As parents, we have so much more to worry about than playing the comparison game or trying to measure up to social media standards.
DAD BEAT: Saying, “No,” Without Saying, “No”
Saying, "No!" too much? Instead of being the constant party pooper, learn how to say, "No" without actually saying the word.
DAD BEAT: How to Handle Toddler Temper Tantrums
How exactly is the best way to support a toddler when it's the end of times? Well, it apparently starts with checking ourselves.
DAD BEAT: Embrace Your Kid’s Weirdness
Occasionally, Managing Editor Michael Aldrich has thoughts and opinions on parenting. He shares them in his column, "Dad Beat."
DAD BEAT: Just Let the Playdough Colors Mix
Take a deep breath, a step back and just let them play. You'll be happy you did.
DAD BEAT: Breakfast in Bed and Other Mother’s Day Traditions
A fatherly perspective on some Mother’s Day traditions to start with the mom in your life.
DAD BEAT: Bye-bye, Separation Anxiety
Starting preschool is a major milestone, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t come with lots of crying, uncertainty and heel digging.
DAD BEAT: 3 Things I’ve Learned My First 3 Years As a Dad
Needless to say, the last three years have been a roller coaster ride of emotions: frustration, fear, joy, peace, paranoia and relief.
DAD BEAT: Let Your Kids Fail
Occasionally, Nashville Parent Managing Editor Michael Aldrich has thoughts and opinions. He shares them in his bi-monthly column, "Dad Beat."
What?! I’m Going to Be a Dad?!
Yes, it's a tad overwhelming, so start your journey into fatherhood by knowing what these next nine months will be like for the two of you.