The lovely people at Hape have kindly provided me with one of their wonderful Tito the Turtle Pull Along toys to give away to a Tired Daddy reader. To enter just head over to http://www.facebook.com/tireddaddy, like and follow the page and share the post with one other tired mummy or daddy. About Tito: Tito is perfect… Read More Competition Time: Win “Tito The Turtle” Pull Along Toy from Hape.
I would image there are a lot of tired mums and dads of hyperactive toddlers out there who can relate to this
It has been a while since we had a blog from guest writer Dan Steel (@steelydan80) so I thought, now he is 3 months in to journey of parenthood, it was time to check in and see how he was getting on… (and once you have read the below, check out my 3 month blog… Read More Three months as a Tired Daddy… (guest post)
‘Tired Mummy’ created this great sign for our front door, in an attempt to stop trick or treaters from waking the baby this Halloween… feel free to share, print out and use to keep your own little monsters from being awoken. 🎃 👻 😱 (Spider graphics via http://www.designsbymissmandee.com)
The Problem: As we all know, babies fart and poo A LOT. It can happen any time, any place (see for example my earlier blog – A Poo At The Swimming Pool*), and the constant fear of an impending poonami is one of the most stressful parts of parenting. One of the biggest challenges we… Read More Dadventions #2 – The Smelliscope™
The Problem: After a long and inevitably sleepless night, time in the morning for a tired daddy is at an absolute premium. Where there used to be plenty of time to get dressed, showered, brush your teeth, have breakfast and coffee and get out of the door in time to catch the train to work,… Read More Dadventions* #1 – Caffeinated Toothpaste
Last night was the Mum and Working Awards… and I am really pleased to announce that I was awarded ‘HIGHLY COMMENDED’ in the Parent Blogger of the Year category! Wow! Unfortunately, I was not able to attend the event, (ironically because I was at work!) and so didn’t get the chance to meet the other… Read More Tired Daddy is an Award Winner!*
First things first, a big THANK YOU to everyone who voted for me in the Mum & Working Blogger awards! It is actually really flattering to even be nominated at all, but this week I found out that thanks to everyone’s kind support I have been shortlisted to be one of the 6 finalists. Needless… Read More Tired Daddy is a Mum & Working Awards Finalist!
Life as a 7 month old is full of exciting new experiences. As the wider world gradually begins to make some kind of sense* and time away from Mummy’s becomes less of a terrifying prospect, even the most mundane activity for us jaded adults can be absolutely mindblowingly thrilling to a little boy. I thought… Read More Weekend Dadventures #1: The Car Wash…