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It’s Gonna Be…Babies! Lance Bass & Michael Turchin Announce Twins on the Way

The couple broke the news with a twist on social media today!

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Now Hear This: Top Pregnancy & Parenting Podcasts You’ll Love

Whether you’re looking for laughs, parenting advice or just an informed grown-up voice, these are the podcasts you’ll want to subscribe to.

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Create an Epic New Dad Survival Kit

This new dad survival kit gets your man geared up for his new duties.

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New Netflix Movie “Fatherhood” Is a Guaranteed Tearjerker

Kevin Hart stars as a newly widowed dad in film premiering Father’s Day weekend.

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New Survey Reveals What It’s Really Like Trying to Conceive

Here’s what real parents have to say about TTC.

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Father and children

Fathers Are Parents, Not Babysitters

“It’s time we change this narrative. One dad at a time.”

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To the New Moms Who Didn’t Feel Joy Right Away

The truth is, for some, pure magic happens instantaneously. For others, it’s more like a restaurant’s soft opening. Over time, you work out the kinks and confidence builds. Things generally do get better. The magic and joy will come. It just may not come right away, and that’s okay.

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Are Dads Happier Than Moms? A New Study Weighs In

The job of parenting affects moms and dads happiness differently, according to research.

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Presents for Pop: 20 Perfect Ideas for Dad on Amazon

You won’t find any ties on this list!

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One-Third of Women Think They’re Better at Parenting than Their Partner—But Are They?

Are moms better at parenting than dads? Science offers some insight.

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I’m That Dad Who Always Complained about His Kids

I like to think I have become much closer to achieving my childhood dream of becoming a good father.

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Funniest Dad Tweets

Funniest Tweets about #DadLife

Dads are usually known to enjoy a good laugh or two, especially when it’s their own kids making them chuckle.

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Where to Get “This Is Us” Crock Pot Decals So Jack Can Live On Forever

Jack Pearson has an important reminder for you about your favorite kitchen appliance.

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Find Your Tribe: Parent Meet-Ups to Connect With Moms & Dads

Connect to the world beyond the playroom and to other moms & dads IRL with our guide to local parenting groups you’ll love.

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More Funny Dad Tweets from Ryan Reynolds

Last winter we shared six funny dad tweets from Ryan Reynolds, and let’s just say that his tweets keep getting better and better. Here are more funny tweets about fatherhood to get you through your day from this Hollywood actor…

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DJ Khaled Explains How His Baby Produced His New Album

Record producing is a regular milestone when you’re the son of a chart-topper.

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Why You’ll Want to Follow This Incredible Road Tripping Family

This adventurous couple took off on a journey of a lifetime and they have the pics and videos to prove it.

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Our Instant Dad Helped My Family Cherish Every Moment

Photo: Chelsea Burgoyne
Simply put, parenting is HARD. There are books and classes about birthing, feeding, diapering, and LOTS of lists… list about things you should be doing, shouldn’t be doing, and how we are probably messing up our kids…

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June Spoke Writing Challenge: All about the Dads!

Hooray for June—and hooray for our newest Spoke Writing Challenge! In case you haven’t heard, our Spoke Contributor Network offers a monthly writing challenge where we want to hear from you. All June long, we want to read your perspectives…

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Nursery Rhymes are Scary As All Get-Out

Is it just me or are any other adults out there really spooked by traditional nursery rhymes? At first they didn’t bother me any and I barely even paid attention to the words I was reciting to my little ladies.…

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Are Your Expectations the Biggest Source of Your Family’s Stress?

Photo: David Willans
A new study on fatherhood’s out, published by the prestigious British Medical Journal’s Open portal. It says that a father’s attitude to fatherhood soon after his child’s birth, plus his feelings of security as a father and partner,…

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Father Figure: A New Clothing Line For Dads Only!

Move over, mom, and make way for this fresh paternity brand!

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Seven Reasons Why I Will Appreciate my Kids This Year, Despite the Memes

Photo: Phoebe Farag Mikhail
It was a friend’s comment on a fairly innocuous Facebook post that stopped me in my tracks. I had shared one of the many humorous cartoons and memes depicting the challenges of parenthood. A friend who…

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Cool D.C. Parent to Know: The Chef (With a Yummy Bone Broth Recipe)

For most parents, a visit to a fine dining restaurant like Georgetown’s 1789 is a treat. For chef Samuel Kim, it’s just another day on the job.

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Prince William Writes a Letter to Parents, and Now We Love Him Even More

Photo: Heads Together
In light of Father’s Day, Prince William penned a message to parents, especially dads, urging them to check in with their children on their mental health. The prince partnered with the charity Heads Together to write an…

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Father’s Day Gifts and Activities on a Budget

Father’s Day is coming up in a few short weeks and you are probably wondering how to whip up a great celebration of this holiday that your kids and family will enjoy — but without breaking the bank!  Here are…

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Cue the Theme Song

There is a secret fathers share that is rarely discussed, even amongst themselves. This secret is something that occurs when fathers are in full-dad mode. Sharing life-lessons. Working miracles at the grill. Navigating traffic in a minivan. Cheering on the…

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Dad Bods Are Real! Men Gain Weight When They Become Fathers, Study Confirms

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Breaking news: Dad bod is now backed by science! According to the American Journal of Men’s Health, men who become fathers experience weight gain and an increase in body mass index. According to the study, men may gain…

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