Grandparenting on lockdown

by Arion Lawrence & Manu Shah Covid-19 has presented us all with a mental and emotional strain. Many parents, particularly with younger children, have felt the lack of respite from parenting that the lockdown has brought. I’ve worried about the impact that could have on Read More …

Leaving full time employment as a dad

My path to leaving full time employment as a dad I left full time employment at the end of November 2012. My eldest son was going to be 3 in December of that year and I had another child on the way. Although in the Read More …

Last minute world book day costumes

by Philip Robinson, Feb 2020 I received a very pleasant surprise last year. Someone, who I had not met before, contacted me on Twitter. She shared a picture of their daughter’s World Book Day outfit and wrote: “My daughter’s costume is all ready for #WorldBookDay Read More …

Getting a better dad bod

James Cooke speaks with Simon Passey, co-founder of The Results Academy and father of two. Simon Passey, co-founder of The Results Academy James: Is getting the dad bod something to be accepted, and perhaps even celebrated, or is it a dangerous stereotype? Simon: I’ll start Read More …

The Rise of the Insta-family

by A Law There’s no denying that for most of us, social media has become the highlight reel of our lives. We use it to showcase and share our best and most memorable moments and that shouldn’t be something we feel the need to lament. Read More …