A Dodgy Pair Of Genes

When it sunk in that the missus was pregnant, I had a slight fear in the back of my mind about what would happen if she gave birth to an ugly kid. I know it sounds awful to say when pregnancy and birth is such a miracle, but let’s be honest, who dreams of having a […]

Review: Routes To Reading’s Baby Book Club – Month 3

November marks the final month of our three-month trial and review of the excellent Routes to Reading’s Baby Book Club. *sobs* This is a subscription service from Education Umbrella which sends two expertly chosen books to your door each month which are tailored to the age and development of your baby. We have now received six books as […]

Review: Munchkin Designer Nappy Change Kit

Preparing for all eventualities when out and about with the little one is always a difficult task. You can pack loads of stuff and think you’re ready until you’re in the middle of a shopping centre and a double poonami strikes followed by an explosion of half digested breastmilk. I recently wrote about what I […]

Learning To Be A Dad From My Dad

N.B. This post is quite long. Apologies for the length (I can assure you that’s the first time I’ve said that). Since becoming a dad, I often find myself reflecting on things that haven’t ever really crossed my mind before. One of these recent contemplations has been around how my parenting style has, and will […]

Review: A Day Out With The CuddleCo Doona Car Seat

I don’t want to tar all Dads with the same brush, but if there’s something that we all have in common, it’s our love for gadgetry, technology and Sci-Fi / Action / Superhero films. So imagine my excitement when I was sent a real life Transformer for review. No, it wasn’t Optimus Prime or Bumblebee, […]