Very interesting article in today’s New York Times about how dads are catching up in the stress wars. Can “Peeling Dad off the Ceiling” be far behind?
Dad Feels as Stressed as Mom
Father’s Day brings this offering of a dubious milestone: Husbands are
now just as stressed out as their harried wives.
For decades, the debate about balancing work and family life has been
framed as an issue for women. Many studies have shown that motherhood
is more taxing than fatherhood; mothers typically reported higher levels
of unhappiness than women without children or men in general. [click here to read the rest of the article.]
Happy Father’s Day to all you stressed-out dads! (And the calm ones, too.)