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This June 2013 photo provided by Disney PhotoPass Service shows Creed Anthony of Indianapolis with his daughter Sophie, 5, son Isaac, 2, and wife Amal, on a visit to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Anthony is an example of a new generation of hands-on dads who don’t just change the occasional diaper but who view “parenting as a partnership,” as he put it, by being as involved in childrearing as moms.

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The new dads: Diaper duty's just the start

Something is changing with today's young fathers. By their own accounts, by their wives' testimony, and according to time-use studies and other statistics, more men are doing more around the house, from packing school lunches and doing laundry to getting up in the middle of the night with a screaming infant.

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