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Meet the Pukkas: stuck in a lift with Papa and Mother Pukka

For this latest instalment of my new interview series with some of my favourite Insta pals, I’m pumped to share with you my recent ramble chat with the brilliant Anna Whitehouse and Matt Farquharson; affectionately known to us all as the ultimate parenting tag team, Mother Pukka and Papa Pukka. These two, who are nowadays the veritable King and Queen…

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Why I’ve got so much time for baby brands that design products with new dads in mind…

As a new dad, it can often feel like we’re low down the priority list when it comes to parent and baby brands. Whether it’s through their advertising, branding or design, so many products on the market today are unashamedly targeted directly at mums, with us poor dads barely getting a look in. But after working with Graco, one of…

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Why I have nightmares about losing all our family photos (and what I’m finally doing about it)

It’s one of those jobs that’s constantly at the top of my ‘To Do’ list. But for some reason it just never gets done; backing up all the photos of Teddy since the day he was born. We literally have thousands. So many, that we’ve now maxed out the storage on both of our laptops and phones, and been forced to…

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Dad in training – from baked beans to cordon bleu

I’ve gotta admit…I’m no cook. Left to my own devices in the kitchen, I’ll invariably make my signature dish – beans on toast – every damn time, without fail. Delicious, nutritious and (pretty much) fool proof. It’s not that I can’t cook, mind. I’m embarrassed to admit that as a teenager, I actually completed a two week course at world…

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The kind of dad I hope to be? Just like my own… #BackToDad

When you become a father for the first time, everything changes. In the blink of an eye, from that moment you hear your baby cry for the first time, you go from being a relatively care-free guy to something far more grown up. A man. A role model. Someone who has real responsibilities. Who will provide for his family no…

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