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Dad Stuff

New Year’s resolutions are not just for moms and dads! Making pledges with your kids — and pointing out that their choices can contribute to a healthier, happier family — is very important. Read more…

Happy Holidays!

New York Parenting wishes its loyal readers a happy and healthy holiday season. Read more…

Dog dish or snack bowl?

Toddlers: Exploring the differences and similarities between our most adorable family members: dogs and babies. Read more…

When it’s all too much, this dad decides to quit

Death by Children: Our columnist has spent nine long weeks cleaning up after kids, and he needs a break. Read more…

Twenty things dads don’t understand about their teen daughters and teen lingo

Raising Girls: A list of things teenage daughters want their fathers to know, written by a group of female teens. Also, a brief lexicon to help you decipher text messages. Read more…

Raised by Google

Death by Children: All the rites of passage our columnist was looking forward to sharing with his son were stolen — his boy Googled them. Read more…

Battle for the bathrooms

Death by Children: For this family of four, three bathrooms are just not enough. Read more…

Sleep training made easy — sort of

Babies: Breaking down the process of sleep training. Read more…

Daddy dieticians dish

Daddy dieticians dish

Good Sense Eating: Fathers, who are registered dieticians, share how they influence their children’s food choices. Read more…
Featured Event: Celebrate our Founding Fathers — and the nation’s 237th anniversary — with patriotic games, festive food, and lots of fun. Read more…

It figures

It Figures: Celebrate June with fun facts about dads and summer snippets. Read more…

Dad, guess what?

Death by Children: A dad’s hopes and dreams for himself and his family collide with the punchline of his son’s joke. Read more…

When should I be worried?

Babies: As a new parent, how do you know when to worry? Read more…

Bacon memories: Ice cream sandwich cookbook is delish read

New & Noteworthy: New cookbook by HandleTheHeat.com blogger Tessa Arias features lots of recipes for cookies and ice cream, so you can create the perfect pairing for your next summer celebration. Read more…

Hubby, dad, and designated babysitter

Death by Children: Our columnist discovers the trials of babysitting for his wife’s friend. Read more…

After the marathon bombings, father remembers lessons learned from his dad

I wish I could solve all the problems I see before I hand the world off to my child, but that’s not a parent’s job. My job is to teach her how to make good decisions; to navigate all of the ugliness that’s interspersed with all the beauty; to not be infected by the anger and resentment that consumes some people. Read more…
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