“Do you assist out so much?”
I requested this query to many, many various dads I do know within the pre-production analysis stage of our latest podcast: Speaking Fatherhood with Millennial Dads, and customarily acquired the identical reply: “In fact.” That was typically adopted by “Are you kidding? If I didn’t, my spouse would…[fill in the blank].”
All joking apart, in the present day’s dads appear to be just about on level with what their children want, the place they must be, tips on how to change a diaper, and what to make for lunches. Those we talked to are completely okay with getting the youngsters out the door within the morning earlier than work, and super-okay with mother taking an evening out to go hold with mates or go for a run.
Our podcast dads are not any completely different. On this episode, we chatted with 5 millennial dads about working, parenting, and what’s modified about fatherhood since they have been youngsters.
One of the best half? They wholeheartedly acknowledge “the psychological load” – mother’s tendency to be the gatekeeper of all the pieces that includes the youngsters and overloads their (or, OUR…sure, responsible) brains within the course of. These dads need us mothers to share the onerous half. We mothers simply must be keen to share, and keen to belief that dad’s acquired it.
This podcast is a incredible dialog that includes 5 dads in very completely different parenting levels – from father of a three-month previous, to father of two elementary college age youngsters. We hope you’ll take a pay attention, relate, and share within the pleasure of “embracing the poop.” (You’ll perceive whenever you hearken to it!)
Episode 16: Speaking Fatherhood with Millennial Dads
For e-mail readers, the episode is out there to hearken to right here.
I’m Naoko, graduate of the two-under-two membership and producer of The Work-Life Equation podcast sequence. I’m consistently trying to find the right steadiness level between work, life, parenting, friendships, and taking part in sports activities. I’m not sleeper, by no means was, and now will NEVER BE however I’m so in love with my extremely fierce duo!
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