All posts by David Hawkins

Half nerd, all Dad & Founder of Big Kid Little Kid, the go-to blog for Awesome Dads. David is on a personal mission to become a more awesome dad to his two sons and teach them all the facets of being a major nerd. NES-off anybody?

Pom-pom Judy Hopps Doll – Spotlight Zootopia Craft

Why is it that when a fella tells people that he is making pom-poms, other blokes get uncomfortable and question his manhood? When are people going to publicly admit that everyone, and I mean  EVERYONE, loves a good pom-pom? It's been a long time between dad-crafts but here I am, back with a cool Zootopia craft … Continue Reading ››

GIVEAWAY! – Take the family to Oz Comic-Con Melbourne

It's been a whole year since Little E and I had our epically fun day at Oz Comic-Con? Wow. Well I can guarantee you that we'll be there again this year but with Phenom-A-Mum and our new addition, Little L, as well. Revisit all of the crazy fun that my then-2-year-old had with … Continue Reading ››

No More Socks – Xmas Gifts for Dad 2015: Braven BRV-X Weatherproof Speaker

This is not a paid review. BKLK returned the product after the review.
There's barely a week left before the Christmas present giving deadline and I've got a failsafe for all of you last minute shoppers (like me) who are looking for that awesome gift to give the dad in your life. The super lovely … Continue Reading ››

Geomag Colour: Christmas Toy Review 2015

This is not a paid post. BKLK received this product for review purposes.
I'm the kind of dad who buys extremely non-educational presents for my boys at Christmas and birthdays, mainly because I'm buying them the toys I'd like to have! I've FINALLY got the Buzz Lightyear action figure that I always wanted... well, Little E … Continue Reading ››