Why I Let My Toddler Use Technology

Recently, a friend of mine openly admitted that they don’t own a television, any computers or any other type of technology, apart from one single smart phone. Their home has one parent and two children, and I was shocked to hear that her children never watch TV or spend time online. The Mum spends a…

Things Dads Are Tired of Hearing!

You may not have realised, but Dads are parents too! We are working our bums off to give our children the best life. We are doing one of the hardest but rewarding jobs in the world. We put ourselves last and it’s difficult enough without hilariously annoying comments. Dads are parents, not accessories to parenting.…

My Shit Memory & I (Short Term Memory Loss)

Soon after I became a first-time parent to my (now 29 month old) son it wasn’t long before I began to notice that my memory had gotten A LOT worse. I was forgetting when appointments where and jobs that needed to be done, although I'd forget some things it wasn't on this scale. Back then…

Why My Son Going to Preschool is an Achievement, For Me

I’m 24 years old and growing up in the 90s, depression just wasn’t a ‘thing’ I heard about. It was never, ever a topic of discussion. I never knew what depression was or that it even existed, let alone any other form of mental illness. I suppose I was only aware that you could be…

Blogmas #12 How to Make a Christmas Door Bow

The latest trend this Christmas seems to be that everyone is making their own Christmas door bows. This is the first year for us that we haven't really decorated the outside of our house somehow. All we have is a lonely little wreath on out dining room window, looking out. So when I stumbled across…