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Mr Potato Head Magnetic Money Box: Toys for Toddlers – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

It's the final level, I'm facing the boss, and he's got heat seeking missiles to battle my pea-shooter. OR it's the final round, I'm Daniel LaRusso, and Johnny Kreese is staring at my damaged leg. Demos challenged my self-appointed-title of 'Dad-Craft Master' and here we are, ready to reveal our poker hands! Bring it on Dad … Continue Reading ››

Dads Vs World Records – a quick brag from a tired dad

Hello everyone! I'm exhausted. We've just made it home after a big day putting on the very first Dad Day Out event! 7 hardworking and sweaty dads battled the wind, and then the sun, to help a bunch of very cool parents and kids take part in some very silly record attempts. Dads Vs World Records was a … Continue Reading ››

Nintendo Colour Matching Game – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

The ever-spectacular Ainslie from CleverPatch has just let me know that she had the same painting troubles with the pebbles!
Before painting, scrub the pebbles with steel wool in warm, soapy water to remove the stones' waxy layer. Then you should be fine!
Usually I'd be letting you know about this week's surprise item... but I … Continue Reading ››

Skylanders (Swap Force style) Head-Swap Toys: CleverPatch’s Weekly Dad Craft Challenge

So, it turns out that there were a few fans of my Dad Craft Week 2014. I was planning to put on Dad Craft Week 2015, but the craft-tastic team at CleverPatch had a different idea. They dared me. They dared me to do a dad-craft a week. Every week. And then they said, "Are you chicken, McFly?" One … Continue Reading ››

Toddler art cookie jar: homemade presents by your kids – Activities for Dads

Do you need a quick awesome present for Christmas Day? But it's already Christmas Eve? You crazy peeps you! Luckily Little E and I have something easy to make, that will be loved by anyone you give it to. Check out our TODDLER ART COOKIE JAR! BKLK_46_one hungry boy son child carrying … <a href=Continue Reading ››

X-Men Magneto Glove: magic magentic fun for a tiny hand – Toddler Activities for Dads

I've been excitedly inspired for this week's activity by the amazing range of magnetic discovery ideas here on www.racheous.com (click to visit the page). Paperclips, bits of pipe cleaner, assorted metal items and some magnets. But, as always... NOT DAD ENOUGH! I've worked out how to turn … Continue Reading ››