First Time Dad: 10 Month Update

It’s been months since I wrote my last post for First Time Dad. Why? Well, when I started blogging I had delusions that I’d have loads of spare time on my hands to write interesting and exciting articles. Little did I know that I’d be constantly exhausted. Parenting is hard work, well, it is when your daughter is constantly on the go. She never stops and we have had no help from anyone when it comes to the baby. … More First Time Dad: 10 Month Update

The First Hour After Birth

Just after birth I remember thinking how amazing my wife was. I’ve always loved her, but the love I had for her in those few minutes after our daughter was born is hard to explain. I was so proud of her for doing so well and staying so strong throughout the pregnancy and for making such a perfect baby. If you read this Rambo, you’re an amazing person and I want you to know that I was proud of you then and am still proud of you now…you’re an amazing mother and wife.. … More The First Hour After Birth

Have You Heard About The 4th Trimester?

Whoever decided to chop a pregnancy into thirds was slightly short sighted in my opinion. Granted I understand the obvious logic around the three trimesters, but by association I guess it’s easy to fall into the trap of assuming a lot of the problems, difficulties and issues related to being pregnant will magically disappear as soon as the baby arrived. … More Have You Heard About The 4th Trimester?

Don’t move… Improve!

Shortly after Rambini arrived it became apparent just how small our home really is. For two relatively minimalist people, Choco and I had prepared ourselves and kept space (or the lack of it) in mind when buying baby products. After all the house had been purchased in anticipation of children over the one bedroom flat we had occupied before. What we hadn’t really anticipated was just how much stuff a little person would need … More Don’t move… Improve!