Increasingly researches underscore the importance of a father in the child’s life well into the teenage years . But what is it that makes a dad so important to a toddler ? What do dads do that moms don’t? In the modern family it is not about the specific do’s and don’ts , but more about the different perspectives they bring in. Hence having
When it comes to babies, mothers are usually in the limelight while fathers take a backseat. This section is dedicated solely to expectant and new fathers.
This article is second in the series for new fathers. If you have not yet read the previous article on New dads and babies – building bonds that last a lifetime, you can read it now. The first few weeks with your newborn will be crazy. The little bundle seems to think that the world revolves around her . While the mother seems
So you are expecting !!! Your friends send you congratulatory messages , fellow moms excitedly share with you the joys of many first times. This is a time of change both physically and emotionally for the expecting mom . While not as apparent the expectant father might be dealing with some changes himself , some of which are hardwired culturally , and