As Pandemic Mother’s Day 2020 approaches, we offer tips on making her day without you leaving home (though she might get out for a bit).
Moms are awesome, but that doesn’t mean that we dads have to be mom. We can’t compete on that level, my man. It’s a losing game.
I need to atone for some things. So sorry, Mom: I hope that by apologizing for my crazy kid mistakes will buy me some good parenting karma.
Feel free to praise a dad going above and beyond, but hold off when he is just parenting. Save some of that praise for the everyday tasks for the SuperMoms who does it every day with little appreciation.
I get that some people find it fetishizing and/or infantilizing. But is Mommy or Daddy such as a bad thing to be called by a loved one?
Fifth Trimester author Lauren Smith Brody discusses how to support moms wanting to go back to work after giving birth on the Modern Dads Podcast.