Tag Archives: parenting

Boys will be boys: Father-Hood’s response to the Gillette advert

Have you seen Gillette’s We Believe: The Best Men Can Be advert yet? If you haven’t, it’s embedded lower down this article, so scroll down and take a look. If you have, you’ll know that it’s a modern marketing masterclass that has caused quite the social media storm, with one side praising its brave stance against toxic masculinity, and the other slamming it for fuelling β€œthe current pathetic global assault on masculinity”.

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Wipe clean books, a cool singing game and cartwheels – it’s Live From The Nursery Run 52

Happy new year, everyone. Schools might not be back, but nurseries are – and so is Live From The Nursery Run! Today’s episode is all about cartwheels, a cool singing game for toddlers and the glory of wipe clean books. Enjoy, and remember that every subscriber counts, so if you were able to sign up to our channel it would be most appreciated. The Bubster and I thank you in advance.

The ultimate book for new dads

New dads' questions answered

In the middle of 2015, I discovered that I was going to become a dad. From that moment to this day, I have spent a lot of time asking questions about nappies and teething and separation anxiety and potty training and playdates and a whole bunch of other stuff that dads come face to face with during their kid’s early years on this planet.

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Funny Christmas song: The 12 Days of Christmas – Toddler Style

‘Tis the season to write a funny Christmas song. So that’s exactly what I’ve done. My latest parody number is called The 12 Days of Christmas – Toddler Style, and it’s designed to be sung to the tune of, yup, you guessed it,  The 12 Days of Christmas. Well, don’t just sit there. Laugh, sing and share, or I’ll tell Santa to put you on his naughty list. 

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