Am I Good Dad or A Great Dad? Part 1

I am going to split this topic into a few parts, firstly for me to digest, review and help me obtain a new perspective to write the next part. Secondly, I find myself challenging what the difference is between what I believe a Dad, a good Dad and what a great Dad actually is. Formulating […]

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The Power of One

Tonight, for the first time in a very long time, my wife, Christian, Conor & I ended up at Mum and Dads place for dinner on a Friday night. After dinner was cleared away, I decided to head home around 7pm so I could grab some fuel for the car and get everything ready for […]

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What’s For Dinner?

On stinking hot, humid QLD days, there is nothing better than a cold dinner with some of the freshest, locally produced fruit & salad in the world on your plate. So what makes a healthy but cheap meal these days when most things come out of a packet or a can? What can possibly make […]

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What Does My Dad Do…A Four Year Olds Perspective

My Dad…. Plays Loves Guides Listens Teaches Protects Hugs me Feeds me Bathes me Changes me Reads to me Respects me Holds my hand Is firm but fair Encourages me Sets boundaries Cooks me breakfast Teaches me manners Wipes away my tears Drives me to daycare Can apply a band aide Doesn’t dress me funny […]

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Surrogacy: A Dad’s Perspective – Part 2

Surrogacy: A Dad’s Perspective – Part 2 ‘My Journey’…contd After eight weeks of swinging between total elation and mild depression, I assessed my life and thought to myself, you know what, I don’t care what others think. This is OUR one and only chance of becoming a family and once I stopped thinking so much […]

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Surrogacy: A Dad’s Perspective – Part 1

As a bit of a ‘get to know me’, I thought it might be nice to get inside my head and share how our ‘Multiple Madness’ came to be. I have outlined a ‘brief story’ over two parts of how things transpired on our Surrogacy Journey from 2010 until mid 2012 when our twin boys arrived. […]

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