A Parenting and Lifestyle blog based in Exeter, Devon. Focussing on Dad Life, Geek Stuff, and Gluten Free Living

Month: December 2014

Ello?

Ello?

It seems I’ve signed up to and made myself a profile on Ello – the new social network that isn’t Facebook. (I signed up for an invite awhile ago, I guess their beta phase is ramping up or something as mine has just come through.) Describing […]

Time To Go To Bed?

Time To Go To Bed?

Nicked from someone on Facebook, who probably nicked it from yourmodernfamily.com

The REAL Christmas Story

The REAL Christmas Story

Ever wondered what the Christmas story would sound like if it was sung in multiple parts by mostly one person, washed down with some ET related outtakes? If you ever wondered, here’s “The REAL Christmas Story” from the madly talented Zoe Anne  

In her imagination

In her imagination

Tonight I witnessed a conversation between An Adipose from Doctor Who, Duck from Sarah and Duck, and a random black cat toy*. Such a conversation can only happen in the imagination of a two year old right? Obviously this wasn’t a real conversation…

Fantastic Picture Outside Cakeadoodledo, Exeter

Fantastic Picture Outside Cakeadoodledo, Exeter

From their twitter account. I guess if you want a place where people of all ages are comfortable to eat without the need of an attention grabbing napkin, (and fear of a UKIP member suggesting they go in the corner), then Cakeadoodledo may be your place. If […]

Doctor Who Life Advice To Tell Your Children.

Doctor Who Life Advice To Tell Your Children.

She was looking up it. It was looking down at her. All of a sudden, I couldn’t help but say “If the Shop Dummy starts moving by itself, then run. Quick.” Whilst I thought that this was important Doctor Who inspired life advice to give […]

Doctor Who – The Feast of Steven

Doctor Who – The Feast of Steven

Well, here’s a little something. Back during the third season of Doctor Who, I mean during the “classic” years, a 12 part Dalek epic had an interlude on Christmas Day called “The Feast of Steven”. Featuring no Daleks, but a lot of weirdness, its one […]

Breastfeeding Mum? Thinking about Voting UKIP? Nigel Farage has something to say to you…

Breastfeeding Mum? Thinking about Voting UKIP? Nigel Farage has something to say to you…

There seems to be an interesting combination of headlines about breastfeeding today. On one hand, new research has been released reporting that, new mothers should be encouraged to breastfeed their children up to the age of 18 months to save the NHS money. On the […]

Beer Marketing 1 – Me 0

Beer Marketing 1 – Me 0

Here’s what went through my head when I found myself in the local Morrisons beer aisle: “Not seen that beer before… Oh ok Waggledance has a new label. Probably to try and get people’s attention I bet… Why I’m I picking it up? Seriously, If […]