Dad Blog, Kids, Parenting

Pedal Power

This past week we celebrated another milestone in Bobby’s life. He’s finally got himself some wheels! Two to be precise. He has learnt to ride a bicycle, unaided! No stabalisers, no handle, no mummy, no daddy. He’s in charge of his own propulsion now. Pedal power! When his cycling journey…

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Dad Blog, Kids, Parenting

An Up Hill Task

Raising a child is not an easy task. I know, stating the obvious there, but it really isn’t. There have been a number of occasions in the past few weeks that I have come to realise this more and more, I’ll come back to this shortly. The first couple of…

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Adventure, Dad Blog, Kids

Adventure Days

Muddy shoes, cold noses, woolly hats and gloves are part and parcel on our little outdoor adventures. As Bobby gets older I am gradually starting to introduce more adventurous outings, by exploring different places, uncharted lands, uncharted by us anyway. I say this because there are only so many swing…

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Dad Blog, Kids, Sport

Little Olympians

So the 2016 summer Olympics in Rio are over, the athletes are home, the equipment placed in storage and the medals displayed. What a spectacular event and what an inspiration to every one who watched. I for one am now lost with what to watch on the television! Back in…

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Adventure, Dad Blog, Kids, Parenting

Fearless Independence

You’ve done the hard part, they say. They say “congratulations, now you can start enjoying your brand new baby”. This may be true in the most part, for women more so than us guys. Mothers have a tough time of it during pregnancy, carrying a person inside you is something…

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Dad Blog, Kids, Parenting

What Are You Doing Up?

“Oh sleep, I remember you my dear friend..” Those are words we have all uttered to ourselves as parents. Where many a night has gone by during the rollercoaster life of parenthood with next to no sleep. From night feeds, to fevers, from bad dreams, to good dreams. The variety…

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Adventure, Dad Blog, Kids

Adventure Bobby!

I love the out doors, getting mud on my brand new white trainers for a bit of an adrenaline fix is something I do more than I should, just ask Chelsea my fiancé. When you have the outdoor bug it’s hard to sit in one spot for too long, and…

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