As far as headlines go, it’s a pretty crummy one. I mean, should it even be news that a father picks up his daughter… even less so when you realise that the news is that he intends to pick her up just once a week. But sadly this non-story has made the headlines in the German national press, the international press, and even on the … Continue reading German Vice-Chancellor takes time off to pick up daughter
If you have kids, you’ll understand – Calpol’s brilliant strapline, attached to their equally fabulous TV advert showing ‘poorly’ children running riot around the house and garden, back to their normal selves after a dose of Calpol. They could have easily crafted their creative around fear-based selling… one of my pet hates with health and insurance products… but they didn’t. They focussed on what makes … Continue reading If you have kids, you’ll understand – The Calpol effect
When you have children it can feel like your home is now their domain. Not only that, but your formerly stylish interior is now a major safety hazard. Your glass coffee table is a source of bumps and bruises and your chenille rug is a messy, sticky, tripping hazard as your little one tears about the place. Help is at hand however; here are some … Continue reading How to Kid Proof your Home
There’s an advert running on our local radio at the moment with the line “my mother always said you should invest in good shoes and a good bed, ’cause when you’re not in one, you’re in t’other”. They were advertising beds… I’m going to focus on the other. Anyone who’s ever taken care of a child knows how important it is to find the proper … Continue reading Comfy Footwear for Those Important First Steps
I’m not quite sure when I last watched an episode of Sesame Street, but I’m fairly sure I was about a metre shorter and I’m definitely sure that I was at least 6 stones lighter. But I still love the Count who counts. So when I saw that Sesame Street Live was coming to town county, I was interested to see how essentially a live … Continue reading Sesame Street Live [Theatre Review]
I saw this posted on another blog site How to be a Dad, and thought it was brilliant – had to share it with you all, please check out their site. Continue reading Positions in Bed?