Category Archives: advice for new dads

Snow White and the Huntsman: Are Fairy Tales Too Violent?

Fairytales are not too violent for children when properly told to them in an emotionally safe environment by a trusted source who has the mental welfare of the child in mind. Snuggled in with Daddy telling stories is a great place to be safe. Fairytale movies, however, are a different story. Sean Buvala, storyteller, takes a look at the issues. Continue reading

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DaddyTeller Now On Kindle!

Family-changing and kid-growing DaddyTeller book is now on Amazon Kindle format! Continue reading

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Fatherhood: 7 Cheap or Inexpensive Ways to Spend Time with Your Little Kid

Yep, money is tight but that is not going to stop you from being a great dad. I don’t have to tell you how important it is for you to find time to spend being Dad with your kids and not at your kids, right? With that settled, here are some ways you can do several fun things with your kids that will cost you nothing or are otherwise very inexpensive. Continue reading

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New Dad: 9 Ways to Bond with Your Baby

So, new dad, you want to know how you can bond with your new baby? That is the first step in your new life with your infant. Closeness and tenderness with your child is rewarding for your baby and you will discover how much being a caregiver does for you. Slow down, relax and enjoy the new son or daughter. Here are nine ways for dad to bond with the baby. Continue reading

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Free DaddyTeller Video #11: Storytelling is Long Term Care

Bedtime kids stories aren’t just about getting something done now with your child. Story is long-term care with your child, just like oil is long-term for your car. Learn more about this storytelling technique in the video below. Enjoy.

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DaddyTeller: Unplug Dad. Be a better father.

Great article and a great find over this blog. In an article at Greenough.com, they discuss the need to “unplug” sometimes. I wrote this in their comments section: It’s been time for parents (especially dads) to unplug for some time. … Continue reading

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Parenthood Video #8: Dad! Your Storytelling Is An Event!

Hey Dads! Parenthood can get tiresome, we know. But, to your kids, the time you spend with them is priceless and exciting. While you are working on bedtime stories for kids, why not put the book down and tell stories … Continue reading

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Free Parenthood Video #7: Time Will Fly, Dad.

Want to be a better Dad? Then pay attention now to your kids. The price of parenthood is paid in attention. Don’t focus on your needs but rather on your child’s needs. Bedtime Kids Stories are more than a sedative, … Continue reading

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Free Video #5: Get Close to Your Kids With Bedtime Stories

Dads: Should you get close to your kids? Yes! The father role in bedtime kids’ stories is get close and snuggly. You can’t do that with a book in your hands! Here’s more information in this free “how to tell … Continue reading

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Free Video #4: Use Scary Stories with Your Children?

What is the father role in bedtime kids stories? Do we tell scary stories? Well, maybe not at bedtime. But at other times, a story about a scary event might be perfect. There is a difference between talking about a … Continue reading

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