What To Buy for a 6 Year Old Girl?

It’s not long now until my daughter turns 6. Not a monumental birthday but it is an age where things start to change. She is still young enough that the concept of ‘cool’ hasn’t yet entered her world (thank god), but her tastes are definitely evolving. Gifts need to be more involved, more thought through. […]

Geeking out over kitchens

I’ve decided we need a new kitchen at home. And as always happens when I get set on something like this, I’ve become obsessed with researching. Colours, sizes, layouts, appliances and everything in between. And in doing so I have realised something, kitchen’s are huge business in the UK (I should have set up a […]

Fashion in Fatherhood

I used to consider myself a reasonably fashion conscious person. Not in a have to have the latest thing, trend setter, designer type way. But just in a well presented, on trend, scrubs up well kind of way. In many ways I still do, but fatherhood has changed my approach to fashion as I am sure […]

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff

Richard Carlson has written a couple of books which I recommend to everybody who will listen. Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff and Stop Thinking Start Living. I have never been a worrier or an anxious person – in many ways I can be too laid back – but these books further helped shape my outlook […]