• Cars,  Daddy Talk,  Finances,  Money Matters

    The Ultimate Car Refinance Guide for Busy Dads

    Car owners have a lot on their minds, from insurance to traffic tickets and repairs and maintenance. More importantly, your monthly payments may leave you struggling for breathing room. For a busy dad with tight finances and big responsibilities, managing them can be a hassle. Thankfully, you can use car loan refinancing as your rescue strategy. It can help you lower your monthly payments or decrease your interest amount, depending on your needs. But your tight schedules may keep you from finding more about this option and availing it to your advantage. Here is the ultimate car refinance guide that busy dads can rely on for making the wisest decisions.…

  • 7 Tips Dads Can Reduce Stress While Christmas Shopping
    Daddy Talk,  Shopping

    7 Tips Dads Can Reduce Stress While Christmas Shopping

    Every year, millions of parents start to dread the holiday season. It’s not just about getting kids ready for school and ensuring we’re all healthy enough to be around family. It’s also about finding time to shop for everyone on your list and dealing with the inevitable sales that happen during this time of year. With so much going on in one short period, it can seem impossible! But there are some things you can do as a dad to make your experience easier this Christmas. Budget It Giving yourself a budget is the first step. Write down everything you need to buy and what it will cost, then hold…

  • Does "Fatherhood" Still Mean Something?
    Daddy Talk

    Does “Fatherhood” Still Mean Something?

    If you had asked the question “what does fatherhood” mean this side of ten years ago, you’d have received a very different answer to what you’d get right now.  There is absolutely no doubt about it, the changing roles of modern society mean that what we might have once been held as sacrosanct is now viewed with suspicion, and what might have seemed “traditional” or good is now held to a very different standard.  We’re not assuming where you stand on the “modern dad” standard, but irrespective of what that might mean to you, your landscape looks very different today. So how do you know if you’re pursuing the “right”…

  • What Does The Postpartum Period Mean For The Physicality Of Fathers
    Daddy Talk,  Men's Health

    What Does The Postpartum Period Mean For The Physicality Of Fathers

    When it comes to postpartum changes and adjustments, we rightly think first of the female body. With women growing and birthing children, they’re obviously going to experience the largest and most significant physical shifts during the newborn period. But, as scientists are increasingly discovering, men also undergo notable physical changes after a baby that may account for the fact that around 1 in 10 men also experiences postpartum depression (PPD) in the first year. While it’s still vital to concentrate on the bodily shifts that women experience in this period, then, a total lack of support or understanding about what happens to dads needs addressing if we’re to ensure prime…

  • Daddy Talk,  Men's Health

    3 Ways to Reduce Stress and Boost a Good Night’s Sleep for Working Dads

    Working from home swears to bring a whole new set of challenges for both working and non-working parents. As COVID-19 restrictions uplift and offices reopen, the employees usually consider a hybrid approach to working at home and the office. What’s unfortunate is that many people tend to carry these habits back to the workplace, which of course, can be detrimental to sleep. Every night people tend to walk down memory lane about all that had taken place during the day. And this impacts sleep quality. Are you worried about your health, are admitting defeat, and embracing a feeling of fatigue? If yes, it’s worth considering these tips for reducing stress…

  • Daddy Talk

    5 Actionable Stress-Busting Ideas for Busiest Dads

    A father’s life seems a tad easier as they have fewer responsibilities than mothers. But there is still a lot to do between work deadlines, shared household responsibilities, and childcare. The tight schedules seldom leave time and space for self-care. A stressful lifestyle can take a toll on your health before you know. Fortunately, even the busiest dads can follow some actionable stress-busting ideas to get life on track. Here are some helpful insights that experienced Canadian dads have to share. Fit quick workouts into your schedule A little exercise takes you a step closer to stress relief. It can pump up your energy levels and even make you feel happier…