The first task is to try and work out what the essentials for a new born are and what are those things that are either nice to haves or can wait a little time before being purchased. The second task would be to put a rough price next to each item. … More The Cost Of A Newborn Baby
I realised today that the baby really isn’t far away, we are now at 27 weeks. Technically there is still a couple of months to go but there is no guarantee that the baby won’t come early. If she did, are we prepared? No … More Pregnancy Hospital Bag: Dad’s Essentials
I know this blog was suppose to be about the trial and tribulations of becoming a dad for the first time, however I have deviated slightly and written a poem for my baby as I was waiting for a delayed train. … More Poem: Waiting For You
Not having time to go the bathroom because the baby is in constant need of attention certainly does not sound like fun. It almost sounds like torture and I’m not really sure how anyone does it. … More The Working Parent: Is The Grass Always Greener?
Landmark pregnancy milestone reached. Those are officially cankles, do you mind if I tweet them? … More 10 Things You Should Never Say To Your Pregnant Wife
My wife often watches a programme about child birth – One Born Every Minute. I used to find it boring, but it’s a great way to get an insight in to what happens on the magical day. … More One Born Every Minute
Morning sickness doesn’t just happen in the morning?! My wife may end up in hospital with pregnancy sickness?! The first part of the pregnancy can be worse than the latter?! I wish someone had warned me of what was likely to happen! … More The First Trimester – What Nobody Tells you!
The long journey had finally ended, we were going to try for a baby! I’m not sure anything will ever prepare you for the first time you find out that you are going to be a dad! … More Finding Out You’re Pregnant
I’d always wanted to be a dad, since as long as I can remember. My wife had always wanted to be a mother. There was never a question about whether we would have them, the question really was when. … More Trying For A Baby