Resilience is the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties, or toughness. It's the stuff heroes are made of and is something I hope every parent can show their kid(s) during these times. With all the chaos, fear and social distancing happening we need to be able to teach our children how to be resilient in … Continue reading Teaching Your Child Resilience in 2020
I know for most parents like me changing a diaper can be a nightmare. 🤢 It's not only due to the rancid smell these little angels somehow make, but more often than not it's because they just don't stay still during the diaper change. Toddlers getting their diapers changed can squirm more than a worm … Continue reading Five Great Tips for Parents when Changing a Diaper
Happy New Year everyone I'm glad that we made it without the world going to war over the Star Wars franchise's The Rise of Skywalker (If you're not following it you're missing out 🤣). I want to start off by wishing everyone that reads this happiness, health and growth (not the perverted kind guys 😐) … Continue reading The Big Question: What is it Like Being a Stay-At-Home Dad? #2020
As a new dad myself food allergies were at the top of the list I had to worry about for my new baby boy Bruce's health. You best believe that before we tried anything that wasn't specifically baby food we looked up common food allergies, how to avoid allergy issues if necessary and found some … Continue reading How to deal with allergies as a father: Everything from food allergies to EpiPen use
So a new show by Star Wars called "The Mandalorian" has been all the craze lately as I'm sure you've heard unless you've been hiding in a fallout bunker. 😂 If you haven't heard of the show yet I guarantee you've seen the sweet, angel face of Baby Yoda as he takes over the internet … Continue reading Why Mando adopting “Baby Yoda” on “The Mandalorian” is an amazing example of fatherhood #StarWars
This year my mom (shown above with Bruce 😊) decided that for our son's first Christmas we would start the tradition I like to call, "The 12 books of Christmas." 🎄 Now the way it works, or at least the way we're doing it for our little man, is every night starting the night of … Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas: A Book a Night is a Great Delight!
You think stubbing your toe on the coffee table in the middle of the night hurt? Well try having a teething baby bite a chunk out of ya and I'm sure you'll be shouting some words they probably don't need to hear since not all of us have a shiny new set of Mandalorian armor. … Continue reading Learn what to do as a father who has turned into a teething toy: Stop The Biting Babies!
New car seat safety guidelines set by AAP 2019 If you're a regular dude like the rest of us in DaysoftheDad then I'm sure that checking the regulations for your child's car seat didn't cross your mind growing up. Trust me when I say that it's okay and that it doesn't mean you're going to … Continue reading Everything about car seats plus more for the dad that needs to know!
ChildrenLearningReading.com Learning to read at a young age is important for the development of the child. It helps them develop a better understand of their surroundings, allows them to gather information from printed materials, and provides them with a wonderful source of entertainment when they read stories and rhymes. Children develop at different rates, and … Continue reading 3 Parenting Tips for Dads: Teach Your Child How to Read!
Crane sculptures that have slides for the kids! While on vacation Days of the Dad came across the most fascinating parks we have ever seen called Gathering Place, also known to be Tulsa's riverfront park located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (I'll include park info at the bottom plus a Gathering Place map that you can download … Continue reading Amazing and Fun Children’s Park: Gathering Place Tulsa, Oklahoma