#MFFrecommends: treat the wifey with the ultimate cinema experience – by James Roach

For a recent Date Night with my Wife, we decided we wanted to grab some food and watch a decent movie. However we weren’t keen on the usual multiplex experience and wanted something a little more special for one of our rare nights out. After a Read More …

Fatherhood: The first 100 days – by Jonathan Johnson

Being a first time father has been a roller coaster of emotion from total happiness to self-doubt of what I am embarking on. On 3 March 2017, my wife and I were blessed with a beautiful baby girl weighing 6lb 13 oz. I had a Read More …

Want to avoid the dad bod? 3 Gym tips for busy dads (part 1) – by Adrian Moore

Before I had my son, Zane, I used to train like a beast. Seven days a week, very often twice a day. Training has always been a hugely important part of my life.  I’ve never done it just to look good (it’s a bonus, though!). 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 …

MFF recommends: Whipsnade Zoo

Kids love animals. So what better way to entertain them by visiting one of the best Zoos in the country, Whipsnade Zoo. This was actually a recommendation from Jermaine, a friend of mine and in pirate radio terms a ‘silent listener’ to the blog lol. Read More …

Competition: Win a ‘Car Activity Centre’ by East Coast Nursery!

We’ve all experienced it. You’ve got through your army-like regimented procedure to leave the house on time and you’re just about to set off for a long car journey. Everything is packed and baby is nicely snug in their car seat. You’re just about to Read More …

MFF recommends: Daddy do my hair? Hope’s Braids (a book for tackling bullying)

Hope’s Braids is the second installment from ‘Daddy Do my Hair?’, the brand of daddy and daughter focused books bought to us by author Tola Okogwu and illustrator Rahima Begum. We loved the first Daddy Do My Hair book, Beth’s Twists, which was an introduction Read More …