Archive for 'Dads'

Tips for Parents Bringing Home a Newborn

Tips for Parents Bringing Home a Newborn

When you bring home your newborn baby, life alters dramatically. But there are ways to ease the transition into family life. Those first few months and weeks of a baby’s life are filled with ups and [...]

The Role of Today’s New Dad’s

The Role of Today’s New Dad’s

The role today’s dads play in childbirth and newborn care The Role of Today’s New Dad’s There was a time when a father’s role was relegated to breadwinner and disciplinarian. Even childbirth and infant care was [...]

Divorce and the Holiday Season

Divorce and the Holiday Season

 Ideas on how to balance divorce, children and the holidays. Divorce & Holidays The holiday season can be difficult for children whose parents are divorced.  Usually children spend important holidays like Christmas with one parent one [...]

Stay at Home Dads

Stay at Home Dads

Stay at home dads. How this role reversal is shaping today’s families. Stay at Home Dads Back in the 70’s, one in every 100 stay-at-home parents was a dad. Today stay-at-home dads are much more common [...]

Divorce and Fathers

Divorce and Fathers

Single parent dads. Staying the number one man in your children’s lives. Divorce and Fathers Statistics tell us that more than 40% of couples will divorce or separate.  That means a lot of families experience the [...]

The Shutdown Learner

The Shutdown Learner

The important role fathers have in their children’s education, coming up next on The Parent Report. Dad’s and Kids Education There’s a lot of research that shows children who have dads who care and get involved [...]

Media and Dad’s

Media and Dad’s

 A look at how the media portrays today’s fathers. Media and Dad’s Statistics tell us that more than 40% of couples will divorce or separate.  That means a lot of families experience the upheaval and change [...]

Support for New Parents

Support for New Parents

Why taking care of yourself, not just your newborn is a must. Support For New Parents Taking care of yourself as well as your children is an important lesson for new parents to learn.  After all, [...]

When Parents Lose Their Cool

When Parents Lose Their Cool

What to do when you lose your cool and blow up at your kids. Losing Your Cool As parents, we’ve all been there. A discussion with our kids turns into an argument, we blow up, the [...]

New Dads

New Dads

 A look at the fears and challenges of being a new dad. New Dads As with moms, first time dads experience a range of emotions, from elation, to the fear that they won’t be adequate providers, [...]