Life Is Short, Laundry Is Eternal: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Dad
By Scott Benner
"Life Is Short, Laundry Is Eternal" provides a rare glimpse into the natural habitat of this most
mysterious and splendid of creatures, the North American Stay-at-Home Father ("Paternus domesticus"). Learn what motivates a man to pursue this noble occupation. Discover the countless joys and periodic sorrows that come with raising a family.
Witness the life and family of Scott Benner, author, activist, humorist, and 12-year stay-at-home dad. When Scott's daughter, Arden, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of two, his world took a sharp turn, but his positive outlook on life did not waver.
Scott's colloquial wisdom will warm your heart while it challenges your ideas about parenting and gender roles in today's household. Written from a truly unique point of view in a style both poignant and playful, " Life Is Short, Laundry Is Eternal" is an honest portrait of the modern family.