Issues & Trends

This isn't your father's parenting handbook. Here are the latest trends and current issues that affect you as a dad and how you parent your child.

The Best and Worst States for Working Dads

How does your home turf stack up?

It'll Take You One Second to See Why This Daddy-Daughter Dance Is Going Viral

This daddy-daughter dance routine is sure to put some sunshine in your pocket!

Modern Dads Rock, But a New Report Shows They Need More Support

Today's dads have stepped up their fatherhood game, but society could do more to support them.

The Importance of a Father's Involvement

Kids need dad's love just as much as mom's.

This Song Parody Nails Everything That's Sweet and Gross About Fathers

This dad anthem will have you laughing, crying, and possibly gagging.

A Dad's Job Description

A dad may wear many hats, but he'll first and foremost be a father.

Touchdown! Watch These Kids Share the Softer Sides of Their Tough Dads

For Father's Day, these cute kids share what they think about their dads, who turn out to be some pretty notable tough guys.

The Responsibilities and Expectations of the New American Dad

Fathers are expected to do more than ever. Do they feel like they're measuring up? We got their honest take.

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

Thinking of saying any of these things to a stay-at-home dad? Just don't. Like stay-at-home moms, these men often hear a slew of ignorant and insulting remarks from family, friends, and even strangers. Here are 5 things NOT to say to a SAHD.

Are All the Cool Moms Now on Snapchat?

More moms are now turning to Snapchat as their app of choice for sharing baby photos.

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?

Stay-At-Home Dads

Modern Mr. Moms share the ups and downs of stay-at-home fatherhood.

Real-Life Cute Dads

Think your man is the cutest dad? Enter him in our cutest daddy contest for a chance to win a digital camera and the prestigious title!

New Dads, New Looks

Three new papas get a style overhaul.

Ashton Kutcher and the 'Puff Daddies' Have Your New Dad Anthem

These celebrity fathers unite on the stage of 'The Late Late Show' to form the best dad band we've ever seen.

New Dads Gain Weight, Too

New study shows that fathers gain weight even after baby is born.

9 Things You Should Know About Stay-at-Home Dads

An insider's view of the unique challenges and joys of caring for the kids while Mom goes to work.

Why THIS Guy Is The Funniest Dad on Twitter

You're going to want to follow Exploding Unicorn on Twitter, ASAP.

The New Face of Fatherhood

For today's young dads, raising kids is more of a hands-on experience than ever before -- and guys everywhere are embracing it with pride.

Doing It All: Parenting for Modern Dads

Being a father is more complicated today than ever. But even if there are no clear rules to follow, our kids will benefit.