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DADult Life | April 26, 2019

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Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun – An interactive cinema experience where toddlers can go wild

April 16, 2019 |

I took Roma to see Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun and it’s safe to say parents needn’t fear their toddlers wanting to stretch their legs mid-screeningRead More

You’re a mum with a full-time job? But, what about the bond with your baby?

March 31, 2019 |

Don’t get it twisted, this isn’t a question I’m asking – it’s one someone felt the need to throw at the other half recently. And it’s struck a chord with a number of other mums in her shoes.Read More

A trip to London to see Wonder Park: A colourful story of childhood imagination, fear and family

March 29, 2019 |

We had a rare family day out in London on Sunday, heading along to the gala screening of Wonder Park, the new film from Paramount and Nickelodeon. Here’s what it was likeRead More

Ready for action? PAW Patrol is hitting cinemas in PAW Patrol: Mighty Pups

March 23, 2019 |

If your kids are anything like Roma, they’re going to love this news – PAW Patrol: Mighty Pups is coming to cinemas in May and the trailer has now been releasedRead More

I went to a day party without a baby in sight – here’s how I got on at Garage Brunch

February 21, 2019 |

Having been invited down to Garage Brunch, I wasted no time in heading down for a child-free day of taking it back to the old school

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Want to keep romance alive as parents? Try having a quickie

February 14, 2019 |

According to a survey by parenting community Channel Mum, quickies are keeping passion alive for 71% of parents. And it’ll only take two minutes of your time.Read More

I’m glad my daughter is experiencing cinematic diversity like Into the Spider-Verse

January 5, 2019 |

We’ve been to see Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, which marks our first cinema visit of 2019, and it’s a great film that brings comic book fun and throws it on the big screenRead More

Getting into the festive spirit at Drayton Manor’s Magical Christmas event

November 30, 2018 |

She’s only 18 months but our visit to Drayton Manor this month was actually the second time Roma had been there. Not bad going ay? It’s probably just as well a family-friendly theme park has become the go-to as it … Read More

How would you react to a stranger questioning your son’s toy choice?

September 4, 2018 |

Just the other day, a friend was out shopping with her son when a stranger felt the need to question why he was playing with a dollRead More

Into the wild: An afternoon at Paradise Wildlife Park

August 28, 2018 |

Not only did we take Roma to the zoo for the first time this weekend, we were on aunt and uncle duties overnight tooRead More

Fancy joining the Tough MudDads and supporting GOSH?

August 22, 2018 |

Having done a couple of runs to support Great Ormond Street Hospital last year, I’ve got my next effort planned: Tough Mudder. And I want you to join me.Read More

You can’t play with it, you’re a girl

August 10, 2018 |

I was at a children’s birthday party and observed an exchange that made me realise just how early boy and girl stereotypes are created.Read More

Standon Calling 2018: When you have a toddler but it’s festival season

August 3, 2018 |

After hitting Standon Calling as a family for the first time in 2017, we returned this year but with a nosey toddler in the place of a sleeping newbornRead More

How I got on answering one question in four minutes

July 10, 2018 |

I’ve made my debut on a podcast getting grilled by lovely mum blogger Roze all the way from sunny, wine-soaked Napa Valley in CaliforniaRead More

DadCon 2018: Who let the dads out?

June 29, 2018 |

The live product of The Dad Network, DadCon 2018 took place on Saturday 23rd June where the world of online and offline collided.
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A mixed race dad’s take: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding

May 22, 2018 |

I’m by no means a royalist. However, as someone in a mixed race family, whose experienced the ugliness of racism, the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is significant on a personal levelRead More

My daughter convinced me it was time to change jobs

April 26, 2018 | 2

The FOMO is strong with this one.

Dads often speak about the fear of missing out and it’s only natural. Most are dumped back at work after two weeks with their new baby – and that’s if they’re lucky – so making … Read More

FILM: Mom and Dad: Ever wanted to kill your kids? You’re not alone

March 1, 2018 |

Murderous tendencies coupled with a mid-life crisis and Nicholas Cage the one experiencing both? You’re in for a treat.Read More

Valentine’s Day: Dads talk most romantic stunts and keeping the fire burning

February 14, 2018 | 3

Who says romance is dead? It’s a well known phrase and I imagine the answer to it would be – plenty of parents.Read More

Soft play things: Case of the vanishing father

February 1, 2018 | 2

I took Roma to soft play on Saturday night and things got really weird – as in, am I on an episode of Punk’d strange.Read More