Merry Christmas everyone! But who have you forgotten about? At this time of year, society says we should all have money spent on expensive gifts and enjoy fabulous, fun, memory producing times. This is usually over home cooked, sumptuous food in abundance, surrounded by never-ending goodwill, and huge numbers of loving family and friends. Scratch a little deeper... Continue Reading →
Do you really tell Bad Dad Jokes? Do you know any GOOD Dad Jokes? I'd love to hear them!
I wish I had a dash cam. I was dropping my lad to band rehearsal at 7 am when we saw a classic 'Dad' moment..... Toddler in a stroller, Dad behind on skateboard, both tearing down a hill in Glebe, a city fringe suburb of Sydney. Dad loses it. He falls from the skateboard at... Continue Reading →
There's a lot of parental pain out there. Just back after day's driving to pick something up, and hopped online. I don't usually spend a lot of time reading posts on here as there are just so many, but tonight I've read half a dozen. It struck me that everyone is having such a crap... Continue Reading →
A Question. Has anyone either done or considered renting out their kids' bedroom on something like Air B&B for the times their kids aren't using the room? Over school holidays many sole parents are without their children for extended periods......it just occurred to me this morning. I don't particularly like the idea of someone in... Continue Reading →
A very personal old FB post from January 2017, during the school holidays. I hate myself if I wake up after a bad nights sleep due to the heat and pain and then snap at my son for stuff that I find annoying. It's stuff that isn't the end of the world and stuff that... Continue Reading →
Almost every article providing advice on fatherhood lists the same thing as the first and most important thing a father should do for their children - LOVE THEIR MOTHER. I agree, but how do you handle this when you're divorced or separated? I've been told by so many people that I am a great Dad,... Continue Reading →