Soap box

I’m going to spend a minute or 2 on my soap box! After all, this is the dad network.  Whilst …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Laughter: The best pregnancy medicine

Us dads are told and warned about the different phases during pregnancy. The emotional phase, the uncomfortable phase, the body changes …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Good Friday : Cosmic child abuse?

Without wanting to get all religious, in the Christian calendar, today is Good Friday. The day when Christians remember the death …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Comfortable? I think not!

The wife said to me this morning, “when I lay on my front, it’s like I’m squashing a nest …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Middle Names

We decided pretty early on our name. Well, our first name. When we heard it, we knew it was right for …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Contented Parents

As parents we’ve been feeling rather odd. We’ve been discussing the preparations frequently, things like:What nursery furniture?What …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

V-Day

No, not valentines day! Don’t worry dads, that’s been and gone and the stress it brings is becoming a …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Water birth?

I had the ‘hilarious’ conversation with the wife earlier this week about the fact that she will actually have to give …

Category: The Birth

By Al Ferguson

 

Do babies like music?

The short answer is yes! Well, my little Rex does anyway. The longer answer is that last night the wife and …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Mothers Day #cleverboy

As we know, it’s Mother’s Day today and despite this blog being dedicated to and focused on fathers, it …

Category: The Pregnancy

By Al Ferguson

 

Grumpy Old Pregnant Men

G.O.M!That’s what the wife’s new nickname for me is. It stands for ‘grumpy old man.’ I …

Category: New Dad

By Al Ferguson

 

All in a dads diet

I was speaking to PE teacher the other day about cravings and the quantity of food pregnant women take on. His …

Category: New Dad

By Al Ferguson