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The Daddy Diaries #7: The Future

Here we have it – the very last Daddy Diaries! It’s been seven weeks since the series began, and we’ve been so pleased with the response to it. Daf is really touched that you’ve all enjoyed hearing parenting from his viewpoint, and I’ve loved doing these interviews. Looks like we’ll […]


The Daddy Diaries #5 – Support

Did you feel that, as a father, there was as much support available to you as there was available to Maddy?  Honestly, no. It’s awful, but a lot of people don’t expect the dad to hang around when it’s a young mum, and people who didn’t know us were often […]


The Daddy Diaries #4: Studying With SB

This week, Daf talks about the trials and tribulations of studying with a young baby, and has some advice for anyone who thinks they can’t go to university because of their parenting commitments.


The Daddy Diaries #3 – The Newborn Days

Welcome to part three of The Daddy Diaries! This week, Daf is talking about the early days after SB was born – adjusting to night wakings, how he felt when breastfeeding didn’t work out, and the struggles we both faced to finish and submit our essays before she was even […]


The most short-lived stay-at-home-motherhood ever?

So just as I was settling into my new lifestyle of endless Disney marathons and constant cups of pretend tea, life has been turned upside down once more. I toyed with whether to post this or not. I don’t usually shy away from posting anything, but this related to our […]