Dads

The Heartbreak Of Infertility From A Man's Perspective

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Parents

A dad-to-be has shared a heartwrenching account of his three-year struggle to become a parent. Dan Majesky took to Facebook on Friday 20 May to share ...

The Five Biggest Time-Wasters in Parenting - And How to Zap Them Today

Tanith Carey | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK Parents
Tanith Carey

The number of families who now need two wage-earners to keep up with the cost of living in the UK has hit a record high. We also have some of the longest working hours in Europe. But the truth is that when are overwhelmed and overworked, it can wear away at our parenting skills, despite our very best intentions.

Dad Holding Baby Nearly Jumps Out Of Seat At Son's Surprise

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Parents

A son decided to surprise his mum and dad with an unexpected visit home, after working abroad for more than 14 months. Brian Byrne managed to capture ...

Dad's Panicked Commentary Of Toddler Vomiting Is Hilarious

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Parents

A dad decided to document the unfortunate (but hilarious) events that unfolded when his poorly toddler threw up in his car. Ben Patterson, from Califo...

Dad Sneaks Rude Joke Into Sibling Photo

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 17.05.2016 | UK Parents

A dad decided to turn what could've been a sweet shot of his boys during a weekend walk into something much ruder. Ben Otto, 37, was walking with his...

Dad Who Waited Years To Have A Baby Has 12 Months Left To Live

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Parents

A dad who waited years to have a baby after his wife suffered a number of miscarriages has been told he has just 12 months to live. James Rushby, 31,...

Dad Cradling Sick Son In Powerful Photo 'Removed By Facebook'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Parents

A powerful image of a dad cradling his sick son in the shower is garnering attention after being reportedly removed by Facebook. Photographer and mum ...

People With These Names Most Likely To Become Parents In 2017

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Parents

Many factors play into the probability that you will decide to have a baby in the next year, but did you know your name can be used as a predictor of ...

Celebrity Dad Of The Year Shortlist Announced

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Parents

New dad Louis Tomlinson and former winner Peter Andre are on the shortlist for the title of Celebrity Dad of the Year 2016. Gary Barlow, who has also ...

Mum Regrets Asking Partner For Baby Update While At Work

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Parents

A new mum who had returned to work from maternity leave was not impressed with her partner's messages about how their six-month-old son was getting on...

Dad Holds GoPro The Wrong Way For Entire Holiday In Amsterdam

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A man has had the internet in stitches after recording the whole of his holiday using a GoPro, which was facing the wrong way round. The final video o...

Dad And Newborn Are Still Getting Used To Each Other

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Parents

A comical photo of a new dad holding his newborn baby has sparked an unexpected caption competition on the internet. The hilarious Imgur photo shows ...

Eddie Murphy Is Now A Dad Of Nine

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Parents

Eddie Murphy's partner Paige Butcher has given birth to the couple's first child together. Butcher, 36, gave birth to a baby girl named Izzy Oona Murp...

Eight Sports Ideal For Dad-Child Bonding

By Mary Common | Phillip Othen | Posted 13.05.2016 | UK Parents

At weekends and evenings, it's easy to end up playing computer games with your child or being an armchair expert on TV sports, but the stand-out memor...

Dads Don't Babysit (Apart From When We Do)

Simon Ragoonanan | Posted 03.05.2016 | UK Parents
Simon Ragoonanan

Expectations for dads are so low, that fathers get plaudits for simply doing what mothers do as standard. I think we're rewarded for showing just a little engagement, because our role has become so emotionally removed from the nurturing aspect of parenting.

Adorable Toddler Protects His Dad From Pillow Fight

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Parents

An adorable toddler had his dad's best interests at heart during a family pillow fight. When his brother and sister start jokingly hitting theirdad wi...

Terrifying Moment Dad Saves Son From Falling Out Of Rollercoaster

The Huffington Post | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Parents

A dad saved his son from falling out of a moving rollercoaster carriage when his seatbelt "came apart" mid-ride. Delbert Latham captured on camera the...

4-Year-Old Will Not Accept Being Told She Can't Have A Boyfriend

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Parents

A four-year-old refused to back down when her dad told her she could "never" have a boyfriend. John Tierney, from South Lanarkshire in Scotland, filme...

Boy With Autism's Heartwarming Reaction To Seeing Coldplay

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 27.04.2016 | UK Parents

A boy with autism was moved to tears when he watched his favourite band Coldplay perform live for the first time. The boy's father, Luis Vazquez, film...

Dad's Hilarious Account Of Six-Month-Old Son's First Holiday

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 26.04.2016 | UK Parents

A dad has comically documented the valuable lessons he learned taking his six-month-old son on holiday for the first time. Matt Coyne, 41, a blogger f...

A New Baby - An Emotional Time

Thomas Lynch | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK Parents
Thomas Lynch

Both me and my wife talked and talked about whether we would try again for another baby or accept that one beautiful boy was good enough for us. It was one of those conversations that went on forever and had different outcomes every time.

Working Dads Enjoy 'Wage Bonus' Compared To Childless Counterparts

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK Parents

Working fathers earn more than their "childless counterparts", a new study has found. On average, dads working full-time will enjoy a "wage bonus" of ...

Daughter Asks Dad To Buy Sanitary Towels, He Can't Handle It

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Last week Tia Savva learned a very important life lesson: never send a man to buy you sanitary products. Savva asked her dad to buy her a packet of sa...

Boy's Creepy-Crawly Fear Inspires Dad To Invent Humane Spider Catcher

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Parents

A dad decided to help his son cope with his fear of spiders by inventing a tool that would get rid of them easily... without killing them. Tony Allen,...

Dad Shares Hilarious Insight Into Life With Four Daughters

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 18.04.2016 | UK Parents

A dad has garnered a large Twitter following thanks to his hilarious updates about life with four daughters. James Breakwell, who goes by the name Exp...