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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.

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.

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.

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.