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Dads now spend 3 times as much time with their kids than previous generations

  Evangeline Lane
Evangeline Lane

Our children are growing up in a world very different from the one we were raised in. Their car seats have them looking backward, but our children are facing the future head-on. People often point to digital devices like the iPhone and Alexa when discussing how childhood has changed over a generation, but there’s a huge human element transforming how kids experience the world.

Fatherhood.

Research indicates that today’s dads are more involved than ever before (đź‘Źđź‘Źđź‘Ź) and it’s changing the way kids see the world, and see themselves. Today’s dads are going great, but society could make it easier for them to be the dads they want to be.

Dads want to be equal parents

Modern dads take parenting seriously, spending three times as much time with their children as men did two generations ago, and they’re doing a lot more during that time . . .

Read more by Heather Marcoux at Motherly

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