What the Horse Whisperer Taught Me About Raising Boys
Question: What’s the difference between small boys and wild horses? Answer: Not very much
The Top 10 Bluey Episodes
It’s official – kids around Australia are barking mad for Bluey. They’re busting doggy dance moves in the playground and dropping catchphrases like ‘Whackadoo!’ and ‘Dollarbucks!’ daily. Dads too are feeling the love, with some confessing they even watch the show solo.
Grand Designs’ Peter Maddison Explains How to Fix Your Family Floorplan
Want to turn your house into a family home? Peter Maddison, the host of Grand Designs Australia and an architect with 25 years of experience, lists the pitfalls to avoid
The 3 Biggest Mistakes You’re Making With Your Daughter
I’m a man. I grew up in a family of three boys. I went to a boys’ school until years 11 & 12. The vast majority of my best friends are men. I work with the men’s health charity, Movember. And I’ve created The Father Hood with two other dads. So, I spend a lot of time hanging out with men and thinking about ‘man stuff’.
This Is What Happens When A Sneakerhead Raises A Kid
Steve Jaconetta is a sneaker obsessive whose collection hit 800 pairs at its peak. But he’s already passed on his passion for box-fresh kicks to his young son.
How to Keep Your Marriage From Sucking
Should you ever schedule sex? How do you fight in a way that won't damage your relationship? A new book reveals all
Paul Roos: To Be Honest
AFL superstar and Father of the Year Paul Roos fronts up for To Be Honest, a series by The Father Hood that asks tough questions of fathers about fatherhood.
Osher Gunsberg: “There’s something super wonderful about falling in love with a woman that has a kid”
10 Dads in 10 Days: Osher Gunsberg
Paid Parental Leave Equality: More Fulfilling Position Descriptions For All
Last week I attended a Parental Leave Equality Roundtable discussion on behalf The Father Hood, led by the fantastic Emma Walsh from Parents At Work. We heard about the huge disparity in availability and take-up of paid parental leave between women and men and how workplaces such as Medibank and Spotify are successfully getting on the front foot to address this.
Squat For Change: The Story Behind The Moment That Became A Movement
10 DADS IN 10 DAYS: DONTE PALMER
Commando Steve: “When there’s a breakdown in a relationship and then there’s a blended family, yeah, it’s challenging”
10 DADS IN 10 DAYS: COMMANDO STEVE
Michael Klim: To Be Honest
Michael Klim: To Be Honest
Nick Cave: Why Your Kids Need Rock’n’Roll
When I became a father, the stakes immediately rose – higher highs, lower lows, and a load-up of pressure I simply didn’t see coming. Raising three humans is the biggest job I’ll ever have.
Bluey: How a Cartoon Dog Became Your Ultimate Guide to Fatherhood
10 Dads in 10 Days: Bandit
“Lately I’m making an effort to just put the thing away” – Chris Hemsworth on the modern challenges of fatherhood
10 Dads in 10 Days: Chris Hemsworth
3 Reasons We’re Still Buzzing From The Father Hood’s First Appearance At The Roos Mens Wellness & Leadership Club Event
When Paul Roos and I were connected last week through a mutual friend @dan Peterson (legend Dan, thank you) when the first post went up announcing The Father Hood, I was worried. As a music journalist I’ve met too many of my heroes.