Dad Tips

Being a dad isn't always easy. Hear tips, advice and stories from dads who are living the daily adventure of parenthood. Get great ideas for how to make the most of your moments with your little one.

Dos and Don'ts of Shopping with Baby

When it comes to shopping with a baby, things can get complicated. Gone are the days when you could just jump in the car, pop into the store, take your time to look around, and stroll back to your car without a care in the world.

In my three years of being a mom, I’ve developed some definite “dos and don’ts” when it comes to shopping with a little one in tow.

Staying Stress-Free When Moving

We’ve just made a MAJOR decision. We’re putting our house on the market. If you’re anything like me, you probably feel moving is one of the most stressful, time consuming, and painstaking events in life. And that’s without a baby.

4 Tips for Working Around Baby's Schedule

This is the first time in my professional career I’ve worked from home. After years of the corporate world and working on someone else’s timeline, I now set my own schedule. I’m busier than ever before, but that means since my schedule isn’t based on “the office”, I have to be much more diligent in staying focused and planning ahead. Add a baby’s schedule into the mix, and I’ve got to stay one step ahead as best I can!

Here are four tricks I use to stay on track:

5 Ways We Teach Our Kids About Being Thankful

Like most parents, we hope that our children grow up to be thankful for what they have, no matter what. We hope to teach them to have a grateful heart, from a very early age. In today’s world of having tons of “stuff” and always wanting more, it can be difficult to teach our children about being thankful.

Here are 5 ways my husband and I teach our kids about being thankful…

10 Signs You're Ready to Have a Baby

A lot of my friends who don’t have children ask me how I knew I was ready to have a baby. And sort of like falling in love, I just knew. I think every person is different. Some people have a bunch of things they’d like to do before they have children, while other people are surprised with babies and can’t wait to welcome them into the world. To each his own.

But, if you think you might be ready to become a parent, here are 10 obvious signs to look for…

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