Once a Parent…

Once a Parent…

“Hey Dad” “Hey R! What’s up?” “I think something’s wrong with the car. I pressed the brake pedal and it

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Once a Parent…

Once a Parent…

“Hey Dad” “Hey R! What’s up?” “I think something’s wrong with the car. I pressed the brake pedal and it

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Stu’s Dad Blog
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The indignity of it all

When you have kids, things you would never previously have entertained as being something that a decent human being should

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Amy’s Dog Blog
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How to stop nagging your kids

After a case of reader’s block (where you can’t find anything you want to read) I picked Difficult Conversations by

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Is your family like this? Recommended fiction if you have kids over 12

Is your family like this? Recommended fiction if you have kids over 12

Why I choose this book I don’t normally buy hardbacks, but I had a voucher nearing its expiry date and

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Reviews
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Glug, slurp, “Hughie”. Binge drinking is out of hand

Glug, slurp, “Hughie”. Binge drinking is out of hand

This is Penny Doff (or P.Doff’s) regular place for a rant about being the parent of a teenager and a

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What Now? Kids not yet at college or in work? Check out our guide to apprenticeships.

Parenting Teens
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The indignity of it all

When you have kids, things you would never previously have entertained as being something that a decent human being should

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Teenager
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Lies, damn lies and teenagers

Do you remember the days when your kids were biddable, easily bundled into a car for a day trip, could

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