We need to reframe the function of a PTA from shallow facilitation of events and fundraising to a circle of support and protection – where our children could turn to for meaningful resources.
Filed Under: education
By Peter Duffy
I live in dread of people asking what I do for a living. When I say I’m a stay-at-home father they often reply as if like they’re talking to a preschooler showing them his or her latest crayon scribbles.
Filed Under: at-home parents
Dad blogger and author Clint Edwards appears on the Modern Dads Podcast to talk about “I’m Sorry — Love, Your Husband,” his collection of funny, heartfelt apologies written from his viewpoint as husband and father.
Filed Under: Modern Dads Podcast
There was one final step. We had to make sure the grill would light. My father and I determined we would light a match, throw it in, and turn the knob at the same time. And pray.
By Jason Greene
New York City may be expensive to live in, but it also has many great places to visit with kids on the cheap this summer.
Filed Under: only in new york
Before you pack up the kids to head to one of these 55 free public pools in NYC, make sure you know what you can and can’t bring and all the other rules.
Crying It Out is NOT the same as Ferberizing, which involves ignoring your baby in gradually increasing intervals, by taunting him with your proximity. Crying It Out means you stay completely out of sight as opposed to cruelly teasing him.
Filed Under: parenting techniques
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