3 tips for making the most of co-sleeping
Bringing a new addition into the home can often mean adjusting to changes, especially since your baby will become the focus of all attention.Dads who choose to practice co-sleeping, which entails having your little one sleep in bed beside you during his or her formative years, are in for a wonderful experience that elevates the quality of ...read more
Thinking about a second baby? 3 important considerations
If your first child is growing up more quickly than you expected, you and your significant other may already be thinking about having a second baby. Just as it was with your first little one, expanding your family is a serious life decision that requires careful consideration. Here are a few factors to keep in mind before deciding to get pregnant a ...read more
Fun ways to incorporate memory-enhancing foods in your kids’ lunches
Dealing with a child who is a picky eater can be a nightmare - much less handling an entire household of them. However, it's your paternal duty to make sure your children are getting the nutrition their growing bodies and minds need. With the first day of school right around the corner, here are a few tips on incorporating memory-enhancing food ...read more
Jealous of your daughter’s boyfriend? How to cope
While parents love all of their children, a special connection exists between fathers and daughters. The idea of "Daddy's Princess" - although stereotypical - speaks to the paternal instinct of dads to dote on, nurture and protect their little girls. However, this relationship can become strained when daughters grow up and fall in lov ...read more
Are you scared of having more children?
When it comes to family planning, the question many fathers face is not if they want more children, but when will they be ready for the responsibilities of having multiple children to care for. While it's no surprise that having children changes a person's life, many people fail to consider just how much their personal and professional live ...read more
Laptop making you infertile?
Add it to the list: no more laptop on your knees if you're trying to have a baby. A new study, published in the medical journal Fertility and Sterility by researchers from Argentina and the U.S., found that semen samples placed a little more than an inch under a Wi-Fi-connected laptop experienced more DNA damage and mobility issues than regular ...read more
I’m growing a mustache for men’s health!
It's back...the moustache you remember me wearing up until 1991! But this time for a good cause; to increase awareness for men's health care and to raise money for prostate and testicular cancer research. Please support my growing efforts and the 33,000 men who will die of prostate cancer and the nearly 8,300 men who will be diagnosed with testicul ...read more
Will your child feel displaced with the arrival of a new sibling?
For parents, the coming arrival of a new child can be an exciting and wonderful time. A baby means a new addition to your growing family and requires a lot of attention, energy and preparation.Of course, while parents with an existing child may feel more confident and ready for a second baby, older siblings can often feel conflicted about the prosp ...read more
Will your wife’s libido ever return?
Not surprisingly, many women who've just given birth aren't especially interested in sex. Not only are their bodies still recovering from the pregnancy, they're exhausted from breastfeeding, burping and diaper-changing. Having said that, sex is an important part of any relationship, and it's fair for you to wonder if your sex life w ...read more
It’s a girl? How to cope when your baby isn’t a boy
It isn't unheard of for dads to be a little disappointed upon learning that their new bundle of joy is a female. If you find yourself in this dilemma, don't worry - all of your hopes and dreams aren't shattered. In fact, there are many reasons to be proud of having a girl instead of a boy.Many dads hope for a boy because they want someo ...read more