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Kids quitting: a father’s dilemma

Kids quitting: a father’s dilemma

For Californian dad Eric Miller, applying Malcolm Gladwell’s ‘10,000-hour rule’ – the suggested time required to master something – to his daughter’s many endeavours has proven an impossible task.

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.