Tag: fatherhood

My Husband Is Not My Child

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My husband and I are, in most ways, polar opposites.  I am organized, with a color-coordinated planner and zero unread emails in my inbox, while...

Here’s to the Dads

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Happy Father’s Day to new dads, old dads, dads that are no longer with us, dads-in-law, granddads, uncle dads, stepdads, and ‘like a dad’...

Last Words From My Dad

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“You know, being a parent isn’t as easy as you think, you’ll see.” Those were some of the last words my dad ever spoke...

Compromising When You’re Married to Your Opposite

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They always say opposites attract. In my case, that is certainly true. In many ways, my husband and I are polar opposites. I find...

Dads Are Parents Too

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It was an innocent omission: "Hey Moms...let's schedule a lunchtime Zoom story!" I read the email from a fellow school parent quickly, with the...

Paid Paternity Leave and How it Saved Me

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As I type this blog, I’ve officially survived 8 weeks of being a mother to three. And despite some shed tears, 3 a.m. fights,...

Work Hard, Be Kind, and Never Pay Full Retail: Things My...

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I recently drove home from a night up at my parents’ house in New Hampshire. Since my son was asleep in the back seat...

Understanding Dad Guilt

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Ever since I became a mom I have been hearing about Mom Guilt. Mom guilt is something all moms know all too well. Skipping...

He’s All That and a Minivan

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On June 14, 2016, five days before Father’s Day, a little part of my husband died. He sold a piece of his pride to...

My Daddy’s Girl :: How to Deal When You’re Not Their...

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As a working parent, I always feared it could happen, but when my toddler rejected me for the first time, I was devastated. After a...