fatherhood

The Sons Who Were Raised by a Closeted Gay Father

“My father is gay and in the closet,” Roland confides in a recent r/AskGayBros thread. He and his brothers have known since the late 1990s,…

How a Facebook Ad Turned ‘Dads With Daughters’ Groups Into a Toxic Hellhole

In 2015, Lawrence Chatters, a father of two young daughters and a psychologist who specializes in male behavior and gender studies, wondered what kind of…

Men with Sympathetic Pregnancies: The Strange Cravings, the Phantom Labor Pains and the Stomach-Turning Morning Sickness

When men prepare themselves for impending fatherhood, it mostly means getting ready for life after the baby while mom-to-be gestates: assembling the crib, painting the…

Most Parents Don’t Think They’re Fit Enough to Play Outside With Their Kids

If children had their way, you’d be building blanket forts, scaling trees and playing something called Four Square with them for approximately 14 hours a…