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Those heart stopping baby moments…….and the comical..

Tweet As parents we have all had those moments when your baby literally stops your heart.. I’m not talking about the obvious cute babble, looks, words or actions which can be heart warming whilst taking you breath away, I’m talking the…
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Liebster Award and the ticking clock..

Tweet THE LIEBSTER AWARD I was nominated for the above award about one month ago now and have been delayed replying, sorry. I was nominated by the brilliant Matt who has blogs on The UnsimpleLife, an awesome blog about his…
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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.

The blogging 101 reminder and the Kickstart I need!

Tweet Hello, Having put today’s date in my diary as the start of blogging 101, which I have never used before, I was both excited and nervous to see it pop up as a reminder on  my phone.  My excitement…
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The complexities and pitfalls of choosing a name for your baby..

Tweet Having been recently inspired by a blog by Dad Life below I began to think about the journey to naming a child, http://rabarca84.wordpress.com/2014/12/08/whats-in-a-name/ Dad Life looks at the different names we acquire as we grow through life and what…
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Perceptions of stay at home dads changing, but slowly..

Tweet Just found this excellent article from another stay at home dad in Ireland, I can relate so much to what he says in my current position as daddy day care, http://jrnl.ie/1829000 Gave me time to think about my previous…
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Babies and the day to day complications you don`t think about!

Tweet Hi, having been the stay at home parent now for some weeks I have made several observations about now having a baby which I had never thought about. We all know the big changes which occur for example your…
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A bell, a bauble and a baby at Christmas!

Tweet What a magical day yesterday as we saw the delight on our Daughters face as she saw the Christmas tree at home for the first time. She even had her own special bauble and bell  to place on the…
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