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What is the best way to get daddys involved????

IM trying to get my husband more involved with our 11 month old son, but he seems like he doesnt know what to do with him becuase he isnt at that "fishing or hunting with daddy phase".

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lucasmommy519

Asked by lucasmommy519 at 9:49 AM on Apr. 16, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I had the same problem with my ex and the kids.. they are just now getting to the age where he can actually do fun things with them. teach him how to play with his child, blocks, counting, animals, shapes.. he can even pretend to shoot the blocks down if he wants.. boys lol
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 9:51 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • not sure but heresa bump for ya. my husbands always come back for ages 1 and up but missed out on the first year due to deployment. so he came back when they were fun and playful. lol.
    sandraberke

    Answer by sandraberke at 9:51 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • Tell him that if he helps out more, you will have more energy for sex! :p
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 9:54 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • yea he is finally coming around more but i have been trying to get him to go to the park with us or busch gardens ..just something fun that lucas can enjoy as well!
    And mrsmom110..LOVe that answer hahaha
    lucasmommy519

    Comment by lucasmommy519 (original poster) at 9:57 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • You leave him with his child and go shopping or out to lunch with your friends, on a regular basis. You don't give him a choice, he is the father and he needs to step up and learn to be.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 11:19 AM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • yes bribes work!
    Liz4Life

    Answer by Liz4Life at 2:50 PM on Apr. 16, 2011

  • well id say if he hasnt yet he wont until hes ready and at the daddy fun stage
    flipper4u21

    Answer by flipper4u21 at 10:57 PM on Apr. 16, 2011

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