MFF recommends: a good night’s sleep with the Sleepyhead

“Sleep will probably be the main talking point in your household for at least the first year of your child’s life. You’ll be figuring out how to cope with a lack of sleep, researching how to get your baby to sleep and perplexed as to why Read More …

We Independent baby! A message from our founder, Elliott Rae

As I’m sure you know by now, I wrote a piece in The Independent that was published on Monday 10th July. The piece was all about my experience at mid-week baby groups and the overall lack of representation of black fathers in the media. The Read More …

5 ways to support your partner through a perinatal mental illness – by @0neAngryM0ther

It is a sad fact that for many mothers, a time is supposed to be one of the most magical in their lives, pregnancy, birth, and the first years of their child’s life, can be marred by suffering from pre or postnatal mental illness. I Read More …

We asked our community about how they maintain their mental health. This is what they said #DaddyDebates

  Over the last couple of years mental health has become a subject that has been widely discussed in the media and something that is now being recognised as real issue. We have featured articles post natal depression and post traumatic stress syndrome in fatherhood over Read More …

All Eyez On Me: Does the film tell Tupac’s whole story? – By Soneni Rae

WARNING: THIS IS A SPOILER (well, kind of) It’s difficult to write a spoiler for All Eyez On Me, the long-awaited movie about the life of hiphop icon and legend Tupac Amaru Shakur (played by Demetrius Shipp Jr), as we all know how the story Read More …

Dad with a daughter? Here’s 10 things you need to know – by Lauren Seager-Smith

Blessed with a daughter, my partner and I have had some heated debates about his attitudes towards her becoming a teenager – particularly the desire to protect her at any cost. There’s a reason boys never want to leave home and girls can’t get away Read More …

MFF recommends: Fun & Food at Handmade Burger Co

Hey guys, listen up. There is a new restaurant in town! You know how we all love our Nandos and the occasional Wagamamas. Well we need to start adding a new place to that list, it’s called Handmade Burger. I took the family along to Read More …