Big In Our House: Mr. Men & Little Miss – The Cheap Classic Book Series

My daughter, who is three, loves books. No matter what other craziness might be going on, she will always be calm and attentive to a book. Continue reading


Explaining Stuff No.001: The Lunar Cycle


I’m in awe of nature. I love finding out how things work, and the more I find out, the more I want to know. I want so much for my kids to share this fascination and curiosity – and so I want to make sure I know my stuff.  (more…)

Falling In Love Again (aka Becoming A Dad)

My little girl – knocking my socks off since 2012.

Where else to start, but at the beginning?

I’ve always wanted kids, really. Always loved kids. I’m better around kids, to be honest. Don’t get me wrong – I’ll meet you in the pub and I’m sure we’ll have a good laugh. But if we’re at a kids’ party with parents huddled together in the kitchen, you’ll find me in the playroom making up new rules for Pop Up Pirate. (more…)