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.

Watch This Father-Son Duo's Dance Videos and Just Try Not to Smile

We love these videos from a father and son who are using their serious dance moves to encourage other dads to bond with their kids.

This Dad Trolled Parent-Shamers by Photoshopping His Daughter Into Sketchy Situations

To raise awareness for bone marrow donation, a photographer dad edited his toddler into semi-dangerous situations and posted the photos on Reddit.

Exploding Unicorn Is the Funniest Dad on Twitter

James Breakwell, AKA Exploding Unicorn, is an Indiana dad who cracks some of the best jokes on Twitter, sharing the stories of raising his four daughters.

Sad Dads: Science Says Men Suffer from Postpartum Depression, Too

Parents investigates an increasingly common condition called Paternal Postpartum Depression, one very few men can bring themselves to discuss.

See How a Super-Sweet Dad Handled His Little Girl's Accident at School

When this Utah dad found out his daughter had an embarrassing day at school, he brilliantly averted the crisis.

The Importance of a Father's Involvement

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

The Rock's Big Plans for His Toddler Daughter Are Feminist & Fantastic

Dwayne Johnson, aka "The Rock," recently shared his hopes and dreams for his little girl. They're so inspiring--not to mention a bit tear-jerking!

You Have to See the Pics of This Marine Dad's Adorable Tea Party With His Daughter

The fact that this tough guy took time out for tea with his little girl is giving us all the feels.

Dean's Daddy Dos: Teaching Dads to Style Hair

Celeb stylist and dad Dean Banowetz talks how and why dads should get involved in doing their daughters' hair.

Why THIS Guy Is The Funniest Dad on Twitter

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

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.

New Dads, New Looks

Three new papas get a style overhaul.

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!

A Dad's Job Description

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

David Beckham Is Every Proud Parent Whose Child Just Learned to Ride a Bike

Those little milestones never cease to make us parents soooo proud. And maybe a little emotional.

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.

Dad Pulls Off Epic 'Beauty and the Beast' Photo Shoot for 3-Year-Old Daughter

You have to see the gorgeous images this dad photographer created of his daughter as Belle from Disney's Beauty and the Beast.

This Adorable 'Dads Who Play Barbie' Video Proves the Power of Playtime

Mattel's campaign spotlighting dads playing pretend shows kids there are no limits to what they can become in real life.

Dad Making It His Mission to Get Changing Tables Installed in Men's Restrooms

One dad says men's public restrooms are not outfitted to accommodate the modern, involved dad.

Hey Dads, Your Moods Impact Your Kids Big Time

New research links dads' stress levels and moods to kids' development in major ways.

Stay-At-Home Dads

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

This Dad Built a Backyard American Ninja Warrior Course for His 5-Year-Old Daughter

Hold on while we go shine up his Dad of the Year award.