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Fatherhood From 3,000 Miles Away

January 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Whether you are a single parent, co-parent or a happily married couple or in a committed union, raising children comes with many challenges. As a co-parent living over 3,000 miles away from my son, it's [...]

The Black Dad That You Don’t Think Exists

January 12th, 2016|0 Comments

The black dad that you don't think exists falls asleep with his son on his chest after rocking him for what felt like forever. His wife transfers the baby from his arms to the crib [...]

10 Ways to Be a Good Dad!

December 15th, 2015|0 Comments

1. Respect Your Children's Mother One of the best things a father can do for his children is to respect their mother. If you're not married, it is still important to respect and support the [...]

Black Fathers Radio – The Accountability Show

July 31st, 2012|0 Comments

Peace family. On this past Sunday we celebrated the traditional Father's Day, and the National Day of Amnesty for Dads, which was a call for dads and moms to work to help reconnect dads to [...]

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[ click the image to enlarge ] The term “co-sleeping” is an odd one, because it implies that sleep is actually happening. When the topic of the baby sleeping in the grown-up bed comes up, some parents or not-yet-parents will sneer and growl, “NEVER!” That’s their choice, to not co-sleep, or to be a jerk […]
Author: Andy
Posted: December 11, 2018, 7:08 pm
The things we parents do and the sacrifices we make for our kids are pretty countless. We give our lives to theirs, so their lives can be better than ours, or the best we can manage. Even if it means wearing underwear that’s older than they are. There’s a running joke about kids: “this is […]
Author: Andy
Posted: December 5, 2018, 10:10 pm
Of course she just gave me that look. I should be more specific, though. Couples develop and collect tons of looks in marriage. There’s the “shhhh don’t say anything” wide eyes, the “I’m so entirely done with this shit” eye roll, the “maybe later tonight” wink, the “don’t you even start” laser glare. The list […]
Author: Andy
Posted: November 27, 2018, 7:16 pm
MAN-ternity Pants for men and their food babiesIf women can wear “boyfriend jeans” any time they want for casual comfort, then dang it men should be able to rock a pair of maternity pants for the eating Olympics of the holiday season! But most men aren’t very comfortable with wearing women’s clothing. Hmmmmm. But what if there was an answer?! Think of […]
Author: Andy
Posted: November 21, 2018, 7:54 pm
I won’t say I had the “rare” opportunity to meet Stan Lee, because the man was a famously extroverted character, and he saw and met an unbelievable amount of humanity in his 95 years. But our meeting was rare for me. The year was 1987 and I was (11 years young) already ferociously addicted to […]
Author: Andy
Posted: November 13, 2018, 9:29 pm