OMG! We Get Married In 7 Days!

OMG indeed! It certainly feels like we have been waiting an eternity for our big day to roll around. I asked Chelsea to marry me way back in December 2014. By the time we actually say 'I do' we would have been engaged for 996 days. Now that is a bloody long time! Worth every …

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A Son To My Father And A Father To My Son.

Firstly I'd like to begin by wishing every single dad a Happy Father's Day. A day I hope you all get to celebrate as much as possible. Becoming a father though, doesn't just mean biologically. Dad's can come in all forms. Being present in a child's life and taking up the role of dad is …

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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 sets and seesaws you can …

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Stories Of A Dad At Christmas

The leaves have fallen, the nights are dark, the air is chilly. That means December is here, and I'm feeling festive! I thought I'd tell you a little bit about how we do Christmas in our house. As normal, December has crept up on us like a silent hurricane! We began our year with an …

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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 2016. We aren't all that big on Halloween in our house, partly because …

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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 of reasons your children keep …

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