What interested the Fatherly audience the most last month? Saving money. Raising a kid who isn’t an anxious mess. Cool new gadgets. People with six-pack abs and what’s wrong with them. Mental health. January’s most popular Flipboard stories are all about finding a sustainable way forward in the New Year. We’re all doing our best. Enjoy!
In this edition of “Bank of Dad” our columnist does his best to calm nerves and coach us all on how to save for retirement.
Children take the world at face value. Parents need to help them understand what strangers want without frightening them.
He says what every parent is thinking.
Researchers surveyed 20,000 Australians over the course of 16 years, and found that second children “increase time pressure” and “deteriorate parents’ mental health”.
There’s a very obvious solution.
The quickie offers a much-needed opportunity to relieve stress, strengthen a relationship, and get off at a time when intimacy, connection, and, well, time, are luxuries
Men are not any more immune to the cold than they are immune to this ridiculous masculinity standard.
The latest and greatest in parenting tech for the massive consumer electronics show.
It’s a distinction that sets a lot of American-made whiskies apart.
Ab workout routines are a drag and generally pretty unhealthy. Also, surveys suggest women don’t care. Maybe just calm down and eat burrito.