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

Month: March 2015

The Terror of Kids TV

The Terror of Kids TV

What if kids TV were horror stories? So this little picture was doing the rounds around Twitter the other day. The sight of the Teletubbies walking over Teletubby land in black and white, presents a former kids favourite as a sinister horror show, making us all question our memories […]

Missing. One Bing Bunny.

Missing. One Bing Bunny.

Dear CBeebies, We seem to be missing a Bing Bunny. He was last seen on the CBeebies Playtime app, but seems to have been eaten by some dog thing. Please return him to us, either where he was last seen, or in a whole new […]

Mommy, Why is There a Server in the House?

Mommy, Why is There a Server in the House?

One for the tech people out there… a kids book called “Mommy, Why is There a Server in the House? ” It looks like “Mommy, Why is There a Server in the House?” is available from Amazon The book is read in the video above… […]

Devon Toddlers Toilet Seat Training

Devon Toddlers Toilet Seat Training

Parenting ideas are a strange thing, there are some parenting ideas that seem to last for ever, others seem to be fashionable for a while. One particular fashionable idea seems to be how to toilet train toddlers. After reports of one toddler getting his head stuck […]

The Many Ways Toddlers Dont Sleep

The Many Ways Toddlers Dont Sleep

Sometimes, well, alot of the time, the toddler doesn’t seem to like going to sleep. Now dont get me wrong, once she is asleep, the toddler seems to enjoy being asleep. Its the stages before bed that seem to be a struggle, she knows whats […]

Make Asthma medications exempt from NHS prescription charges.

Make Asthma medications exempt from NHS prescription charges.

Ok. I realise the internet is filled with requests to sign petitions, but I’m going to make a crack at saying why I’m asking you to sign one, asking for Asthma medications exempt from NHS prescription charges. You know how you get ill, go to the doctors and […]

Making Today a Perfect Day – That song from Frozen Fever…

Making Today a Perfect Day – That song from Frozen Fever…

To celebrate the release of the Frozen short, “Frozen Fever”, the featured song “Making Today a Perfect Day” has been released to iTunes. It also (usefully) appeared on YouTube; I think I prefer “Let It Go”…

Sarah and Duck. A Few Questions.

Sarah and Duck. A Few Questions.

Our Little One is a massive fan of two shows on Cbeebies. One of them is “Bing”, which I blogged about here, the other is Sarah and Duck. I admit, I’m ok with Sarah and Duck. There’s a sense of innocent joy mixed with humour […]

Frozen Fever Trailer is Released… And theres only one way to watch it…

Frozen Fever Trailer is Released… And theres only one way to watch it…

Well, there is more Frozen coming. Not a Frozen sequel – yet – but an animated short called Frozen Fever. The Frozen Fever Trailer (Which should be seen above), previews a new song, and confirms what movie you’ll have to officially pay for in order to see […]

When Toddlers Climb…

When Toddlers Climb…

Today, the toddler learnt a lesson. In order to get up to the sofa, its alot more fun to climb up daddy then it is to… well… climb up the sofa. Today, I learnt that when a toddler climbs up you, you have a number of […]