What am I doing wrong to socialize him? Am I unwittingly damaging him through my awkward parenting style and personal deficiencies?
The playground was filled with kids running, swinging and laughing. The kind of joy that was snuffed out almost six years ago.
Playground dads encounter frequent reminders of how much gender roles and stereotypes about men and dads are entrenched in society.
Has the pendulum swung so far on women’s equality that they cannot remember or relate to what it’s like to experience this isolation?
In my head, the entire population of the playground stopped what they were doing, gasped aloud and collectively called out: “The big kid slide?!?!”
A handy list of several kids’ winter activities in NYC to help you exercise your child’s body and brain so they don’t drive you crazy!