student parents


Supporting Parents In Higher Education

This is part of my series on what we can do to support young parents in the UK to realise their full potential and put an end to stigma. For the rest of the series, click here.  A common misconception about young parents is that they lack ambition. One of […]


Taking A Toddler To Graduation 6 Comments

Daf graduated yesterday! It was a really lovely day. His parents came to watch the ceremony, we took lots of pictures and celebrated and went out for a meal afterwards, and it was lovely to celebrate Daf’s achievements. However, like many aspects of life with a toddler, it didn’t quite go to […]


Let’s Hear It For The Boy…

A year ago, I posted my graduation post. Today, we’re off to another graduation ceremony – this time, it’s Daf’s! I don’t feel like I give Daf enough credit in this blog. In fact, I don’t think he gets enough credit in general. Everyone tells me how well I did […]


Today Is The Day 16 Comments

Two years ago, I told my parents that this pregnancy wasn’t a stop sign, it was a speed bump in the road.


The Daddy Diaries #2: The Birth

My first thought when the consultant said she’d be induced that week was “But the house isn’t ready yet!”.