Dad’s Guide to Doctor Appointments

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So, your wife is pregnant. She’s excited, you’re excited, and you have good reason to be. One of the biggest things people struggle with, or at least I did, was whether I needed to be at the baby appointments. We went back and forth for a while, trying to decide. Can I get work off? Do I need to be … Read More

How to Ace his first Father’s Day

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If you have a new little one, then you also have a Father’s Day to celebrate! Father’s days seems to fall to the wayside a little, in comparison to Mother’s Day and that’s ok.  However, I believe it should be recognized even if in a small way. Here are some things I personally am hoping for on my First Father’s … Read More

5 Items to Buy Your Pregnant Wife

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If you’ve made it to this post, Congrats.  A loved one is carrying new life and you are trying to ease the process.  My wife wanted many things during her pregnancy; food, a new house, 20 new puppies, clothes, pretty much anything you can think of that has ever crossed a woman’s mind.  However, below I have laid out the … Read More

A letter to my Dad

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Well, Time to get real. My biggest fear in becoming a father, was becoming MY father. I’m sure people out there had it worse than me, but man… it was rough. My dad was a floater, he would disappear for months, even years while I was growing up, then show up out of nowhere and act like the Hero.  Unfortunately, … Read More

Professional Photos, Are they worth it?

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As a man, expecting father, or full out dad, you may be wondering why your wife/significant other always wants to get pictures done, and is it worth it? Well, the short answer is yes.   I’m a complainer, I complain about things before my brain even has time to process the information.  Which means, every time my wife mentioned getting … Read More

How to avoid Dad-Bod

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The forever struggle. I’d like to say I developed my Dad-Bod way before becoming a dad.  So you could say I’m an over achiever. Is Dad-Bod really a bad thing? No.  It’s understandable that somethings fall to the wayside when a little one has arrived or even on the way. Cooking even the simplest meals around a baby’s schedule may … Read More