In the United States in 2019, about 10,267 babies were born each day. Considering that, how many are ready for BIG DAY? From experience, no one can be absolutely be ready. Dad's - your role is a mixture.
As a Dad, a partner, you are going to go through a range of emotions and your identity challenged. Birth is a transformational experience and one that can be joyful, scary, exhausting, adrenaline rushing and so much more (any emotion or feeling you have is OK!).
To help give you some guidance, to take that part of thinking out of it, use the following 1st Time Parent Hospital Checklist. This will provide you with some good ideas and all you need is to save on your phone, refer as you get close to the big day and just let go.