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Fears make us who we are - but what are my fears?

We all have fears, even if someone says they don’t have any fears they are lying, not only to you but to themselves. It may be a simple fear of oranges or bubble wrap, to common fears such as spiders or dogs or snakes (why does it always have to be snakes? 1,007 more words

The Routine

Dinner is from around 6.30-7.30pm. L goes up for her bedtime feed about 8.30. As soon as she does, I start the Race to Bed. Dishes washed, nappies stocked up, lunches made, shower. 213 more words

7 Month Update

Next week L starts nursery. She’s had most of her settling-in days, next week she goes full-time. I’m trying not to think too much about it. 192 more words

Colin's on Twitter!

That’s right – Colin has his very own Twitter account! Follow @newestleafsfan to experience the ups and downs of this year’s hockey season! I’m proud beyond words that he has learned to tweet at just five-months-old!

First Time Mom


YES! My second daughter and third child is born! …My daughter was born a week ago – she is healthy and beautiful and the greatest baby in the Universe. 138 more words


To: The new dad.

Step one: Breathe.

It’s a big change. It’s going to be alright, but you have to keep your head on straight. It’s important that not only are you cool and collected for yourself, but also for the new baby and your partner. 305 more words

New Dad

Finding the time to train and be a good dad

From the moment my lad arrived my training went on the back burner, that’s when I really had to think smart about how I was going to find the time to stay strong along with having 2 jobs and no sleep. 152 more words