The Advantages Of Becoming A Stay At Home Dad
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Hello and welcome! I am about to embark on a new concept for myself and talk about becoming a stay at home dad. Of course you may all know that there are advantages and disadvantages for one parent to be home with the children. But today the focus is going to be on the advantages.

Allow me start by saying that anyone who aspires to stay home with the children should take full advantage of it when or if that chance arrives. The first reason would naturally be that you get to see your children grow up and be a part of many milestones in their early development. It would save on daycare costs that seem to be ever increasing. You won't have to take time off work because the kids are sick. And speaking of the doctor you can get all those trips taken care of too.

I am personally heartbroken every day that my children have to be dropped off with the daycare provider. I truly appreciate the fact that we have an excellent daycare provider but for that person to see them more than me is hard to take. Of course we get the full weekends to nuture our children but why not be there every day?

With the cost of everything increasing why should childcare be one that increases too? Staying home provides so many advantages that paying someone else to watch your kids is just silly. I see that interaction between our children and others is beneficial in assisting with social skills but who says we can't provide the social settings for them? I see on television that the famous Duggar family has ways for their children to be socially involved. Of course they have 19 brothers and sisters but they also interact with other families too. We as parents can use our creative side to allow for social interaction to take place.

Another advantage of staying home with the kids is that you can have more time for exercise or any activity to help with your personal fitness. Maybe just running and playing games with the kids would do the trick for most. I think being at home with the kids is good for the mind and soul. Being active with your children shows them a great example that helps in their growth for good future habits.

As a stay at home dad you can also control the diet the children have without it having to pass regulations. Although as a parent we all should be concerned about what they eat afterall. For more ideas about being a stay at home dad the best way is to search for resources on how others have done it and make your own assessment. Each person's situation is different so do what is best in your case. Thank you for reading my opinion and have a great day!


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