Feminist dad

Mark Fatherhood, Parenting, Popular, Rants, Uncategorised 12 Comments

When I first became a stay-at-home dad I always intended to write a retrospective post about my experiences. Of how I entered a traditionally mothers environment as the ‘minority dad’ and came out the other side.

In my head I already knew what I was going to write. How facilities aren’t geared towards dads. How we’re treated with suspicion. Of negative attitudes and having our masculinity mocked.… read the full post.

Uncool Dad

Mark Fatherhood, Parenting, Popular, Uncategorised 12 Comments

I’m not going to be a cool dad. There, I’ve said it!

Maybe not news to anyone who knows me, but recently the boys had convinced me otherwise.

Sonny thinks it cool that I can remove his nose then screw it back on.

Luca finds it cool that I can juggle.

It wasn’t that long ago that my nephews thought it cool that I used to be a WWE wrestler by the name of ‘The Willy Warmer’, with a signature move called the ‘Back, Sack, and Crack’.… read the full post.