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Caught on camera: Panda makes daring zoo escape on sledge

 

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It’s my oldest boy’s eighth birthday today….

…my oldest boy. He thinks he’s cool, calls me ‘Dude’ – but he still insists on kissing his old dad on the lips at the school gates in the morning. … Continue reading

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#SaturdayCaption…Brothers-in-Legs

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You’ve heard of the Human Caterpillar…meet the Toddler Dragonfly!

I’m not scared of my youngest son. He’s only four and I could take him any day. I just go for his Achille’ heel (not literally) by tickling him. But … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day!

…from my lovely kids! Despite telling them ‘NO PRESENTS!’ I’m glad they never take any notice of me. (There are two mugs because they’re so small!)  

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Diamond Jubilee Silent Sunday

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My son’s 13-legged beetle is called…Fluffy

Obviously…  

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If the weather’s bad…here’s how to get your kids to exercise!

Well, it’s better than using it as a clothes drier, which is all it’s been good for since we bought it!

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Silent Sunday

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Silent Sunday: The Darling Buds of…April

This is not an April Fool!

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Gallery: Extreme Close-Up

Tara’s challenge for this week’s Sticky Fingers’ Gallery is Extreme Close-up. Here’s mine. As Rolf used to say, can you guess what it is yet?

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He clung to them like Samson eyeing Delilah’s scissors, but now my boy’s woolly locks have gone

There were tears and a silent tantrum – plus a £5 bribe – but finally, they have gone: the locks my seven year-old son had been clinging onto tighter than … Continue reading

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#366 Silent Sunday: Up, up and away…

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Are my two little brothers in arms growing apart?

My lads have been inseparable since the moment the youngest was born. The oldest, Tom, would help change his little brother Sam’s nappy. When he moved from breast to bottle, … Continue reading

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Money can’t buy you love on Mother’s Day. Here’s the proof!

No flowers, no expensive cards. Just three sheets of coloured card and the felt-tip scrawlings of three children. That was all it took to make my wife’s Mother’s Day perfect. … Continue reading

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Listography: A day in a housedad’s life

KateTakes5’s Listography challenge this week is to capture a week in our lives in 5 photos. Ah, sod it. I’ve done one day in 15 photos. Call me Maverick. She … Continue reading

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I had to share this with you…the world’s most embarrassing family photos!

A mate emailed this lot. I have no idea what the original source is (and neither does he) but I’m going to hazard a guess that they’re all Americans  I’m … Continue reading

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My son’s the new Gerald Scarfe. What do you reckon?

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Listography: 5 Best Mugs

The stuff in our cupboards says more about us than any words we can write. And a lot of that stuff has a story behind it. Take MUGS, for example, … Continue reading

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Now THAT’S what I call a cheese board #2

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Snowy Britain: The sights on the school run this morning

Do you have a SNOWY BRITAIN PHOTO to share? Then share it on the linky below. Mister Linky’s Magical Widgets — Auto-Linky widget will appear right here!This preview will disappear … Continue reading

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Snow! It’s what childhood memories are made of…

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Gallery: Me Right Now

Well, last night, actually, a few moments after reading Tara Cain’s Sticky Fingers’ Gallery prompt for this week. I do a lot of writing in the pub, after my wife … Continue reading

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‘Don’t make me go to school, Dad!’

Yesterday, nine kids were off sick out of my son’s Reception class of 25. Last night, he got home, clambered onto the sofa, then went fast asleep, snotting and wheezing … Continue reading

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#SatCap: Where Christmas fairies hang out for the rest of the year

Well, can you do better? Leave me a comment below. And click on the cute badge to join in on Mammasaurus’s blog.

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#Gallery: Look into my eyes, not around the eyes…

Interesting theme for Tara Cain’s Gallery this week: Eyes. I was just going to post a picture of my kids in their school uniforms and call it PUPILS but after … Continue reading

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A grotesque example of the child obesity epidemic…

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#SatCap: ‘Da-ad, I’ve got something to tell you…’

Well, can you do better? Leave me a comment below. And click on the cute badge to join in on Mammasaurus’s blog. Ta

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T.F.I. Friday (the ‘I’ stands for ‘Iron’)

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Something stole my children in the night and replaced them with these…

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