Month: November 2017

Why Dads Should Invest In Their Child’s Future At An Early Age

Fathers are keenly aware of how our time and attention shape our children. The effect a doting father has on their children stretches far more than just the emotional.

Combining Reading and Writing for Your Child

By Ryan Crawley for Dadspadblog.com – Many people mistakenly believe literacy only refers to reading. However, that is a misnomer. Literacy is much more than that. Literacy […]

Dads: Can You Still Get A Good Job Without A BA Degree?

30 Million Workers Without a Bachelor’s Degree Have Good Jobs Says New Georgetown University Research The jobs are shifting from blue collar to skilled-services industries (Washington, D.C., […]

More Children Live With Just Their Fathers Than a Decade Ago

Over One-Quarter of Children Under Age 18 Live With One Parent NOV. 16, 2017 — The percentage of children living with one parent who live with just their […]

6 Websites to Develop Literacy Skills for Young Children

Children love to hear classic fairytales over and over again. Even as an adult, it is something that we really don’t outgrow.

African Americans live shorter lives due to heart disease and stroke

American Heart Association Scientific Statement October 23, 2017 Categories: Heart News, Stroke News, Scientific Statements/Guidelines Statement Highlights: African Americans carry a higher burden of cardiovascular diseases compared with white Americans. Risk […]

Ways for a Father to Inspire a Love of Reading

By Ryan Crawley (dadspadblog) – There will never be a bigger role model in a child’s life than their father. Because of this, it’s a bit heartbreaking […]

The whiteness of children’s books

Imaginary black children remain almost as marginalised as real ones, at least in mainstream publishing. In literature, as in life, the belief that children are valuable, vulnerable and in need of protection has mostly been denied to black children in the United States.

What It Takes to Be A 21st Century Man and Father

As more women are entering the workforce and taking the world by storm, men are now expected to be equal partners at work, raising children, and performing household duties.