Changing Places and the Adult Baby

There’s something comforting about your change table.

The plastic covering crinkles beneath you as daddy gets you out of your wet diaper. The nearby stacks of diapers are a reminder that you need them and that daddy has made certain that you won’t run out.

You look up to see daddy smiling at you as he changes you. At this … Read the rest

Little Boys and their Hoodys

Fashion trends come and go. But I can’t help noticing that one recent trend is well-suited to the adult baby or little boy: hoodys (or hoodies) in all kinds of shapes and patterns, with all kinds of floppy ears, and in all kinds of materials.

Maybe it’s just because it’s winter but everywhere I look people are wearing hats with … Read the rest

Quiet Time for the Adult Baby

When you think of caring for an adult baby or little boy, you often imagine all of the activities – playing with toy cars, watching a cartoon together, feeding him in his high chair, or taking him to the park to play on the swings.

All of those activities help a little guy to feel safe in expressing who he … Read the rest

From Bedwetting Back to Diapers for the Adult Baby

Is it best to keep an adult baby in diapers, or does the occasional attempt at potty training make sense? Are there times when caring for a boy feels more like having a little boy in the house, or will he always be your diapered toddler?

Sometimes life will have its own surprises. It has for me these past few … Read the rest

An Adult Baby and His Plushy

What’s your favorite plushy? Do you have a teddy bear that has seen you through thick and thin? Do you cuddle with your stuffed animal at night or quietly slip him into your backpack so he’s with you at school?

For a daddy to an adult baby or little boy, a plushy, and especially that ONE plushy from which your … Read the rest

Nap Time for the Little Boy

It’s mid-afternoon. The weekend. You decide to put your little boy down for a nap but he kicks up a fuss. It occurs to you that even though he’s your little boy he’s also an adult baby and maybe adults don’t NEED naps.

What’s a dad to do?

You and your son and the outside world

I personally believe that … Read the rest