Blog Posts - Stay At Home Dad



Why Does My Kid Hate Me?

I know that this title is pretty clickbaity – for that, I apologise. The truth is that Toddler L doesn’t hate me, of course she doesn’t. I’d even wager a reasonable amount of money that she actually loves me. So what’s...
by The DADventurer on Jul 10, 2016

The Life Of A Stay-At-Home Dad: The Good

Last week saw a pretty big milestone in my life as I managed to successfully reach a year in my current ‘job’ as a stay-at-home dad. I say “successfully” because my one aim for the year was to get both Toddler L and I throu...
by The DADventurer on May 15, 2016

The Lonely Life Of A Stay-At-Home Parent

I’m not someone who usually feels lonely. In fact, I’m more than happy – and often prefer – being on my own. As a stay-at-home dad, the question of whether I ever feel lonely is something I’m asked relatively often ...
by The DADventurer on Mar 11, 2016

Dad Blogger Turned Dad Vlogger

I was up late the other night working. Ok, let me correct that slightly. I was up late the other night attempting to work, but was instead watching TV, faffing on social media and thinking about how I should probably head to bed. As the last Family G...
by The DADventurer on Feb 5, 2016

The Working Parent: Is The Grass Always Greener?

Ok, so, I’m going to be a new dad very soon. Have I been doing my research? You bet I have. I have spoken with as many parents as I can to get all the ins and outs, the dos and don’ts and major pitfalls that I can before the baby arrives.
by First Time Dad on Nov 1, 2015

I’m A Dad And Dads Don’t Babysit (Unless We’re Paid)

“So, are you babysitting today then?” A question which hadn’t been posed to me until today when an ignorant woman working at a high-street bank uttered this sentence. Maybe she was trying to acknowledge the fact that I had a baby s...
by The DADventurer on Aug 18, 2015

A Career Woman Answers the Question Does a Hard Working Dad Feel Guilt & Doesn't Even Know She Did

I was reading this article from Good Housekeeping titled I'm 99% Mom and 1% Wife: And It Has to be That Way.  Really?  It has to be this way?  I don't think it does nor should it be that way.  I put John last, pretty much all the...
by just a conservative girl on Mar 27, 2015

Blended family? Modern Family? a Family?

Is it a family? A blended family? A modern family? A step family? So many terms for a family that is not “traditional”! I have just finished watching a vlog on Mum Talk TV by Charlotte Taylor a fellow parent blogger of “Write like n...
by Modern Dad Pages on Mar 8, 2015

Advice to new and expectant fathers

To all you new and expectant fathers it’s not as daunting as you would think it would be! I have had quite a few new and expectant fathers ask me what advice I would give now that I am “old hand” as one so eloquently put it! Which s...
by Modern Dad Pages on Feb 18, 2015

Advice to new and expectant fathers: it’s easier than you think!

Caring for your new born is not nearly as daunting as you would think it would be! I have had quite a few new and expectant fathers ask me what advice I would give now that I am “old hand” as one so eloquently put it! Which still makes me...
by Modern Dad Pages on Feb 18, 2015

When your baby turns 16 and becomes a young man

My eldest Ryley turned 16 this past Monday and I am still not sure how I feel about it! I’ve watched him grow from birth to now and when I think back through the years with all the changes that he has gone through, the good times and the bad ti...
by Modern Dad Pages on Feb 18, 2015

Finding Happiness

  I was driving last night down to see my mom at the hospital and I caught myself smiling and I thought to myself “how can you still be happy Rod?”! As I asked myself this question my mind started racing like a movie playing out in m...
by Modern Dad Pages on Feb 11, 2015

Who’s The Daddy-With John Adams of Dad Blog UK

Welcome to my new monthly feature-Who's The Daddy!A huge fan of blogs penned by fathers, I wanted to showcase the rich, insightful and damn right captivating male bloggers who share their point of view on all things parenting and beyond, right here o...
by Honest Mum on Jan 21, 2015

Reasons I’m Thankful to Be a Stay at Home Dad

Six months ago I announced that I was quitting my job to become a stay at home dad. That decision was the culmination of a four-year life transition that saw my wife begin a new career so we could become a one-parent-stay-at-home family. We didn’t...
by Luke1428 on Nov 26, 2014

The Ups and Downs of My First Month As a Stay at Home Dad

Even though I announced in May I was leaving my 17 year career in education to become a stay at home dad, it’s only been one month since the kids have gone back to school and I’ve been truly alone. Boy, the house is eerily quiet from 8 am to 4 pm...
by Luke1428 on Sep 15, 2014

7 Financial Hurdles to Becoming a Stay at Home Dad

Today I’m guest posting and commenting at the personal finance blog Reach Financial Independence. Click the link below to read about the financial challenges my wife and I decided to check off our list before I became a stay at home dad.  So,...
by Luke1428 on Aug 4, 2014

“Making Tough Choices” The Story of a Stay-at-Home-Dad! #KeepGoodGoing

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of New York Life. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you ever had to sacrifice something in order to better the quality of your family’s life? John did.  He gave a up a big city job in order to be...
by Frugal and Fun Mom on Jun 16, 2014

Parents’ Backwards Priorities

Been thinking lately about parenting and what I perceive as parent’s selfish priorities. As I may have stated before, I don’t feel it is the right thing to do to stick your kids in daycare or with a nannie or sitter if it is not absolutel...
by Memoirs of a Stay At Home Dad on Apr 25, 2014

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by Stay At Home Dad Money Makers on Jan 19, 2014

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by Stay At Home Dad Money Makers on Jan 19, 2014


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