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Dad goals and the importance of sticking to them!

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Tweet As I stepped out of the swimming pool having struggled to swim more than a couple of full-lengths I thought to myself why bother, why am I doing this what’s the point? I mean I am a 40 year…
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Rhythm and Rhyme after such a long time!

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Tweet After 11 months away from my daughter’s first rhythm and Rhyme classMy first trip to Rhythm and Rhyme! I finally made it back this week with two children in tow. I couldn’t believe the change in the short space of…
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Our big screen debut!

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Tweet Having been invited to take part in a local news feature a few months back I was delighted to be able to take part this week. The topic was shared parental leave and how it has landed 6 months…
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My back to work transition and faux pas!

Tweet Having now been back at work for three weeks after my long spell as a stay at home dad there are a number of observations I would like to share, 1,Having a “lets just see how the day pans out”…
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Are you part of the 68% bored by your kids?

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Tweet I had planned to pen a new post today on a different topic but saw this and found it extremely relevant and interesting to me. According to the UK “this morning” show today only 32% of viewers were never…
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More fathers taking part time hours for more family time.

Tweet This article from the daily mail is reflective of what I have done with my paternity  http://wp.me/p5DoG8-9 and is why I believe that the more fathers taking more of a role in parenting can only be a good thing, its…
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Does having kids mean you are a grown up?

Tweet 12 Years ago today I went travelling “around the world” as they say, seeing some amazing places and meeting some great people along the way. This morning I was chatting online with the two friends I went on my…
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A new beginning, sort of…Updated 260115

Tweet Hi Guys, quick first post. I have plenty of blog ideas going on particularly with the broken hand,  the baby being more mobile every day and this (anything but easy) switch to self hosted. Starting to think I should…
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Moving day has arrived…..

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Tweet Hi Guys, Having spoken for a while about migrating to self hosting I am now taking that step, my new site will be funkydaddy.net, please come and visit me soon. Hopefully if the process works well it will be…
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New Shared Parental Leave laws – 10 things you need to know

Tweet 10 Key and succinct points about the impending changes to shared parental leave in the UK…a must read for parents to be in 2015 in the UK! New Shared Parental Leave laws – 10 things you need to know.