Advice for Dads

Hear what dads have to say about being a parent and find out what kind of advice experienced dads think the new recruits need to know.

Dad-to-Be Delivery Room Survival Guide

Be prepared when your partner goes into labor.

10 Ways To Be a Great Dad

Fearing how you'll do with this fatherhood thing? One dad gives advice on how to put your all into being a dad.

12 Reasons Fathers Might Not Want to Spend More Time with Their Children

Being a great dad doesn't come naturally to everyone.

7 Must-Reads for Dads-to-Be

Navigating pregnancy and the earliest weeks of fatherhood can be nerve-racking and confusing for even the most excited father-to-be. Here are a few books that can help make the journey a bit easier to manage.

7 Ways Life Changes When You Become a Dad

You're counting down the days until you become a dad--the moment your life changes forever. Here are seven changes you can expect as you embark into fatherhood.

Eight Ways Dad-to-Be Can Bond with Baby Now

Get acquainted with your little guy before he's born.

It'll Be OK: A New Dad's Powerful Hope for His Newborn Son--and Himself

A new dad reflects on his past mistakes and struggles as he hopes for a better and brighter future for his young son.

Your Ultimate Dad-to-Be Cheat Sheet

Get the 101 on how to be a dad before the baby comes.

Why Fathers Should Spend Time with Their Kids

It can be tough to carve out the time. Do it anyway!

5 Things This Dad Wants to Teach His Daughter

Every father-daughter relationship is different and special, but what this dad aims to teach his own young daughter may resonate with you.

We Heart This Dad's Letter About How He Loves Babying His Baby

This dad's sweet post reminds us that our babies are little for such a short time. Cherish it.

Quiz: Should He Be a Stay-at-Home Dad?

Does your partner have what it takes to be a stay-at-home dad? Take our quiz to find out.

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5 Things NOT to Say to a Stay-at-Home Dad

These five common things that people say to stay-at-home dads leave everyone feeling awkward.

Dads, These Ingenious Parenting Hacks Will Rock Your World

From how to open plastic toy packaging to how to "push" kids on the swings remotely, these dad hacks from the moms of What's Up Moms are #genius.

5 Modern Lessons Our Sons Need to Learn

New technology and a swiftly changing planet have made the challenges our sons will face different than those we faced growing up. It makes the job of teaching them what to watch out for that much more complicated--and important.

Dad-to-Be Confessions: 10 Things He's Thinking Right Now

Here's what your guy might be secretly thinking about during your pregnancy.

An Open Letter to You, Dad-to-Be

Don't stress, dad-to-be! Here are some tips to start off fatherhood right.

The Best Part of Being a Father

These dads would argue that every day is Father's Day when they get to spend time with their kids. Here are their favorite moments.

How to Announce You're a Dad-to-Be

We've rounded up six ways to share the news.

The Best Books for Dads

These useful books and reflective memoirs can help guide dads through parenthood.

Pregnant? 6 Ways to Make Your Guy Feel Included

Is your man feeling a little left out? These six tips can help you enjoy the nine-month journey together.

What Dads (and Moms!) Need to Know About Vasectomies

Done having kids? Thinking about permanent birth control? Here's what you should know about vasectomies.

The Health Benefits of Fatherhood

Today's dad is more involved with his children--and he's better off because of it. Here, the physical and psychological advantages of being a family man.

7 Ways to Be an Awesome New Dad

As you embark on the new adventure of fatherhood, follow your instincts and our seven tips and you'll be on your way to awesome status in your kid's eyes.

Why Do We Praise Dads for Just Being Dads?

We dads routinely get praised for things moms are expected to do every day. Shouldn't we be held to the same standard?