Tag Archives: dads

Seven annoying things babies do

A baby scratching her father's face.

Amelie is now four months old and as well as reaching some lovely and memorable milestones including laughing and trying to roll over, she’s also reminded me of some of the significantly less cute things that little ones get up to. They’re all strangely familiar, so Dylan and Xander must have done them and I’ve obviously …

Never stop hugging

A collage of family pictures showing a dad hugging his children.

According to a recent survey, one in five British dads stops hugging their kids completely once they reach the age of ten. The research, which was commissioned by Fairy Non Bio, took in the responses of 2,000 men in the UK and aimed to investigate how many of them hug their children, when they are most likely to …

How not to write about dads

As a blogger, I’m always on the lookout for things to write about – particularly now I’m a freelancer too – so I’m subscribed to a number of emails about topics related to parenting and, in particular, the role of dads. It was no surprise then that the subject line of the latest email update from …