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
My 19-month old son loves trains. When I say loves, I mean he REALLY LOVES, trains! I have no idea where this passion came from as I am about as far from being a trainspotter as you can get, and I have no idea how long it will last, but right now there is nothing… Read More A perfect toy for a train loving toddler!
Yesterday I got home from a long week at work to find that the lovely people at http://www.caketoppers.co.uk had sent me a pack of two yummy cup cakes, topped with the very sleepy looking Tired Daddy logo. Needless to say Tired Mummy and I tucked in, and I am pleased to report that they were… Read More It’s nice when people send me cake!
As any parent attempting the nightmare that is baby led weaning will know, possibly the single most frustrating thing in the world is your little one casually and constantly throwing whatever meticulously prepared food you give them straight on to the floor. For any baby led weaning parent, the three-times-daily post-food-time crawl on the floor… Read More The Tidy Tot Bib and Tray Kit – Review
Exciting news. I have been given the opportunity to offer a free copy of the new Teletubbies DVD “Tubby Snowball” to one lucky Tired Daddy reader… All you need to do is follow Tired Daddy over on Facebook or Twitter, and share the below gif… http://www.facebook.com/tireddaddy http://www.twitter.com/tireddaddyuk A randomly selected winner will be chosen next… Read More Competition Time! Win the new Teletubbies DVD
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)
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!*