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Why dads are basically superheroes

Maria Mora is a freelance writer and single mom fueled by coffee, questionable time management skills, toaster oven waffles and the color orange. She lives in Florida with her two young sons. If you see her on Twitter, tell her to stop p...

Celebrating the cool things dads do

What makes Dad awesome? Well that depends on who you're asking. Every dad has his own unique super powers. This Father's Day, we're celebrating the cool things that dads do.

Do you remember what made your dad seem larger than life when you were a kid? For me, it was my dad captaining a huge fishing vessel. When he was at the wheel in the pilot house, he seemed like a real-life superhero to me. Dads can have super powers in big ways and small ways. We asked families to share photos that illustrate why dads are basically superheroes.

Dads don't get tired of the same puppy board book

Puppy board book | Sheknows.com

Dads give you fancy hairstyles

Dads give you fancy hairstyles | Sheknows.com

Dads keep you warm at the beach

Dads keep you warm at the beach | Sheknows.com

Dads wear your Wonder Woman cape so it doesn't get dirty

Dads wear your Wonder Woman cape so it doesn't get dirty | Sheknows.com

Dads take you down the big sled hill

Dads take you down the big sled hill | Sheknows.com

Dads teach you important survival skills

Dads teach you important survival skills | Sheknows.com

Dads let you get close to the stove

Dads let you get close to the stove | Sheknows.com

Dads let you play with their toys

Dads let you play with their toys | Sheknows.com

Dads give you wings

Dads give you wings | Sheknows.com

Dads have secret identities

Dads have secret identities | Sheknows.com

Dads wear whatever you stick on their heads

Dads wear whatever you stick on their heads | Sheknows.com

Dads teach you all about Star Wars

Dads teach you all about Star Wars | Sheknows.com

Dads make you feel like royalty

Dads make you feel like royalty | Sheknows.com

Dads don't let you trick or treat without supervision

Dads don't let you trick or treat without supervision | Sheknows.com

Dads teach you how to play the drums

Dads teach you how to play the drums | Sheknows.com

Dads help you find your way

Dads help you find your way | Sheknows.com

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