Dad Blog

2017 – That’s a wrap!

Well, what can I say about the year gone by? It’s been a year of so many highs and not many lows. For us, it’s been a year to remember. 2017 was in many ways our year. We got married! We moved house, we travelled, loved and laughed.. we also…

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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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Crafts, Dad Blog

Happy Halloween!

It’s October 31st already! The nights are drawing in, and a chilly winter is on the horizon. Gauls, ghosts, zombies and witches roam the streets looking for.. Sweets! Not how your typical ghost story goes is it? But hey that’s Halloween in the 21st century. We aren’t all that big…

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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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Dad Blog

My four year old has a job!

A child’s imagination is amazing, left to their own devices they come up with a world of their own that is so involved and technical that it runs in parallel with their real life. My son Bobby is four and he is a prime example of this. Me and Chelsea…

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Parenting

What’s Peace?

So in light of the latest terror attacks in Europe, this got me thinking. I can’t help but feel the sadness, and pain that many of our European neighbors must be feeling. Last night (Friday) we saw an attack on Paris unfold live on air, in what can only be…

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Parenting

It takes a man.

This is my reply to a previous blog post of mine, Not another single Mum. In that post I talked about women who bring up their children without the father, through choice or otherwise. Unfortunately there are some men out there who are not a constant fixture in their children’s lives.…

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