Fathers Day

Dads Are Not Just for Father's Day

Mandy Garner | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Parents
Mandy Garner

Father's Day is all done and dusted for another year. The card shops have moved on and all those surveys of what dads want have been published. Last week saw the usual plethora of polls and research published about dads at work.

The Best Father's Day Photos From Celebrity Dads

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Parents

Many of us spent Father's Day celebrating how pretty great our dads - and our children's dads - were. And in celeb-world, it was no different. ...

Paul Walker's Daughter Posts Beautifully Touching Father's Day Tribute

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

The internet was awash with Father's Day tributes on Sunday but one in particular stood out as being especially poignant. Meadow, daughter of the ...

Treat Your Dad To Some Tech On Father's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Tech

Father's Day is almost upon us and as people scramble to finalise gifts or in some cases start thinking of what to get their dads, we've put together ...

A Father Is for Life, Not Just for Sports Day

Andrew Saunders | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Parents
Andrew Saunders

In 2007 the most downloaded image of fatherhood was a dad playing football with his son. That undoubtedly reinforces the stereotype and is now beginning to feel a little clichéd, it comes as no surprise then that the most downloaded image of a father in 2015 shows a dad reading a tablet with his daughter.

Our Young Men Have Manliness Served to Them on a Plate, With an Extra Side of Misogyny

Henri Ward | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Henri Ward

Does our veneration of these manly attributes in kitsch cards on the every third Sunday of June buy into this? Maybe. Do they help perpetuate these attitudes? Probably. Can we use them to create a dialogue? I hope so.

These Men Reminisce About Their Old-School Dad Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Parents

For some reason, all dads are capable of telling those cringe-worthy, not-funny-but-you-still-laugh jokes when you were younger. This video hits th...

The Importance of Fathers Day

Susan Leigh | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Parents
Susan Leigh

Fathers Day will soon be upon us and with many homes having an interesting array of father figures and male role models, Fathers Day can be a time of mixed emotions. Let's use the opportunity to reflect on some of the qualities we might hope to find in a good father figure.

What Does Being a Father Mean to You?

Shirley Palmer | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Parents
Shirley Palmer

If you still have a Dad embrace it, learn from his wisdom, show him the love and the respect and give him some of your time. Memories cannot be recreated and with time our most valuable asset share it and share it well with those you love.

This Video Highlights Every Father's Pain

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Warning: NSFW language. These two cynical and disoriented dads are having a conversation about how pointless Father's Day is - and they really get ...

Dads Give Their Adult Children Lie Detector Tests And Find Out Some Hilarious Secrets

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Comedy

Kids lie to their parents. It's just a fact. So what happens when a few dads get the chance to learn the truth from their grown-up children? Hilari...

16 Inspirational Quotes About Dads For Father's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Parents

Father's Day is coming up which calls for many of us to tell our dads just how much we love them. To give you a bit of inspiration behind the speci...

Daddy Swans Can Raise Their Kids Too

Simon Ragoonanan | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Parents
Simon Ragoonanan

I've been home with my daughter since she was six months old, but despite having a stay-at-home dad for most of her life, she still defaults to the assumption that the adult looking after their children must be the mother.

This Transgendered Dad Doesn't Want a Card on Father's Day

Emma Flowers | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Parents
Emma Flowers

The greeting card industry is ever resourceful to take into account societal changes. There are "you are just like a Father to me" cards, for example. The Transgendered Dad one seems though, for the moment, to have defeated them.

Dear Dad

Kerry Secker | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Parents
Kerry Secker

You were such a reluctant traveller. When all my mates were jetting off somewhere hot and sunny, we could be found somewhere in deepest, darkest Britain. Quite often this was in the rain looking at yet another famous landmark or in another exciting train/War museum.

Heartwarming Video Of Fathers And Adult Children Telling Each Other How They Feel

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Parents

Why is it so hard sometimes to voice how much we really love our family? Ten fathers and their children were asked to participate in a short video ...

17 Incredible Moments When Dad Saved the Day

America's Funniest Home Videos | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Comedy

These incredible moments when "dad reflex" saves the day prove that dads are truly modern day superheroes....

Happy Father's Day! A Celebration Of Embarrassing Dad Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK

It's the time of the year when we celebrate everything that our dads have provided to us over the years. And that includes those moments we'd all m...

A Few Fancy Father's Day Gift Ideas

Sarah McGiven | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah McGiven

My brothers and I are going in for my dad's gifts and this year I've decided not add on any freestyle element after a number of recent, let's just say 'Pinterest fails' in the DIY gift-giving department.

13 Snaps Of Hot Celeb Dads And Their Babies That Will Give You All The Feels

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

With Father’s Day just around the corner, there’s no better excuse to coo over pictures of hot celebrity dads and their adorable babies. From ...

'Believe In Yourself' Dads Impart Words Of Wisdom

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Parents

This inspiring video shows dads recalling the words of wisdom they've give their children over the years... and they have some seriously good pieces o...

17 Superhero Dads Who Deserve To Be Celebrated On Father's Day

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Style

With dads like these guys, there's no need for a Superman in these children's lives. In celebration of Father's Day watch these incredible men use...

Fabulous Fathers' Day!

Joanna Cates | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Parents
Joanna Cates

Even a generation ago fathers were relatively absent from the home. Women of my mother's generation look at me wistfully when my husband sits down at the table and invents a game to encourage our three year old to finish her fish fingers, or tells me he's taking our five year old swimming.

The 16 Best Clint Eastwood Quotes You Need To Start Using In The Office

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

To celebrate Father's Day this weekend, Ourscreen are hosting a special programme dedicated to the great American patriarch Clint Eastwood, with scree...

This Video Of Men Finding Out They're Going To Be Dads Will Make You Cry

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 16.06.2015 | UK Parents

Warning: this video will make you cry like a baby. Dove Men+Care has released this heartwarming video of men finding out they're going to be dads ...