Posts tagged "fathers day"

Dads Raising Daughters: Wisdom On Love, Dating & (Gulp!) Sex

We’ve been hearing from real dads about teaching their daughters that they are smart and beautiful and that girls can do anything boys can do. Today we tackle the motherlode — her, fatherlode?

Jessica Wakeman | June 15, 2012 - 3:00 pm

7 Reasons I’m Glad I Have A Weird Dad

Whenever Father’s Day rolls around I’m reminded, once again, that I don’t have a “typical” dad. He doesn’t own a tie. He’s never worked in an office. As far as…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 15, 2012 - 10:00 am

Dads Raising Daughters: On Teaching Girls That They Can Do Anything Boys Can Do

Yesterday, we heard from real dads about teaching their daughters that they are smart and beautiful. Today, real dads tell us how they teach their daughters that girls can do anything…

Jessica Wakeman | June 15, 2012 - 9:00 am

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Food Of The Month Clubs

Stumped on what to get your dad for Father’s Day this year? Why not give him the gift that every man dreams of: gourmet foods and beverages delivered to his…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 14, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Word To Your Father, Courtesy Of Vanilla Ice

So, yeah. Rob Van Winkle, better known as Vanilla Ice, was a Father’s Day gift expert on “The Today Show.” How did I not know about his show “The Vanilla…

Ami Angelowicz | June 14, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Dads Raising Daughters: On Teaching Girls They Are Smart And Beautiful

You may have noticed here at The Frisky we pull a lot of stuff out of our ass. 5 Things You Can Lie To Your Therapist About! 7 Ways To…

Jessica Wakeman | June 14, 2012 - 9:00 am

Father’s Day Gift Guide: Dadcessories For The Modern Man

So Father’s Day is this weekend, as well as my dad’s birthday, and the only thing he says he wants is flip-flops. Fortunately, my dad is a pretty easy guy…

Rachel Krause | June 13, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Dating Advice From My Dad

My dad is a very wise man. He knows when to keep his mouth shut, which is pretty much whenever it comes to my love life. On other fronts he…

Ami Angelowicz | June 13, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Father’s Day Gift Guide: 9 Products To Pamper Your Dad

Father’s Day is around the corner, and we’ve got all the best products to pamper and relax your dad. Remember all those years he put up with your horrible music…

Julie Gerstein | June 12, 2012 - 3:00 pm

7 Random Father Figures And What They Taught Us

With Father’s Day coming up, we’ve been thinking about father figures. We learned a lot from our biological dads (both good and bad), but there were also other fatherly influences…

The Frisky | June 12, 2012 - 11:00 am

JC Penney Features Real-Life Gay Couple In Father’s Day Ad

After flaunting their awesome support of same-sex couples with a lesbian-oriented Mother’s Day ad, JC Penney is at it again, this time with an ad featuring a couple of real-life,…

Julie Gerstein | May 31, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Nerd Girl Porn: Super Hot Dudes Holding Super Adorable Babies

Most would probably agree that the sight of a hot guy holding a baby in one of those hippie swaddle things is basically the hottest thing ever because it touches…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 8, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Hallmark Made A Card For Black Single Moms On Father’s Day

Hallmark Mahogany, a line targeted toward blacks, made greeting cards this Father’s Day for black single mothers. Bossip points us to the controversy, which pits the recognition of mamas who…

Jessica Wakeman | June 22, 2011 - 10:20 am

10 Super Inappropriate Father’s Day Gifts You Should Totally Avoid

A few weeks ago, we received the worst press release ever. Fleshlight, the purveyor of fine synthetic vagina-like products for men, sent us a PR pitch about getting dad “the

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 17, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Girl Talk: How My Parents Made Me A Feminist

A few weeks ago, on a first date, a guy told me about how watching his mother — a strong, intelligent woman who held the family together — made him…

Jessica Wakeman | June 17, 2011 - 1:00 pm

10 Unapproved Conversation Topics For Father’s Day

This Sunday, fathers and daughters everywhere will be spending quality time together talking about important life issues, reminiscing about stories from childhood, and waxing poetic about the future. While we…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 16, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Guy Talk: Dads, Hug Your Daughters

“I was always daddy’s little girl. We did everything together. He was my hero. My father was always there with a hug for me; when I was little, he let…

Hugo Schwyzer | June 15, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Barack Obama On Being A Dad

“I grew up without a father around. I have certain memories of him taking me to my first jazz concert and giving me my first basketball as a Christmas present.

Kate Torgovnick/ | June 13, 2011 - 5:20 pm

The 5 Best Pieces Of Advice My Dad Ever Gave Me

This coming Sunday is Father’s Day. I’ll be honest; Father’s Day has been varying degrees of difficult for me over the last 10 years. In my adulthood, my dad and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 13, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Texas Chick-Fil-A Hosting Daddy-Daughter “Date Night”

Saturday June 18 will be a creepy evening in the Dallas/Fort Worth area: it’s Daddy-Daughter Date Night at Chick-Fil-A. Dads and daughters can RSVP for tables at participating restaurants on…

Jessica Wakeman | June 9, 2011 - 1:20 pm