Dad is often the least of these when it comes to self care. Show him you care by helping him take care of himself.
As a new father myself, it sometimes can feel like all eyes are on mom and baby and the other kids. Many times it seems like a father I’m one step ahead of the dog in the family pecking order. I get a lot of the tasks nobody else wants to do, like the dishes or replacing the toilet.
As the father of a newborn there is also a physical demand that can be hard to describe. It’s exhaustion through stagnation, or something like it. It’s hard to accomplish anything you had in mind, in fact often enough the hardest part is not doing things because there is some much that needs to be
However, since this little chunker has been born I feel like I’ve got a whole different