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Being a Dad

prouddadof3

dads only

throughout all the posts there is a few dads who have popped in and wondered where all the dads ...

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hey guys my names jack, im 25 and about to be a dad for the first time, the little dude is due tomorrow hopefuly, took me awhile to ...

Lauraine

Fatherhood Today

We've heard a lot of our mums talk about the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to their pa...

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Hi, i know this is a thread for dads but i'm going to be a mum in 4 weeks and i just wanted to say how incredible my partner is, he ...

Luba

Can you REALLY love a child that is not biologically yours?

I have a 16 month old and im with a man who came into the picture when my daughter was a month ol...

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I know this is an old thread, but I just had to add to it. I honestly believe all of the posts claiming that they'd love their...

Fergzter

Are there any dads actually out there?

I only say this because most of the posts in the dads section are like 2 years old. Am I the onl...

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Quite probably. But there arnt that many reasonable dad sites out there. Especially ones that have active traffic to turn over conte...

Parent_xyz

Dads, have your say

Are you a father of a 2-12 year old? Do you use the internet and social media to get parenting ad...

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Josephjohnhutchings

Help I Cant find a cot mattress!!!!

Can anyone help me I have recently built a cot for our first expecting new baby but I have built ...

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Hi, Not sure how youre going with finding a mattress but there is a company in Tauranga that can make cot mattresses any size you li...

Darren-109

New daddy blog

Hi all, I'm a new dad - happy, amazed, excited and just a little bit scard to death! My new blo...

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The blog is great, I just don't think we needed to be spammed with posts about it. One post would have been enough

ceils

Work + Babies

Hi Dads! I am a mumma of two munchkins and working towards a Doctorate of Organisational Psycholo...

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Shanice_Hughes

Scared Dad?

My partner for 4 years found out he was going to be a dad not to long ago. Even though i'm 27 wee...

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Congratulations on the upcoming arrival. Reassure DP that its a perfectly normal feeling, everyone wants to be the best parents for...

Am I asking for too much???

Is it too much to ask your partner to help out a little when they get home from work? All my DP w...

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No your not asking for too much at all, when he comes home from work he should be focusing on you and the baby and giving you the a...

Caity

DAD's who wish they were PREGNANT????

LOL, This is an odd one. Just wondering how other daddy's feel about it. My husband says a lot ...

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This is a very common situation when the dad does not want the mum to feel the pain and go through a lot of stuff just to bear the b...

rangadad

first time father

I am a fist time father and I am a bit scared and a bit worried that i will not have any idea wha...

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be apart of pregnancy as much as you can eg all pregnancy appointments. support your wife mostly remind her that she the one y...

hardworkingparent

Do dads spoil there kids

Just a question for Mums and dads on here,, All views are welcome, I get told all the time by Pa...

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I dont see a major problem with that. Yes they are getting spoilt, but as long as you are in a position to be able to do that for ...

graciemoo

STAY AT HOME DADS!!

I need to know if there are any stay at home dads out there at the moment? I need advice!! My DH...

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i am not a SAHD and will never be as my Parnter wont let it, But a man loosing his job- his roll as a father shall we say is a big ...

annabelle's mummy

That time of the year

Hi fathers, Just wondering what you would like for father's day? Keeping a budget in mind... Any...

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im not a dad but i brought my partner from the kids a fishing trip off shore fishing. Im so excited i know he will love it..

Christie82

Dads with Asperger's Syndrome

Hi, I was just wondering if anyone out there has a husband/partner who has Aspergers? Whilst my h...

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Hi Christie, Sorry to hear about your dilemma. It is very hard to tell from this viewpoint, but it could well be that your husband/p...

prouddadof3

just saying goodbye

i am leaving huggies at the end of the year and as my huggies journey started predominantly in th...

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not sure you will be making anymore that you will enjoy at least the sledge hammer is gone so is the one all bombers fans love to ...

Japecho

uncomfortable with bathing

I just want a dad perspective on this. My DP, yesterday said that he has stopped our 7 yo DD hav...

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i think if he is uncomfortable with that you leave it at that understanding his worry means you know how real those worries are so n...

DIESEL''''S DAD

NAPPY CHANGING

WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO CHANGE A SMELLY AND BAD NAPPY WITHOUT FEELING LIKE YOU WANT TO SPEW!!!!!!!

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I use that nappy as the first wipe trick too. Also I found some wipes with aloe vera and tea tree oil in them, much more pleasant to...

First Fathers Day!!

Hello to all of the Dads, I know i am not a Dad but i do need some Dad advice. It is my husband...

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What I did was got a photo frame with four 4x6 spots in it. In one spot I put a photo of DH holding DD when she was born. Another sp...

murphybabe1

why is it a big deal?

ok I have 2 boys and my DH is a great father he helps as much as he can by changing nappies and b...

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My partner also said this when we were pregnant. i think it has something to do with so much media attention over child abuse. As so...

lou01

calling all first time Dads!!! any ages or stages

Dad's please share your experiences of being a first time Dad for a resource to help other first ...

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Tannie80

Advice from Men please

Hi there, I am a single mother and want to start dating again and hopefully start a relationship....

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Hey I'm not a dad but I have some ideas. How about starting a class of something you enjoy, go to the gym, a ball room dancing clas...

andrewbroekhals

Hey Everyone

hey all im andy, 20 and have a 15 month old daughter, live in hamilton and just wanna chat to som...

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hey andy like rockies i am not young either i also am in my forties i have 3 kids 2 girls 7 and 4 and one boy 2 also as rockies sa...

penn1

A bit of help from some dads.

My ex partner kicked me and my daughter (5)out at the start of January. We had been together just...

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Yeah. Hopefully it will work. He was meant to take her yesterday, but didn't end up coming over cause he had the other two kids and ...

Me''n''Bean

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this may sound harsh and it goes against my better judgement to say this but he is already paving the way for his escape if he's h...

treema

i need some advice from daddies out there

heya daddies out there...i need some advice... since having our son i feel completely disconnecte...

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Hi Treema, I totally understand what you are going thru. My partner was exactly the same. Our son is know 11 months old and thins ha...

Magz

Valentines Day!!!

Hi Guys... I am sure you all remembered Valentines Day is next saturday right...hahaaa Well hubb...

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Thanks guys... and I do have to say I do agree with you and we do do romantic things on MANY other days..hahaha Although on valenti...

vanessa2

Valentine chocolates

Hi Guys Valentines Day is very soon. I have my own Chocolate business and I have a variety of box...

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Rockies

Another naming question

When naming our children my partner and I chose to have my partners name as a middle name and my ...

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heya rockies, i have a 6 week old son...my partner and i decided to have both our fathers names in his ... he has two middle names....

MumsVan

Male opinion on Body image and Confidence?

Being one of the many women feeling disappointed in their body after childbirth, do men really mi...

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thats is something most men never do is overthink things then again most woman dont think we think at all

HnB*sMummy

Question for the Dads

never mind

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Doh! And I got all excited for a second there! Not much action in this section

MJM

babys name change-can anyone help???

hi, can anyone give me some advice...i want to change my sons surname. currently it's a double b...

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My DD has both my last name and my DF's so she Maddi G-K lol if that makes sense. At the moment we do put her under both but when we...

spunkyprincess

Xmas pressie Ideas for the wife/Girlfriend/Fiance...

I sell LeReve Perfume, it is higher in concentrate then most perfumes available. It is REALLY b...

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l.a.

DAD OUT THERE I NEED YOUR OUTPUT ON THIS MATTER,pl

Hi.DADS n MUM out there, i need your output on these.Im 26yrs old n my husband is 32.We are first...

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Hi l.a. Sounds to me that your man was traumatised by the birthing of his child! Really traumatised!! As a man my partners and our...

BUNNINGS WAREHOUSE

Now that I have all you Dad's drooling on your keyboard, have you seen this, would you attend on...

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Rockies

Put in our place

To be a supportive and helpful platform for mothers seeking advice, support and friendship. Hmm,...

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I noticed that too, Yay for the Dads...

gentlemen i have a question for you....

knowing what you do now about relationships with children involved, can you honestly say that you...

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cheers guys, good to know there are still decent men out there!!! now to find the SINGLE decent men...

VASECTOMY!!!!!! cross your legs and give me some advice please fella's

I am 30+ weeks preg with our 4th child, My DH has decided that he would like to have a vasectom...

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congrads on your bub, hubby didnt have his done as i pob sasid in my last post ? cant remember,i am still keen on 1 more yep i am wi...

Paiges Daddy

An Ode To Dads :)

Here's to the fathers, Who always begin, On the outside of children, But looking in. Such curious...

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I loved it. I'm going to print it off and give it to my hubby I think he'll love it.