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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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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, 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

More tips from the inside..

A couple of months ago I wrote a blog entitled Tips from the inside, where I gave you all some inside knowledge that i’d gathered over the past few years of parenthood. So I decided this week that i’d bring you a few more tips and insights. Now bear in…

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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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Dad Blog, Parenting

The Careless Parent

Sometimes accidents can’t be helped, like the trips and slips many of us have, even our children suffer some of these misfortunes. Sometimes things happen that can not be prevented, then there are things that can be prevented. It is without doubt that all parents will encounter tiredness and on…

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