Happy Star Wars Day. Or should I say ‘Happy Star Wars Month’? Yes, Star Wars is so well loved that, evidently, one day is just not enough! With a galaxy full of characters from Anakin to Zuckuss as well Continue reading
Did you know that the Disney Store is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year? I can remember it opening quite clearly, so am feeling old now! To celebrate three successful decades, the store is working with 30 Continue reading
Come on, admit it. You’ve put your baby in amusing poses and photographed them while they’re asleep! We all have. It’s a rite of passage for any self-respecting parent. The people at Carpetright Continue reading
Dylan and Xander are proper gamers now and have become huge Star Wars fans in recent months too. While I’m not as big a fan, I was delighted to be invited to the launch of LEGO Star Wars The Force Awakens Continue reading
As you may have seen in the news, the new wing of the Tate Modern opened this week. I’m only slightly exaggerating when I say that, between them, Dylan and Xander have produced enough artwork to fill it. We Continue reading
A long time ago in a studio far, far away, a film was made about the forces of good and evil doing battle in space. It was quite successful and two more films followed. Followed years later by a second trilogy. And Continue reading
On Saturday, Dylan I found ourselves off on an adventure that we knew very little about! Bleary-eyed but excited about the day ahead and with a golden ticket in our possession, we boarded an early train to West 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.