Our fifth and final Calypso Holiday Hacks activity falls into the life hacks category. We decided to have a theme for the week, namely Roald Dahl books. Dylan and Xander have both been taking part in The Big Continue reading
The latest Calypso Holiday Hacks activity we tried is ideal for a rainy day. An indoor scavenger hunt! The only thing that it costs is a little time to organise and, of course, it can also be enjoyed in the garden Continue reading
There’s nothing quite like a picnic on a beach to play chicken with the weather! That’s just what we did for our latest Calypso Holiday Hacks activity. Armed with lunch, a picnic blanket and sunscreen we Continue reading
Like many other parents, it was important to us to get the summer holidays off to a good start. Kate and I want the kids – Dylan and Xander in particular – to get plenty of fresh air and exercise. This Continue reading
The summer holidays are fast approaching and parents face the mixed blessing of having the children around more! Of course, it’s great to spend more time with them, but keeping them entertained can be a Continue reading
I'm Tom Briggs. A proud dad of three and, somehow or other, a multi-award-winning parent blogger.
I've been writing Diary of the Dad since 2010 and it's gone from a small hobby to my full-time job.
I still have the same enthusiasm for this blog as I did when I wrote my first post and hope you enjoy reading my musings as much as I do writing them.