Frustrated father awake in bed to get up with baby

Should a Working Dad Get Up With Baby? [YES, HERE’S WHY]

It was historically common for dads to justify not getting up at night because “I work during the day.” Sadly, this excuse has not vanished from our society. But this stance belittles the job of the parent staying at home, can hamper a baby’s adjustment to sleeping through the night, and create long-term challenges with the father’s relationship with their partner.

Tall scaffolding in the distance

Examples of Scaffold Parenting & How It Works

Scaffolding is a method of teaching during which a knowledgeable adult collaborates with a child to help them learn concepts they would not have been able to learn on their own. It is most compatible with authoritative parenting and can be incorporated as an add-on tool to this parenting style.

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