I remember, with absolute clarity, the moment my first baby was placed in my arms. I was lying on the operating theatre table, having a caesarean, tearfully asking if all his fingers and toes were present and accounted for. Then the cord was cut, he was assessed and wrapped, and placed in my arms for … Read more Letting Go
My big question is ‘Are dads under valued at birth?’ By that I mean during the birth of their own baby not their own birth. I am a dad and the whole process of giving birth I can say is very stressful not to mention painful for the mums, but how many people actually spare … Read more Are Dads Under Valued At Birth
…please let your children know they come first in your heart. It’s totally understandable to love our pets, but it’s so easy for young minds to think the pet is favorite. It can cause quite a bit of damage for a child to grow up thinking they are second to the cats, or the dog, … Read more If you have both pets and children…
Mother, father and 20 year old son live under the same roof… The son has had a difficult year. He struggled with year 2 of college and came home … Not ideal. He loved the life of a student, he just got a bit lost in the academia … Coming home for him was in … Read more Parenting a 20 year old is really quite hard – who knew?