Dad does Desert Island Discs…

I recently see @DaddyPoppinsBlg take part in this Desert Island Discs blog/series. His amazing selections from Massive Attack and Rage Against The Machine made me want to get involved. Now I’m wishing I didn’t start as its caused me a lot of pain and anguish trying to choose 8 tracks!

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All Black Everything…

Coffee.Trainers.Cars.Kitchens.

Please don’t think my pigment of choice is any reflection on the colour of my soul or dark outlook on life. I’m not a goth (although I do love a thrive to a bit of punk music) – Black is just the one for me. Lets hope my impressionable little Huxley doesn’t grow up wanting his bedroom walls painting black – The monochrome nursery he has currently might not have been the wisest of choices.

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OCS…

Is being an only child a bad thing? Perhaps a difficult subject to raise but its relevant to me so I’m talking about it…

Only Child Syndrome (OCS) or as the Chinese like to put it ‘Little Emperors’. Do the pro’s outweigh the cons of only procreating the once? Are the parents to blame for a child’s OCS behaviour? Would the world be a better place if only one child per family was the law?

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Baby Pet Peeves…

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Life was idyllic before Huxley came along. I’m not complaining as everyday is so rewarding, watching him develop is just a natural marvel. Just a little smile from him and the days problems are put to rest. The way his eyes light up when I get home from work makes my heart melt. Its love like I’ve never felt before but that doesn’t stop things (in the words of Peter Griffin) grinding my gears.

Below I’ve listed my top 10 pet peeves of daily life with a baby:

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