Dutch Dads Teach Us About Work Life Balance
Culture, Dutch, Work life balance

Dutch Dads Teach Us About Work Life Balance

Ever heard the term papadag? About half of new Dutch dads take a regular papadag. And when it comes to work life balance many Dutch people know what they are doing, About half of new Dutch fathers regularly take a (half) day every week or two off work to care for their children. In Dutch… Continue reading Dutch Dads Teach Us About Work Life Balance

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Dutch, Family, Netherlands, Work life balance

Papa Day and Quashing A Myth About Dutch Workers

Today is 'papa day' in our house. Every other Wednesday my husband doesn't go to work. Instead he stays home to spend time with the kids and we make it a family day. It's something nearly half of new fathers do in the Netherlands. We try not to let errands and obligations take over this… Continue reading Papa Day and Quashing A Myth About Dutch Workers