Fatherhood


Dad’s Involvement and Early Learning

Friday, August 10, 2018 By Aimee Ketchum
Dad's Involvement and Early Learning | Baby Chick

Don’t be offended mommies, but research shows us that dad’s involvement and early interactions with your baby are a higher predictor of your baby’s future language and academic skills than mommy’s early interactions. In other words, the more daddy reads to your baby, sings to your baby, and talks to your baby, the smarter your […]

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13 Things That I’ve Learned in 13 Years of Marriage

Thursday, August 2, 2018 By Quinn Kelly
13 Things That I've Learned in 13 Years of Marriage | Baby Chick

Am I really old enough to have been married 13 years? That is the mind-boggling question I am asking myself right now. My mind says no, but my calendar and growing wrinkles say YES. (Young moms, wear your sunscreen. The old ladies aren’t lying!) But just like time passing causes wrinkles, it also causes wisdom […]

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10 Things Every New Dad Needs to Know

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 By Nina Spears
10 Things Every New Dad Needs to Know | Baby Chick

Congratulations! You are about to have or just had a baby! Whether you have read all of the baby books or not, as a new dad, you still might not feel like you are fully prepared for this new addition and change in your life. Over the years, I’ve assisted many new parents during their transition into parenthood. With everything […]

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Breakfast in Bed Recipes for Father’s Day

Monday, June 11, 2018 By Nina Spears
Breakfast in Bed Recipes for Father's Day | Baby Chick

Sponsored by: This post is sponsored by Stonyfield but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. All photos by Creative Clicks Photography. A classic treat to do for Father’s Day is to snuggle in bed with da-da and bring him breakfast in bed! This is my husband’s first Father’s Day and we want […]

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How Dads Can Help a New Mom

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 By Nina Spears
How Dads Can Help a New Mom | Baby Chick

Once a baby is born, many dads aren’t sure what they can do to help. To them, it seems like all the baby wants is mom and the boobs. Dads can feel overwhelmed and helpless and, honestly, clueless as to what they can do to pitch in and help mom and baby. You need to remember, […]

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Daddy-Daughter Summer Date Ideas

Friday, May 11, 2018 By Hannah Crews
Daddy-Daughter Summer Date Ideas

As a little girl, one of the fondest memories I have with my dad were when he would take me places by myself. When it was just me and him, going on daddy-daughter dates and experiencing things together, making memories that only he and I could relate to. Now that we are approaching summer, your […]

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4 Things Your Partner Can Do to Help with Getting Pregnant

Sunday, April 29, 2018 By Jessica Tzikas
4 Things Your Partner Can Do to Help with Getting Pregnant | Baby Chick

There are many things a woman has to do to when trying to get pregnant: we have to track our cycles, take prenatal vitamins, and take control of our health and wellness. But, just because we are the ones carrying the baby, doesn’t mean we are the only ones who should be making changes. In […]

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How to Create a Family Grocery Budget

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 By Meredith Rines
How to Create a Family Grocery Budget | Baby Chick

Grocery budgets can be tricky. You feel like you have to have endless choices around to keep everyone in your family happy, but that mentality could be costing you thousands every year. So, how much should your family be spending on groceries in a month? This guide will help you know what your monthly grocery […]

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5 Creative Ways to Get Dad Involved in Baby Care

Thursday, October 12, 2017 By Tereza Gevorgyan
5 Creative Ways to Get Dad Involved in Baby Care | Baby Chick

Much of the newborn care in the first few weeks often relies on you, Mom, but at some point, Dad will have to get involved as well. The opportunity for dad to take care of baby means some much needed break for you and bonding time for them. It’s not always easy to think of […]

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6 Father’s Day 2017 Gift Ideas + Giveaway!

Monday, June 12, 2017 By Nina Spears
father's day 2017

Figuring out what to get your hubby or dad for Father’s Day can be tough. It’s not like guys need or usually want a whole lot. And if this is their first Father’s Day, what do you get them?! It can be tough to figure out the perfect gift to thank the special man in […]

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