Usefulness – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

Surprised these are not vultures today It’s been one of those days. You wake up as a zombie with one mission – to create havoc. The alarm went and as I swung out of bed I managed to send a glass of water hurtling towards the wall like an Exocet missile. I dried the wall, picked up the glass pieces and applied the plasters to my fingers. Then it was time for my pre school day workout. For some mad…

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Where The Child Things Are: A Single Father’s Fairy Tale – Single Dad, Parents Article

When we last left our hero, in the depths of the forest with a child in hand and a woman he loved, he felt like he could conquer anything and do anything.  But as with all stories, the conflict must come.  And for our hero, he finds the conflict comes from within.  Standing against the world together can happen for a time.  But when things get difficult.  And the seas around you get rough, how do you handle the difficulties…

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Crewing my ex for 200 miles – Single Mum, Parents Article

Is a terrible idea… or at least I thought it would be. I made a comment a month ago out of the blue “well if you want the best crew around, Tag and I are free” which was met with silence, not even a laugh. A couple of days later I got a text “were you serious about crewing me for Tahoe” Not even a question mark, I hate a lack of punctuation (insert joke about how I use too…

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