Dads

Dad And Daughter Acrobatic Duo Is Mind-Boggling

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents

Mums watching this might flinch, but the incredible performance this dad does with his young daughter deserves a round of applause. His daughter fi...

Dad Nearly Misses Son's Birth Due To Extreme Diarrhoea

PA Real Life | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents

A dad nearly missed the birth of his first child because the combination of stress and his severe bowel disorder meant he needed to go to the toilet 2...

Dads Matter UK, PTSD at Birth for Dads Awareness Is Needed..

Mark Williams | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents
Mark Williams

Fathers may experience witnessing they're loved ones and baby in distress in the labour room and sometimes witnessing even more blood loss than the mother. The father feels so unhelpful as he watches the trauma of unfold in front of him.

Toddler's Reaction To Pouring Rain Is Brilliant

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.08.2015 | UK Parents

Rain in the summer is not something you'd usually get excited about, but for this toddler it was the best thing ever. Don Swift asked his daughter ...

David Beckham Makes Harper's Frozen Dreams Come True

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Parents

If David Beckham is campaigning for the Dad of the Year award, then he may have just pulled it out of the bag with this Frozen stunt. David, Victor...

Proof Having Batman For A Dad Isn't As Sweet As You'd Think It Would Be

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Parents

Many kids dream of having a superhero for a parent, but for one boy this is a reality... and it's far from sweet. Whenever poor Ben forgets to wash...

Baby Mollie Is So Tiny Her Dad's Wedding Ring Fits On Her Arm

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Parents

The moment a father held his premature baby for the first time was captured in a touching photograph. James Perrin, 38, slipped his wedding ring on...

This Is How A Dad Feels When His Son Asks For A Doll

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK Parents

Gender stereotypes surrounding toys are deeply entrenched, so when a dad shared a Facebook video showing how he felt when his son asked him for a doll...

Domestic Violence Poster Targeting Fathers Branded 'Ignorant' And 'Wrong'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A domestic violence poster that targets fathers has been branded as "offensive to men", "ignorant" and "wrong". The poster, which cropped up around...

Billy Joel Becomes Dad For Second Time Aged 66

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 14.08.2015 | UK Parents

Billy Joel's new wife Alex Roderick gave birth to their first child together on 12 August. The couple welcomed a daughter - Della Rose Joel - who w...

Robert Pattinson Is Feeling Broody... And So Is FKA Twigs

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK Parents

Robert Pattinson has revealed he'd definitely like to become a dad with fiancée FKA Twigs. When asked in an interview with Jolie magazine if fath...

Men and Miscarriage - #DadsMiscarriageStory

Al Ferguson | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Parents
Al Ferguson

I went to my meetings in body but not fully in mind. My mind was with my wife, at home. As soon as I could I called her. I knew instantly that things were not ok and came straight home to find her putting on a brave face and trying to hold it together.

The Story Behind This Dad's Tattoo Will Make Your Heart Melt

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 06.08.2015 | UK Parents

A dad has made the sweetest gesture for his deaf six-year-old daughter by getting a cochlear implant tattooed on his head so she doesn't feel differen...

Dad Impressed By Babygro's 'Built-In Scratch Mitts', He's Soon Corrected

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Parents

One dad's confusion over how to master his son's babygro has had parents all over the world in stitches. Fair enough, you might button up a babygro...

The Stigma Around Postnatal Depression And Where To Find Help

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK Parents

Stacey Soloman has spoken out about the stigma around postnatal depression having suffered from the illness herself after the birth of her son. The...

Emmerdale's Chris Bisson Gets 'The Best' 40th Birthday Present

PA | By Press Association Showbusiness Correspondent | Posted 03.08.2015 | UK Parents

Emmerdale star Chris Bisson has revealed that of all the presents he received on his 40th birthday, his favourite was finding out he was going to have...

Father-Son Photo Series Spanning 20 Years Is Fascinating - Wait For The Last Image

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A heartwarming photo series spanning 27 years has beautifully captured the strong bond between a father and his son. Watch as the tiny baby boy wi...

This Photo Isn't What You Think It Is, Honest

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Parents

We know exactly what you thought when you saw this photo. Ah, the wonderful world of the internet. And cropping. Get your mind out of the gutter, t...

Three-Month-Old Baby Actually Says 'I Love You'

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents

The first time your child says "I love you" is always going to be emotional, but few of you will expect it before they learn to talk properly. Whic...

Dad's 'Taken'-Style Note To Get Kids To Clean Up Is Brilliant

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents

What parenting techniques do you use to get your kids to clean up after themselves? Shout? Send them to their room? Give up? This dad took matters ...

You Know You're a Dad When... - 10 Unconventional Signs

Sumbel Gilani | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents
Sumbel Gilani

Here are 10 of the not so well known signs that you are a dad. These show how even the minor things in your life have truly evolved and highlight the varying sacrifices you have made upon being appointed to this honourable role.

Tom Fletcher's Duet With Baby Buzz Will Melt Your Heart

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Parents

McBusted's Tom Fletcher has melted our hearts yet again with an adorable video of himself and his son, Buzz. The singer has released some absolute ...

Dad Shares Photo Of Premature Son To Praise NHS Staff (And Have A Pop At Jeremy Hunt)

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Parents

A father who was angered by Jeremy Hunt's comments that the NHS has a 'Monday to Friday culture' has shared a photo of his premature son who was saved...

Dad Takes 'Mug Shots' To Turn Kids Into Superheroes

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Parents

One dad has made breakfast time pretty great for his kids by turning them into superheroes... just with his mug of tea. Lance Curran snaps these '...

You Won't Have Heard This Labour Story Before!

Daniel Rourke | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Parents
Daniel Rourke

Once we had the drip in her hand it was decided that she was going to have an epidural and an anaesthetist was called for. Obviously I'm very anxious at this point and every minute seemed like an hour.