Amazingly, the decent weather we were enjoying this time last week has continued. It would have been rude, therefore, not to spend as much time outside as possible. It has been a hectic week with lots of ups and Continue reading
The much-welcome decent weather has seen us daring to venture outside at long last. Amelie, for one, is loving it. She really enjoys investigating the garden. I have to admit that, for the most part, our back yard Continue reading
Dylan and Xander have really enjoyed spending time in my parents’ garden of late. While ours is small and cramped, theirs is massive so the attraction is obvious. Even more so now they’ve borrowed an Continue reading
Ever since I became aware of pressure washers, I’ve wanted one. Keeping the garden looking presentable is a chore, so anything that makes it easier is a winner in my book. The Kärcher K4 was therefore a Continue reading
One of Kate’s favourite responses when I reminisce about 1980s TV shows that she can’t remember is “I was probably up a tree” and that nicely articulates a concern I have about Dylan and Continue reading
I love going to my parents’ house. Obviously, seeing them is the main reason we go there most weekends, but they also have a massive garden and the boys love running around it. Our garden is small and, to be 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.