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No man is an island

A very small desert island surrounded by a calm sea.

“No man is an island” wrote the metaphysical poet John Donne once upon a time. The casual observer could be forgiven for thinking that I’ll feel like one on Saturday, though. I’ll be one of a select few men in a relative sea of women. Being a male parent blogger, I’m used to being outnumbered both …

TMI – The meme

A computer screen full of complex information.

It’s been a while since I participated in a meme and I was wondering what to write about today, so this one was well timed – thanks to Tammy from Me and the Tiny 3 for tagging me! This one’s called TMI which, if that stands for what I think it does, is also the title of …

Diary of the Dad: the reboot

I spent a good chunk of the Christmas holidays watching animated films while Dylan and Xander who, having campaigned tirelessly to have them put on, naff off to empty the kitchen cupboards or chase each other around, shouting “bum bum to you”. I’m so proud. As a result, I’ve been immersed in so many anthropomorphic …