Jeremy’s story: The Quickie That Knocked Up The Father Hood
Last year, a quick email planted the seed for The Father Hood.
To Be Honest: Why Nathan Buckley Becoming More Of A Father Figure Has Made Him A Better Coach
AFL legend Paul Roos answers a series of fatherhood, family and life related questions, such as how being a father figure can make you a better leader.
The Indefensible Position: Why Alcohol-Free Beer (Sometimes) Makes Sense
No, it’s not “like listening to porn on the radio”. There really are times when non-alcoholic beer is a reasonable idea. TFH taste-tests the options…
Put On a Few Kilos Over Summer? Here’s What To Wear to Hide Your Gut
Beat the bulge by applying the principles of bespoke tailoring to the humble t-shirt
The 10-Minute Workout: No Time? No Worries!
This do-anywhere bodyweight workout from celebrity trainer Chief Brabon will help you lose your love-handles. Fast!
Future-proof Your Marriage – Insider Tips From A Divorce Lawyer
It’s the time of year when divorce rates spike. Watch out for the five things most likely to kill your marriage according to veteran family lawyer
How Having Kids Stopped Shaun Micallef Needing Approval “In A Pathetic Way”
When TV's Shaun Micallef started out in comedy, he was desperate for audience approval. Having a family changed all that.
Suede’s Brett Anderson: Fatherhood As An Act of Optimism
Suede frontman Brett Anderson became a dad in his mid 40s. Instead of crushing his creativity via the dreaded ‘pram in the hallway’, fatherhood reignited it. His son, he says, “is my muse”.
Andrew’s Story: Matt Damon Gave Me The Idea For The Father Hood
I owe Matt Damon a lot. He inspired me to write a movie with my best mate after I saw Good Will Hunting*. He got me into the Dropkick Murphys thanks to the opening scene of The Departed. He taught me that dumping your girlfriend on Oprah was a bad idea, so that I wouldn’t ever make that mistake myself.
Why Is The Sky Blue? And Other Questions Kids Ask
Your kids will mercilessly expose the pitiful extent of your general knowledge. Here’s your crib-sheet.
The Worst Advice I Ever Got About Fatherhood
Becoming a dad can feel like death by endless, helpful suggestions. But some advice is particularly dangerous.
What I Learned at Sleep School
Frazzled? Desperate? Exhausted? This parenting boot-camp will tame your tots and help you raise your dad game.
Sleep-deprived Dad Fills Up Pram At Servo
Melbourne man Jonno Richards has put 40 litres of BP Ultimate 98 in his City Jogger Mini, it has been revealed.
The Truth About Life as a Single Dad
Drop-off days, Tinder and forgetting your kids’s drumsticks (again). The life of a single dad can test your parenting skills and your sanity.
Ask An Expert: ‘Is My Child A Genius Or Am I Just Massively Dumb?’
It’s a question that’s been on my mind for a while now. ‘Is my child an intellectual virtuoso, or am I just a fucking idiot?’
How to Stay Sane If You’re Struggling to Have a Baby
Trying to get in the family way can put you through the emotional wringer. In an exclusive extract, Sarah Knight, author of The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck, suggests how to cope.