Feb. 3, 2023

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Cool Dads

Josh Duhamel Is Ready To Do It All Again

The actor, who recently turned 50, talks marriage to Audra Mari and going bachelor mode at the lake house with son Axl.

by Mickey Rapkin

Patrick Dempsey Breaks The Spell

McDreamy, Prince Charming, Mr. Right. Onscreen, Patrick Dempsey epitomizes the charmed leading man. But off? He’s just a dad, husband, and man who’s trying to figure it all out.

Skills

A Good Childhood Is Better Than A Perfect One

ByDan Robitzski

In an attempt to keep children happy now, many parents may be failing to help children develop the skills to pursue happiness for the rest of their lives.

Ranch Talk

Saddle Up! '1923' Season 2 Is Coming

ByIan Spelling

Will Harrison Ford be back?

Life

How I Learned To Forgive My Father’s Addiction

ByKassie Perkins

The trauma of a parent's addiction can cause a lot of pain to a child. Here’s how I overcame the bitterness and anger to find something close to forgiveness.

Safety Recall

Widespread Recall Of Kid's Pajamas Due To Flammability Hazard: What To Know

ByDevan McGuinness

A company specializing in children’s wear, sold exclusively on Amazon, has issued a voluntary recall for approximately 13,000 children’s robes.

Life

No, A Father Cannot ‘Babysit’ His Own Kids

ByMatthew A.C. Newsome

Please stop saying this.

Watch Together

These Are the Most Popular Kids’ Shows in America

ByChristian Dashiell and Ryan Britt

We don't make the rules.

Work

7 Ways To Stand Out When You’re Working Remotely

ByAdam Bulger

It can be easy to fade into the background when you’re working remotely and most of the staff isn’t. Here are some tactics to help you stay visible.

Life

I Lost My Mind At This Customer Who Was Rude To The Cashier For No Reason

ByMatt Christensen

"By then, people were starting to clamor around – I probably ended up as a video on YouTube somewhere."

Life

The Moment I Realized I’d Be OK as a Parent After Losing My Wife

ByAs Told To Fatherly

Jason, a 37-year-old recently widowed dad from Atlanta, explains how he stepped up for his daughter on a rocky flight. 

Parenting

I Bribed My Kid’s Way Into an Elite Preschool. I Don’t Regret It.

ByAnonymous

Reading about college admissions scandal has been a sort of odd experience for me.

Kids' Health

What To Do About A Child’s Night Terrors

ByLauren Steele

Preventative measures go a long way to putting an end to your child's night terrors.

Drinks

5 Seriously Great Scotch Cocktails To Sip This Winter

ByErik Trinidad

From a smoky hot toddy to an herbaceous riff on the classic Penicillin, these cocktails put the beloved whisky front and center.

Work

6 Important Skills To Help You Succeed In The Modern Workplace

BySteve Calechman

Want to make a real impact at work? Prioritize these skills.

Get Aways

Kevin Costner Is Letting You Rent His Ranch — But Yellowstone Fans Might Be Disappointed

ByDevan McGuinness

The 'Yellowstone' star recently listed his Colorado ranch for rent.

Show Your Kids!

Dozens And Dozens Of Stunning Galaxies Crowd One Astounding Photo

ByDevan McGuinness

NASA released a new photo taken from the JWST showing a truly stunning image of multiple galaxies, including a spiral galaxy where you can see the swirls.

Childbirth

Does An Epidural Hurt? And 7 Other Things You Should Know About Epidurals

ByJulia Savacool

Hotly debated and frequently misrepresented, here are just the facts about epidurals.