These five common things that people say to stay-at-home dads leave everyone feeling awkward.
[MUSIC] 5 Things Not to Say to a Stay-at-Home Dad. "Somebody's on babysitting duty today!" Spending time with your kids isn't babysitting. "I could never handle spending all day with my kids." Sure, we do some heavy lifting, but c'mon dude, you could handle this! "You're such a great father!" What, because we take care of our kids? That implies that showing up is good enough. It's not. "Stay at home dad? How'd you pull that off?" Staying at home doesn't equal life on easy street. Just ask a SAHM. "Don't you hate it when people bring up Mr. Mom?" Nope. (Besides, Mr. Mom was way ahead of its time!)