Dads Round Table features Round Table Discussions weekly. These topics are designed to get conversation going between our readers via the comments section, and is the theme of our weekly #DadsRT Twitter chat Wednesday nights at 9PM EST/6PM PST. Join the conversation!

RTD: Waking the Creative Mind


I took my boys to the Children's Museum in Boston this weekend and it got me thinking once again about something that doesn't come naturally to me -- … [Read more...]

RTD: Hanging in the #BeerGarden

RTD Hanging in the Beer Gargen 2

Every once in a while we open up our weekly chats to have a time to just hang out with some of our favorite people and enjoy the DadsRT community.   … [Read more...]

RTD: Raising Boys or Girls: Why the Differences?

RTD Raising Boys or Girls

There are obvious differences when raising boys and girls that are apparent when they are babies.  For example, boys have penises and girls have … [Read more...]

RTD: Building Independent Kids

RTD-Building Independent Kids

The thought processes of children is flawed.  Their logic is incomplete.  So how do we help them grow to become functioning independent members of … [Read more...]

RTD: Pools Rule with Pool Rules


Summer = water. And while many of us will hit the beach multiple times during the school break, my guess is that the majority of our time spent in … [Read more...]

RTD: Surviving the Phases Our Kids Go Through

RTD-Surviving the Phases our Kids Go Through

One of the worst things I can ever remember hearing as a young parent was, "Don't worry, it's just a phase.  They'll outgrow it."  To some this can be … [Read more...]



Dads are critical. Dads are necessary. Dads are engaged. It's Father's Day Week here on The Round Table.  We are so excited about the community … [Read more...]

RTD: The Kids and Summer Break

RTD Kids and Summer

Structure vs. leisure.  Family time vs. independence.  Summer jobs, Summer shows, Summer camps, and Summer trips.  What is important to you for your … [Read more...]

RTD: Memorial Day Wrap-up, Summer Plans, Open Mic


While the official day (and weekend) for honoring and remembering the service men and women who gave their lives for the United States and the … [Read more...]

RTD: Re-Parenting After the Grandparents

RTD Re-Parenting After Grandparents

My kids have the BEST grandparents in the history of history.  I know this because they are always distraught and upset when they see me arrive to … [Read more...]