More articles about: fathers day

 
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Raising a young man, his sister's son, Rico Quimbo figured out when best to let go.
An accidental parent. That’s probably the best phrase to describe how I was thrust into a role I had not seriously considered for myself. I was the only doctor in a large family and I just returned to Manila after spending a good ...
 
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Habijan learns about what Pride truly means through her father, a devout Catholic.
Before coming out as a transwoman, my biggest fear was: Will my parents, especially my Papa, accept me? Could a tough, well-respected educator and an active, devout, Catholic church leader stand seeing his first-born son transform into a woman? What would others ...
 
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Wherever you take your dad on Father's Day, it's important that he feels pampered.
Father’s Day is the one time of the year when dads are treated to the best restaurants, hotels, or getaways. If you haven'te figured out where to take him yet, we’ve come up with a shortlist of the best places to treat your ...
 
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Help dad look good forever.
It can be quite the challenge to think of Father’s Day gifts for your dad, a man who may very well have most things, if not everything at this point. But if there’s one aspect of his life you can help him with, ...
 
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Amid the chaos of lingering emotions, a father remembers to ask his firstborn if he is okay.
Dear Paolo, In our family, there is one day in our lives that will forever live in infamy.  May 23, 2009.  We lost a major part of our small family on that day. Lola Daisy, your cousin Anton and his Yaya Tess, and your only ...
 
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Sofitel Philippines is the place to be on Father's Day.
Father's Day is probably the toughest time of the year when it comes to gift shopping. What do you give the man who has everything? You go through every conversation you've had in the hopes of finding a clue for something he wants. ...
 
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This one goes out to all the dads, daddies, and zaddies.
There is a time in every man’s life when he becomes a daddy.When an Electra complex and a pop culture moment really love each other, they make a new term, and then the Internet uses that term in unfathomable ways. Sure, “daddy” ...
 
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This doctor delayed his practice for a year to take care of his daughter, with no help from a nanny or household helper.
It was his wife’s first day at work, and Carlo was terrified. “Bye Allie!” Krista said, kissing their 10 month-old daughter goodbye.As soon as the door to their apartment closed, Allie let out a wail.“It’s okay Allie, let it out,” Carlo said ...
 
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Gabe Mercado may have starred in an iconic commercial and pioneered local improv theater, but being Beeto’s father is the single thing this actor is most proud of.
You might remember Gabe Mercado as the funny guy who starred in Yakult’s iconic “Okey ka ba tiyan?” commercials. In the early 2000s he was extremely active in the local television, movie, and music scene as an actor, comedian, host, and vocalist.But ...
 
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"Our table may change one day. We’re open-minded like that."
There is no head at our dining table. We have a rectangular table made of wood, with white steel legs, surrounded by cheap plastic chairs of various colours. There are no assigned positions, only preferred chair colours that must be respected lest a certain ...
 
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Daughters used to be only ones you had to worry about. Not now.
My testicles are fantastic. Honestly, you should see them. In just three short years, they’ve created two brand new boys. If I were to leave them to my own devices—which I absolutely won’t, because they are more powerful than you will ever ...
 
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The entertainer is a family man at heart.
John Legend isn't afraid of a dirty diaper. Of course, after headlining many a concert, revealing vulnerability in unfamiliar places for a living, and marrying the funniest person on Twitter, Chrissy Teigen, you'd think he wouldn't fear much. And the new father ...
 
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Raising a daughter is about making her aware that the world will seek to hurt her in subtle ways.
I can pinpoint the moment our daughter began transforming into a stereotypical girl. She was two, and her mother and I took her to Ariel’s Grotto, in Disneyland. The restaurant traffics in so-called character dining, meaning the tables are careered by marquee ...
 
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When I was 34, I decided that it was finally time for me to have a baby girl and a baby boy.
How much time should you spend with your children? The natural answer is: as much as you can. Being with them is an absolute joy. That was the biggest surprise for me as a parent.My twins are 6 now, but when I ...
 
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Bryan Cranston plays two of them, obviously
Father's aren't perfect. Every son, daughter, mother, and father himself knows this. Even on TV—where dads exemplified the idealized patriarch of the American family—these guys still had their flaws. Some of them were pretty big (Walter White), some of them were endearing ...
 
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Cool pic, Lucas
When your dad is one of the biggest rockstars of all time, you shouldn't have to worry about being embarrassed by him right? You don't front the Rolling Stones for years on end without having some sense of being suave. But being ...
 
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Old school Dad phrases have got a bad rep. But as our columnist discovers in a time of need, they can still be pretty effective
All my life I’ve winced at phrases like ‘man up’. This is because I’m bright and educated and relentlessly modern to a tee. Whenever someone tells me to man up, I always shout back "No! I refuse to conform to society’s narrow ...
 
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Behind the scenes with #TeamKramer
“I’m a natural father. It doesn’t take a lot of effort to spend time with my kids. And in return, my kids love spending time with me.”“My dad, he used to be very busy. But whenever he’d be home, we’d spend time ...
 
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Behind the scenes with our third June cover, Richard Gutierrez and Zion.
“We don't look at it like it's a work thing. We see it more as a collective timeline, where years from now we can look back at memories and tell Zion all about it. It's also nice to inspire people, especially young ...
 
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Plus, the photos of this father-daughter pair that didn't make the cover.
“What I’ve been noticing is that some parents, because they’re very busy with so many things, they outsource raising their kids. They outsource it to nannies, to aunties, to schools, to social media, to YouTube. And I think that’s a fatal error.”“I ...
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