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A baby winter’s night

A baby winter’s night

A storm in remote northwestern America. A scared wife ready to give birth at 32 weeks. A hazardous light-plane journey over the mountains to the nearest hospital. In a must-read long-form piece, Bill Donavan, father to two adult sons and founder of Yoee Baby, vividly recalls his firstborn’s turbulent labour.

My teenage daughter’s mobile phone addiction

My teenage daughter’s mobile phone addiction

Parenting blogger Anthony Jones writes that his teenage daughter’s phone addiction is a major source of concern and argues that mobile phone manufacturers and social media companies have a duty of care towards our younger population.

Rock and Roll Dad

Rock and Roll Dad

The Dad Website’s resident ‘rock and roll dad’ Trevor Ludlow reflects on past musical glories and explains the pros and cons of collaborating with his daughter on his band’s latest album.

What dads can learn from pie

What dads can learn from pie

Andy Murphy, a.k.a. The Secure Dad, poses a simple but serious question: do the most important people in your life get the largest piece of your pie?

The missing piece of the jigsaw

The missing piece of the jigsaw

Chris McGuire – a.k.a. Out of Depth Dad – writes that his mother’s parting regret, before succumbing to cancer at 45, lives on as inspiration for his approach to fatherhood.