So you’re about to become a dad, congratulations! I’ve been at this caper for over a year now and I think I’ve picked up a thing or two along the way. I’m only too happy to share that information with you. Below are the top 10 things new dads should know.
Welcome to this week’s post on the Top 5 Video Games That Kick Me Right In The Nostalgia. Strap yourself in for a blast from the past, a drive down memory lane. Below I cover the top 5 video games that give me that sense of longing for long gone days of tiny CRT screens, floppy disks, cartridges and […]
Please don’t congratulate me for choosing part-time work. Many do. When I told people that I was going to work part-time this year, it was often met with glowing responses, as if I were some kind of pioneer in work-life balance. People would tell me how lucky Hannah was to have a dad at home, they would tell me that it was […]
Thanks to DaddyPoppins @DaddyPoppinsBlg for nominating me to do this Desert Island Discs – Blogofdad Edition post. His most excellent list can be found here: http://www.daddypoppins.com/daddy-blog/daddy-does-desert-island-discs What 8 songs would you bring with you if you were stuck on a desert island?
Sometimes I know I’m not being the best dad that I can be for Hannah. Sometimes I get distracted. Sometimes I have a sneaky peak at the internet when Hannah wants me to play. Sometimes I try to feed Hannah stuff that I wouldn’t eat, while I eat something far more tasty and far less healthy.
Most parents know all too well the feeling of waiting for their child to achieve the major milestones. The anxiety of wondering if your child will ever roll, sit up, talk, walk, complete and algebraic equation etc., as other babies around him all seem to be doing it. The slight tinge of jealousy that accompanies watching videos of other people’s […]
My little girl, Hannah, will soon be eleven months old. The last time I wrote specifically about her development was in 8 Months Old and Taking On The World. Back then I was blown away by the explosion in development, seemingly overnight sometimes. I marvelled at her new-found ability to move with purpose.