Being a dad is tough. You have huge responsibilities. One day you are the center of attention, fun setter, cherished son, key companion. The next, you are at the bottom of the pile. You go from being king of the castle to servant overnight.
Don’t get me wrong, it isn’t all bad. It’s just a huge shock to the system after 20+ years of having mom, dad, sister, grandparents put you first… and now you’re behind the dog. (In my case, the dog is a mean spirited, ornery, big boned Chihuahua named Mojo.) How in the world is he ahead of me? Jeez.
That being said, there are 5 key components to fatherhood in our opinion, and if you are wondering what they are, then read on.