Bonding with Your Son: A Guide for Fathers The relationship between a father and son is unique, rich in challenges, but also teeming with moments of joy, growth, and understanding. In today’s fast-paced world, where digital devices often take precedence over face-to-face interaction, it’s vital for fathers to make a conscious effort to bond with… Continue reading Fathers & Sons : How to bond with your son
Being a father of a teenager can be a taxing experience. These tips will help you cope with the teenage years. Engage in Activities Together: Spend quality time with your teenager. Engage in activities they enjoy, even if it means stepping out of your comfort zone. This not only strengthens your bond but also gives… Continue reading How to handle stroppy teenagers
We can all learn some parenting skills from this Silverback mountain gorilla.
Father’s Day 2007 was not a good day. I took my dad for a beer to celebrate his special day. “Son, not everyone can have kids, you know.” It was said with tenderness and I realised he was preparing me for disappointment. My wife and I had been trying for a child for two years,… Continue reading Being an IVF Dad
Ever watched Star Wars and wondered what the Stormtroopers family life might be like? Nope? Me neither but one Swedish woman has. Photographer Kristina Alexanderson has taken a series of Flickr photos depicting Star Wars Stormtroopers and Clone Troopers as parents. Kristina’s Flickr set shows the Storm Troopers doing normal day-to-day activities with their kids.… Continue reading Parenting Star Wars Style
I have just discovered that a father’s parenting skills can have a huge influence on a daughter’s sexual behaviour. A new study by researchers in America has found that daughters of fathers with good parenting skills are less likely to engage in risky sexual behaviour. “When it comes to girls and their decisions about sex, it… Continue reading Role of Fathers has a large influence on a daughter’s sexual behaviour.
It was my turn to take Baby M to the doctors for her immunisations. I was worried Baby M may have inherited my needle phobia. But she was brilliant. So was the nurse. She had a great bedside manner, and really looked after me when I feinted. Baby M found it very funny especially when… Continue reading Baby Injections Fiasco
Daddy Dazed spent the evening assembling a breast pump. What an amazing piece of apparatus. Mum-in-law walks in as I am trying out the pump on my own nipple. “Its got amazing sucking power” I say. She looks at me and walks out again without saying a word.