SAHDs?

(20 Posts)
chris71 Sat 22-Aug-15 05:47:29

Just checking to see if there are any other stay at home dads here? I was told this is a parenting site and not a women's only place so I'm just tryig my luck with finding like-minded individuals.
Have two daughters, wife is an architect smile

RavioliOnToast Sat 22-Aug-15 06:39:39

There's a section for dad's, it's in Other Stuff, Dadsnet. not that you aren't welcome here of course,just you may find more blokes over at that end grin we're mostly all a friendly bunch though

chris71 Sat 22-Aug-15 07:06:33

Thanks for replying and glad that I am welcome here (kind of). checking that place out now.

MadGrumblyGnome Sat 22-Aug-15 07:11:17

No need to think everyone is female, there are lots of men and dads here, you just can't tell from the usernames! They just generally post wherever as I think the dadsnet section can be a bit quiet sometimes. Welcome!

BoffinMum Sat 22-Aug-15 07:20:11

Several great blokes absolute stalwarts in main threads - look out for people like NannyNick and PigletJohn, as well as BetaDad.

FishWithABicycle Sat 22-Aug-15 07:37:04

You are very welcome. You don't have to be a mum or even be female to be a member.

Glitteryarse Sat 22-Aug-15 07:42:25

Great another announcer. It's not a woman only site but we out number you ten fold wink

I'm glitteryarse and I'm woman. Do you only want SAHD to reply to you though? If so your prob best off in the dads section ..

YouBastardSockBalls Sat 22-Aug-15 07:47:28

There are quite a few men here, they just mostly get on with having friendly discussion and don't feel the need to announce that -

'BEHOLD, WOMEN! I am a man, and I am here.'

ishouldcocoa Sat 22-Aug-15 07:49:38

Welcome, Chris smile

RavioliOnToast Sat 22-Aug-15 08:16:32

Haha SockBalls

told you we were a friendly lot!

welcome aboard grin

Glitteryarse Sat 22-Aug-15 08:26:07

sockballs grin

YonicScrewdriver Sat 22-Aug-15 08:27:22

Welcome Chris!

(Woman here)

It's mostly women but if you have questions about children, parenting, mobile phones, good films etc - makes little difference! I'd ask things on whatever board seems best - Dadsnet isn't much frequented though maybe you could be the one to change that grin

YonicScrewdriver Sat 22-Aug-15 08:28:25

BetaDad is MoreBeta these days, unless he's changed again post hack.

winchester1 Sat 22-Aug-15 08:40:09

There is also a SHAP board, on the rare occasion my other half looks on here thats the board he looks at although I'm not sure he posts.

chris71 Sat 22-Aug-15 08:43:03

Wow, okay thanks for replying. I was just thinking about meeting SAHPs really and I see loads of them. I already feel welcome.
Thanks YonicScrewdriver, Glitteryarse and all of you smile How many kids do you guys have?

RavioliOnToast Sat 22-Aug-15 08:48:58

I have 2 DDs, DD1 is 3 Dd2 is 6 months.

what about you?

chris71 Sat 22-Aug-15 08:58:23

Two DDs 4 and 6. And those are in years smile

YonicScrewdriver Sat 22-Aug-15 09:13:03

Two as well! Popular number!

chris71 Sat 22-Aug-15 09:28:17

Two is a lot to handle though and yes, seems like a popular number smile

MadGrumblyGnome Sat 22-Aug-15 11:00:52

One little one of 15 weeks smile

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