I love board games. Or, at least, I loved them as a kid. And I’ve been counting down the days until my kids can begin their own journey, discovering their own favourites. Children’s board games are a joy – and I’d like to chat a bit about why, before describing the three doing the rounds in a big way in our house at the moment.
Torn jeans used to be cool, in my book. A strategic snip here and a designer cut there, just to show everyone how much of a shit you didn’t give. Oh yes, those were the days.
Soft lull of lids and a weary wheeze
He surrounds me
Here and gone again to the ether
Whole once more
There are probably many dads out there who would find this image beautiful. Not me. In fact, it makes me very uneasy – and it’s particularly concerning to me now because I’ve just found out that my own 3 year old daughter is being led in prayer at a local playgroup. (more…)
Taking your baby swimming can be a fun and rewarding experience. It teaches a fundamental life skill at a very early age, and it is a great opportunity to bond – especially for working dads who may not otherwise get much one-on-one time. (more…)