Fatherhood can be a tough and daunting task for first-time fathers, but with some of these genius dads' clever and creative strategies, it should be a breeze. These kids practically parent themselves!

If you're a clever dad who can lend his expertise to this list, or if you've seen a comparable image, we'd love to see it added to this list! Vote for your favorite strategies too so that all of dad-kind can see it.

#1 She Wanted To Be The Wolf

She Wanted To Be The Wolf

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RoxanneAlexander 4 years ago

So sweet. This is a picture to treasure always.

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#2 Letting His Daughter Do His Nails While Playing A Video Game

Letting His Daughter Do His Nails While Playing A Video Game

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RoxanneAlexander 4 years ago

I think you are doing a great job.

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#3 Setting A Good Example

Setting A Good Example

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4 years ago

Very cute

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#4 Having Tea-parties With Your Daughter

Having Tea-parties With Your Daughter

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SohelAbu 4 years ago

Beautiful!

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#5 After A Long Day Of Work, This Dad Still Knows What His Real Job Is

After A Long Day Of Work, This Dad Still Knows What His Real Job Is

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ElliotLord 4 years ago

Yes! Setting a good example for other parents on the tube, as well.

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#6 A Table Is A Table

A Table Is A Table

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JessicaHebb 4 years ago

This one is my favorite. There's just something about a man with muscles and tatts sitting at a pink table with his daughter.

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#7 Teaching Your Daughter How To Surf

Teaching Your Daughter How To Surf

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MayaAb 4 years ago

This one looks like its photoshopped lol

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#8 My Daughter Likes Me To Wear Hair-Bows With Her

My Daughter Likes Me To Wear Hair-Bows With Her

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LindaNeale 4 years ago

And you both look delightful ! :D

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#9 Keeping The Baby Still During A Photoshoot (Level Over 9000)

Keeping The Baby Still During A Photoshoot (Level Over 9000)

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RoxanneAlexander 4 years ago

Wonderful!

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#10 When You Leave Dad Alone With The Baby

When You Leave Dad Alone With The Baby

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RismaSitanggang 4 years ago

Santa!

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#11 Letting Your Daughter Do Your Make-up

Letting Your Daughter Do Your Make-up

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Sabrina Stewart 4 years ago

Allie will be doing this to her daddy!;)

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#12 Like Daughter, Like Father

Like Daughter, Like Father

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KellyPacanowski 4 years ago

beautiful

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#13 Who Needs Weights When You Have Three Kids

Who Needs Weights When You Have Three Kids

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BobbyK 4 years ago

It's the DAD Ride at the amusement park.

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#14 Teaching Her A Lesson

Teaching Her A Lesson

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LindaNeale 4 years ago

If we had more men like this in the world it would be a safer place for our daughters, xxx

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#15 Napping Dad = Playmat Dad

Napping Dad = Playmat Dad

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AdamStrech 4 years ago

Free Back Massage! Brilliant!

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#16 Kids Don't Even Know The Controllers Are Unplugged

Kids Don't Even Know The Controllers Are Unplugged

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LindaGebelein 4 years ago

My son does this very thing with his little boy.

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#17 She Wanted To Push The Cart Once

She Wanted To Push The Cart Once

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SabrinaStewart 4 years ago

yep !!!

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#18 Using Vacuum To Do Daughter's Hair

Using Vacuum To Do Daughter's Hair

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DuzenMiralem 4 years ago

eh, ovako ću i ja

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#19 Mom Said The Kids Have To Stay In Bed

Mom Said The Kids Have To Stay In Bed

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RoxanneAlexander 4 years ago

That looks like something my Dad would have done.

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#20 Dads Are The Comfiest Chairs Ever

Dads Are The Comfiest Chairs Ever

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ChristopherRobin 4 years ago

Not good.

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#21 Letting His Daughter Practice

Letting His Daughter Practice

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OttilieMoran 4 years ago

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im not sure thats his daughter though

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#22 Practice Everywhere : Preparing Daddy For Football Game Cheering

Practice Everywhere : Preparing Daddy For Football Game Cheering

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RioMarnu 4 years ago

Cute girl ♡♡♡

#23 Daddy The Nail Artist

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#24 Letting Your Child Be A Guitar Capo

Letting Your Child Be A Guitar Capo

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Melodie 4 years ago

nom

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#25 It's OK As long As You Let Me Sleep

It's OK As long As You Let Me Sleep

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FionaMessenger 4 years ago

Rude awakening if s/he does something in his/her nappy...

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#26 Mini Me

Mini Me

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AngeloCobrasci 4 years ago

PERFECT REMINDS ME OF MY CHILDHOOD

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#27 She Wanted A Swing So Became One

She Wanted A Swing So Became One

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Melodie 4 years ago

lol

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#28 Flight Training

Flight Training

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TrishaFogleman 4 years ago

Cutest daddy/daughter pic ever

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#29 Two Birds With One Stone

Two Birds With One Stone

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LindaGebelein 4 years ago

I think he should get out there and push his kid.

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#30 Dad Who Knows How To Make It Fun For Both Of Them

Dad Who Knows How To Make It Fun For Both Of Them

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LindaZimolzak 4 years ago

looks like a doll, not a real baby

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#31 Kids Will Stay Kids...

Kids Will Stay Kids...

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TerriMitchell 4 years ago

A picture for the album for sure!!

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#32 Dadys Lullaby

Dadys Lullaby

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BarbaraDelahunty 4 years ago

It's the same daddy with his 3 offspring

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#33 No Parts Of Melon Are Wasted

No Parts Of Melon Are Wasted

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KhushalSagar 4 years ago

Coolest dad! :D

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#34 Wrestling Buddy #teamkramer

Wrestling Buddy #teamkramer

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annelimtian 4 years ago

Love teamkramer family! :)

#35 Daddy Is So Pretty Now :)

Daddy Is So Pretty Now :)

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Ikkaku Kempachi 2 years ago

Greeeeat!

#36 Angel Baby And Devil Dad :)

Angel Baby And Devil Dad :)

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JenelleDozier 4 years ago

I think this belongs on the Awkward Family Photos page.

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#37 The Dad Kqueeng

The Dad Kqueeng

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Marie-MichèleLacroix 4 years ago

Love his face on that!

#38 This Is How I've Chosen To Spend My Father's Day

This Is How I've Chosen To Spend My Father's Day

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LindaGebelein 4 years ago

That looks like a fun family.

#39 Selfie Like A Pro

Selfie Like A Pro

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#40 No, I Had No Accident, Just My Daughter's Makeup

No, I Had No Accident, Just My Daughter's Makeup

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TaraChambers 4 years ago

Beautiful!

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#41 Learning Is Fun!

Learning Is Fun!

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#42 Mohawk Trade-off

Mohawk Trade-off

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ElishevaCliver 4 years ago

Amazingly cute

#43 Like Son, Like Father

Like Son, Like Father

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Danielle Cloutier 2 years ago

This is cool.

#44 Snuggle Buddy

Snuggle Buddy

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Cole Barry 1 year ago

This is adorable!

#45 Themed Halloween Costumes With His Daughter

Themed Halloween Costumes With His Daughter

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#46 Multitasker Dad

Multitasker Dad

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Amoina Katsky 2 years ago

How did he take the picture?

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#47 The Best Coach

The Best Coach

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Aidan Cullen 2 years ago

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He looks constipated

#48 Best Resting Place? Sleeping Father!

Best Resting Place? Sleeping Father!

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#49 Dad's Sweater Is The Kids Sweater

Dad's Sweater Is The Kids Sweater

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LindsayHiggins 4 years ago

Such a great photo!!

#50 He

He

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prettygirl0510 4 years ago

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Okay, the dad just looks creepy in this one!

#51 There's No Place Higher Than On Daddy's... Legs?

There's No Place Higher Than On Daddy's... Legs?

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#52 Tato Chip And Big Spud

Tato Chip And Big Spud

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4 years ago

Couple of lefties.lol.

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#53 Getting The Perfect Pedicure!

Getting The Perfect Pedicure!

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#54 Playing And Smiling

Playing And Smiling

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#55 Small Price For A True Smile

Small Price For A True Smile

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#56 The Only Way To Get Him Into The Bath

The Only Way To Get Him Into The Bath

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LindaNewhouse 4 years ago

I wonder who else might like to take a bath with Dad? I didn't say that in print, did I?

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#57 Nap Time In Daddy's Arms

Nap Time In Daddy's Arms

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TerriMitchell 4 years ago

very sweet

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#58 First Haircut

First Haircut

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#59 Our Lips Are Sealed!!

Our Lips Are Sealed!!

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#60 Dreams Unlimited

Dreams Unlimited

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#61 Darren's Little Princess Violet

Darren's Little Princess Violet

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#62 Kid Learning Black Metal From Dad

Kid Learning Black Metal From Dad

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Courtney Jean 2 years ago

Love

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#63 Snowboarding With His Best Mate :)

Snowboarding With His Best Mate :)

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#64 Zoo

Zoo

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#65 ... And The Babysitting Uncle.

... And The Babysitting Uncle.

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MizBee 4 years ago

Haha this happened when my brothers take care of my niece lol

#66 Like Father, Like Daughter

Like Father, Like Daughter

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Amoina Katsky 2 years ago

Brilliant :D

#67 Helping Daddy Feel Better

Helping Daddy Feel Better

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#68 She Is Always Where Something Goes On

She Is Always Where Something Goes On

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#70 Pumpkin Artistry Getting Passed To The Next Generation.

Pumpkin Artistry Getting Passed To The Next Generation.

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#71 Playing Hairdresser:)

Playing Hairdresser:)

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#72 Who's Daddy's Little Napkin?

Who's Daddy's Little Napkin?

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TinkFL 4 years ago

Eww!

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#73 Stickers By Mcconnell

Stickers By Mcconnell

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#74 Driver And Co-driver

Driver And Co-driver

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#75 #doing Exercise...

#doing Exercise...

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#76 Playtime

Playtime

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#77 Cool

Cool

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Terri Mitchell 4 years ago

sheer joy!!!

#78 Things I Need To Do To Get In Her Exclusive Club.

Things I Need To Do To Get In Her Exclusive Club.

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Amoina Katsky 2 years ago

lol

#79 Encouraging His Daughter At A Soccer Game

Encouraging His Daughter At A Soccer Game

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#80 Watching Her Favourite Programme On Daddy's Phone.

Watching Her Favourite Programme On Daddy's Phone.

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#81 Two Minnie Mouses Playing Princess Ponies

Two Minnie Mouses Playing Princess Ponies

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#82 The Wrecking Ball

The Wrecking Ball

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Johan Becker 1 year ago

Incredible photo!

#83 Working Out + Video Games + Spending Time With The Kid = Winning!

Working Out + Video Games + Spending Time With The Kid = Winning!

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Emanuele Cristiano 2 years ago

Multitasking father!

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#84 Sharing Movember With Junior

Sharing Movember With Junior

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Emy Reynoso 1 year ago

hahahaha awwwww

#85 Joyride Weekend

Joyride Weekend

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4 years ago

My wife took this picture during our weekend bonding in Pangasinan, PH last March 2014.She was then about to deliver our 3rd baby.Proud DAD

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#86 A Man Who Just Laughs And Goes With It.

A Man Who Just Laughs And Goes With It.

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#87 This Lil Guy Wouldn't Take A Nap Unless He Showed Daddy How To Glue The Eyes On Their Pumpkin.

This Lil Guy Wouldn't Take A Nap Unless He Showed Daddy How To Glue The Eyes On Their Pumpkin.

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#88 Princess Time :)

Princess Time :)

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4 years ago

Princess time buddy :)

#89 Daddy, This Book Is Awesome !!

Daddy, This Book Is Awesome !!