dad should ever have to worry about finding a safe, sanitary place to change their baby … [Read more...]
DISCLOSURE: This post by L.A. Dads Group co-organizer Eli Lipmen marking National Diaper Need Awareness Week is sponsored by Huggies®, founder of the National Diaper Bank Network. Huggies has donated more than 200 million diapers and wipes to help babies in need over the past six years, most through the NDBN’s 320 banks throughout the United States. Read on to learn how you can help through this year’s #NoBabyUnhugged campaign.There is nothing better than a hug from your child after you return from a long trip.I recently returned from traveling way past my kids’ bedtime. The next day, … [Read more...]