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Fatherhood and Depression In Children Can be Linked

Adolescents whose fathers have depressive symptoms are more likely to experience symptoms of depression themselves, finds a new study.

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.

How to Survive Grocery Shopping with a Young Kid

by Shannon Serpette for Dadpadblog.com You might be a beast in the gym, the top dog at work and ordinarily cool under pressure, but if the thought of […]

Parental Incarceration and the Transition to Adulthood

The United States has the highest imprisonment rate in the world. Although the rates of incarceration have essentially leveled off since around 2002, the United States lead the world in imprisonment: 2.2 million people were incarcerated in 2015.

Why You Should Put Yourself First Sometimes

by Shannon Serpette for Dadspadblog.com When you do it right, parenting can leave you with very little time for yourself. The challenge to carve out any free time […]

Be a Financial All-Star Dad with These 7 Tips

Be A Financial All-Star Dad – Children learn by example and are always studying you.

5 Easy Ways to Improve Your Relationship with Your Kids

Fatherhood is challenging. Whether you realize it or not, how well you get along with your children right now is setting the tone for your future relationships.

3 WAYS TO RAISE A STRONG GIRL

Being a parent to a girl can be scary, especially if you’re a guy who hasn’t quite managed to figure out the mysterious ways of the female mind.

Watching Classic TV as a Family

Many times, the guidance I was lacking from my own parents, I was receiving from watching classic television programs.

Raising Healthy Kids

To put it simply, you can’t be obese and healthy at the same time. Carrying around extra weight will sap your energy, make you more tired, and lessen your quality of life.

529 Plan: Never Too Early to Save for College

There are two basic types of 529 plans. One is a savings plan and the other is a prepaid plan. The savings plan is similar to a 401K or IRA and they will invest your contributions into mutual funds or other investments.