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My Tips for Co-Parenting Dads

Co-parenting with your ex-wife (or ex-partner) influences the stability of your children. The level of cooperation is important to consider when planning to parent in such a situation. In co-parenting, dads must understand that the child always comes first. Proper co-parenting involves constantly making important decisions. It also involves portraying love to your children. However, this can be quite [...]

Low testosterone, men’s empathy can determine parenting skills

As they age, men often get concerned about their testosterone levels dropping. And rightfully so—it affects their sex drive and other health factors.   But the hormone decline can also provide a window into men's parenting.   A University of Michigan study found that when men saw their infants in distress, it lowered their testosterone. [...]

This is why I love being a father!!!

As I begin writing this, I'm not certain there are adequate words to explain why I love being a father. There are of course the basic reasons of having a little one around who looks up to me and who wants to emulate everything I do, whose smiles make me feel like my stomach is [...]

Tips for the New Father

After months of spending time developing and growing -- then hours in the hospital -- you're a new father. And when that child is placed in your arms for the first time, it’s the greatest feeling in the world.   For a mother, the entire process is completely real. They feel every step of the [...]