How to Be a Stay at Home Dad (and Love Almost Every Moment of It)

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Let me begin this post by saying that I’m a stay-at-home mom, not a stay-at-home dad. As stay at home parents, the challenges that moms or dads face are similar, but they’re not all the same, largely as a result of the differing gender expectations that our society has for men and women. And men relate differently to their children than women do. Having said that, and just … [Read more...]

The Toddler Left Behind

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Oh my poor baby toddler. He has a severe case of Third Child Syndrome. Never mind the fact that he can now climb out of the Pack N' Play while I take a shower (oh, about 8 months earlier than his big brother did), or that he can eat more than his two older brothers combined, or that he talks like a 5-year-old and blows me away with his choice of words (and sassy facial … [Read more...]