Early Days

Bringing your baby home

Bringing your baby home

It seemed crazy to me that they just let us walk out of the hospital, new parents with our first baby, without at least having passed some sort of exam first. I kept looking behind for someone to stop us, to shout “Hey, you! What […]

Becoming Dad: the early days

Becoming Dad: the early days

What kind of Dad are you going to be? The truth is, the baby isn’t the only thing that’s brought to life on that magical day that you’ve waited for more or less patiently for 9 months. Two other people are born at the same time: […]

The best advice

The best advice

When you’re expecting a baby, and when you’ve just had one, everyone loves to give you advice. You’re going to get advice from everywhere. And then you’re going to actively seek advice, too, because you want to be a successful parent. And some of that […]

Welcome to Dadism

Welcome to Dadism

Welcome to Dadism – an incomplete collection of mistakes made and lessons learned by a first time Dad. You get 9 months to prepare for the birth of your child – but it turns out you don’t get so much as a second to prepare for any […]