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How to Get Your Kids Off to Sleep So You Don’t Have to Find Out How Much Sleep Dads Need

How much sleep Dads need is a factor of the baby’s sleep coefficient, divided by the mass of the sun multiplied by zero? Once you have a baby, you’re going to find out. I don’t think anything was as difficult when parenting a new baby as the sleep deprivation. Babies don’t work 9 to 5 jobs. They don’t really do clocks. When they’re hungry, they wake up. A hangry baby

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Examples of good citizenship for kids include not burning down the seat of government

5 of the Most Outstanding Examples of Good Citizenship for Kids

What the hell did we witness on January 6th? I sat the whole day glued to my social media feed watching TV. I haven’t been that transfixed since 9/11. But that’s exactly what we saw. We saw a domestic terrorist organization try to overthrow the duly elected Congress of the United States to install some kind of strongman leader. To argue otherwise is extremely naive. How did that happen here?

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Keep that stay at home dad resume polished to stay up and current

5 Reasons Why You Need to Have a Strong Stay at Home Dad Resume

Did you know that the percentage of fathers who stay at home with the kids has been steadily rising since 2007? Yep. It’s true. With so many guys choosing or being forced into the primary caregiver role, is a stay at home dad resume even relevant anymore? Absolutely. More than ever. When the titans of finance, primarily men, damn near took down the entire concept of capitalism, it was women

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A Professional Makeshift Home Office Demands the Best Chromebook Accessories

Chromebooks are the heroes we need right now. But they can’t stand alone in the race for an efficient makeshift home office. With the pandemic as an accelerant, the remote work (along with the remote learning and the remote social visit) revolution is upon us. The issue is the uncertainty and pace. We, the royal we, weren’t ready for this. We have been thrust into cobbling together a makeshift home

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Good Dad Habits

9 Surprisingly Good Dad Habits to Start Right Now

Have you ever been sitting in the cubicle staring out the window dreaming of that trip you want to take? Of course you haven’t. Cubicles don’t have windows. But maybe you’ve put Bora Bora as your desktop image. Cool. It’s all well and good to have dreams. The harder thing is to make those dreams happen. Having any goal really come true is hard. Doubly so when parenting. I’m here

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