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Respecting the little people

Respecting the little people

Anthony Peyton, a Melbourne-based dad of two young men born 12 years apart, talks about the importance of respecting kids as little people, and touches on Magda Gerber’s ‘Educaring’ philosophy.

Eight weeks to go…

Eight weeks to go…

Eight weeks to go. 56 days. 1,344 hours. 80,640 minutes. 4,838,400 seconds-ish. Not that rookie dad-to-be Mark Cassidy is counting.

Stepping up

Stepping up

The Dad Network helped amplify the all-important message ‘Dads don’t babysit’, and as Dave Manoucheri writes, it’s catching on for ALL parents.

Plain old parenting

Plain old parenting

Mother of six and author of ‘Say it Once: The No Bullshit Guide to Parenting’ Kysa Kelleher writes that old-school parenting can pay long-term dividends for kids.

The Dad Website’s Top 5 Christmas tunes

The Dad Website’s Top 5 Christmas tunes

There’s a place for jingling bells and Santa Claus’ imminent arrival, but we think the most effective Christmas tunes are those laced with real life. Here are five of The Dad Website’s faves.