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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Little Olympians

So the 2016 summer Olympics in Rio are over, the athletes are home, the equipment placed in storage and the medals displayed. What a spectacular event and what an inspiration to every one who watched. I for one am now lost with what to watch on the television! Back in 2012 I worked at the …

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