You are amazing. You are selfless. You are brave. You are stronger than you know. That is all. N.B. This is inspired by recent events when my son Otis Edward Freeman entered the world. I’m now working out how to survive/cope with/thrive during the transition from child to children. Wish me luck!
Edie: “Smell Daddy.” Me: “Smell what?” Edie: “My finger.” Me: “Ok.” I hesitantly sniffed and got a distinct whiff of poo, however she had just done a nostril stripping one in her nappy so I couldn’t tell if it was just that I was smelling. Me: “What does it smell of Edie?” Edie: (excitedly) “Poo Daddy!” Me: “Why does it smell…Continue Reading “A story of the glamorous role of being a parent”
I am officially an AirB&Ber. Is that a thing? Ah well if it’s not it should be. I have broken my AirB&B virginity. Ok, maybe too much? What I’m trying to say is that we have now used AirB&B and it was a joyous experience. Long have I flicked through photos of treehouses in cloud…Continue Reading “AirB&B, the answer to family holidays?”
A couple of years ago I was delighted to become Harry’s godfather. I wanted to give him something that showed both how much I cared but also offered some advice and direction. I started looking into a book selection for him but they live in Saudi so would have been heavy on the plane. While…Continue Reading “When books say things right”