20 things stay-at-home dads want you to know
Think stay-at-home dads are lazy, would prefer to be “at the office,” or don’t get emotional? Well, you’re wrong. Here, with some help from real dads who mind their kids full-time, we’re busting some myths about this often-misunderstood job.
There are a lot of them
The latest U.S. Census Bureau statistics show there are 105,000 dads who stay home primarily to take care of their children, while the National At-Home Dad Network claims the number is closer to 1.7 million. Those numbers increase when you take into account fathers who work part-time or flex hours.