Dad Blog, Parenting, Sport

Kids In Sport

Imagine standing inside a concrete tunnel, heart racing, knees knocking. The sound of foot steps tapping on the freshly swept floor, the echo and rumble of the baying crowd. Thousands of people waiting in the cold air, chanting, and clapping in anticipation. Many of them adore you, and only yards…

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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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Dad Blog, Parenting

To The Mums

Today in the UK we celebrate a day for some truly special individuals. Mums, these are a group of women who have given so much of their selves to bring more life into the world, to protect, provide, educate and love their children, us. These ladies have sacrificed their bodies,…

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Dad Blog, Parenting

Parent Party

Who can remember a time when your weekends and night times were full of bright lights, loud music and booze, lots and lots of booze? Vaguely, yeah, me too. It’s not for want of trying either, some of our fondest memories are from our spontaneous nights on the town. From…

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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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