Fatherhood

The Balancing Act of Being a Dad

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Published on: June 7, 2018

We like to talk about moms a lot, and while there is good reason for that—what about dad? Sometimes it seems like we just expect dad to figure it all out, but he has a lot on his plate too. Society puts pressure on the dad to be the breadwinner, the financial support for the family. But, we also expect dad to be the little league coach, the repairman, teacher, and cheerleader. It can be a difficult balance.  As in any balancing act, the truth is sometimes career will take center stage and other times it will be all about… Continue Reading This Article