Mom's day off
How some dads keep the kids busy on mom's day off.

Every mom needs a day off from time to time and it's nice when there's someone else to take over, even if only for a couple of hours.  

Dads can be really useful when it comes to childcare and if you have the opportunity to hand over the kids for a while, count yourself lucky and make the most of it.

Read more: Do dads matter?

We came across a few examples of the things some dads get up to when they're in charge of the kids. 

All videos via Youtube:

Surf's up!

This New Zealand dad took his 2 year old out for a surf...

Dancing 101 with dad

This dad gets some dancing moves in while babysitting...

Target practice

This little girl can't get enough of archery lessons with her dad...

White water kayaking

This is pretty brave but no doubt this dad knows just what he's doing...

Or kayaking down the stairs

Who needs rapids and white water when dad safety-proofs the stairs?

To the skate park!

For Tony Hawk's in the making...

Some dads even brush up on their Frozen lyrics

We're pretty impressed by this dad-daughter-duo...

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