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Daddy, I Love You!

26th Oct, 2017

Thursday 26th October 2017 – Hearing ‘Daddy, I love you, you are the best daddy in the world’ from my 5 year old son yesterday morning has made the struggles of the last year worth while. This wasn’t scripted or prompted this was something he said and I know he meant. The reality is I didn’t
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Being a Single Dad @ Centre Parcs

23rd Oct, 2017

Monday 23rd October 2017 – One of the hardest things about being a Single Parent is holiday time. I guess that I am fortunate that this weekend my son and I spent our time with one of his little buddies and their family. The most important thing is that my son had an amazing time.
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Exercise for better life

Family & Friendship, Opportunities

A very long year that has gone by in a flash!

17th Oct, 2017

Tuesday 17th October 2017 – Well it has arrived, the one year anniversary of this blog. I’ve made it! Which was touch and go at the start to be honest…………….. Am I rebuilt?! No! This is not a project that can ever really have an end date. But am I alive again? Yes, really truly
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Family & Friendship, Opportunities

What does it mean to be a man in 2017

7th Aug, 2017

7th August 2017 – My life is just about as hectic as it has ever been at the moment. Not that I’m complaining! I love spending time with my son and I really appreciate that he appreciates the time we spend together. I’m building amazing memories with him and learning so much about myself in
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Family & Friendship, Work

Life goes on.

17th Jul, 2017

Monday 17th July 2017 – It’s been a funny old weekend. I had a beer with friends on Friday evening. I had an amazing run in the park and then helped a friend who has been instrumental in helping me over the last year by erecting some garden decking. I’ve ridden my bike, tidied my garden and generally been active and
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Festival Time.

28th May, 2017

Sunday 28th May 2017 – The fun packed weekend theme continues today with a bit of swimming in the morning followed by a trip to a music festival in the afternoon. Again the weekends focus is all built around my little boy and trying to make sure he has a good time. Of course I’m not
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Family & Friendship, Work

A* for Effort

25th May, 2017

25th May 2017 – London is bathed in sunshine again today and I’m up at the crack of dawn, unable to sleep as soon as the sun hits the windows and the bedroom warms up. I spend the first 2 hours of the day putting on washing, watering the garden and doing the daily chores.
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What you realize when you hit rock bottom!

24th May, 2017

24th May 2017 – It was an early start for me today to make a conference call with Tokyo this morning. Summer is truly here in London and my ride in to work as beautiful as ever. This has been the toughest year of my life so far, no exceptions! But I’m starting to realize that
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Party time again.

25th Mar, 2017

Saturday 25th March 2017 – The sun is out again today and I’ve got a packed schedule for my little boy. First stop is swimming with one of his little friends and then lunch in the sunshine. He is back to being my little shadow again today. Totally comfortable with his daddy and I’m getting
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Focus in the opposite direction?

24th Mar, 2017

Friday 24th March 2017 – My thoughts for today switch to Mothering Sunday and I wonder if I should send myself half a bunch of flowers given that I am now Mummy and Daddy for 50% of the time??!! Good old gallows humor!!!! But in all seriousness it is another chance for me to be the
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