Tag Archives: farm

Futurama Bender Scarecrow – CleverPatch DIY Dad Challenge

It's been a big week of DIY Dad-crafting and I've been put through the proverbial ringer trying to figure out what to create. But it was worth it because - it's Futurama-time! CleverPatch threw me a serious curveball with this week's surprise item:

Bamboo Trellis (click here to … Continue Reading ››

The Dad, the kids’ birthday party and the potential for disaster – The Aftermath

(You can read D-Day by clicking here) From what Phenom-A-Mum tells me,  we had a party at our house yesterday. A party for a two-year old. I may have blacked out. All I can remember is: I was the Party-Food-GOD. Granted, it … Continue Reading ››

The Dad, the kids’ birthday party and the potential for disaster – Day Seven

(You can read Day Six by clicking here) I'm out of time! Tomorrow is D-Day! My personal x-factor-style judging panel (Phenom-A-Mum) will be arriving tomorrow at 2pm promptly. She'll decide whether I get a thumbs up for awesomeness, or a thumbs … Continue Reading ››

The Dad, the kids’ birthday party and the potential for disaster – Day Two

(You can read Day One by clicking here) Already Day Two in the official countdown to Little E's birthday party and I have managed to get nothing done beyond sorting a menu. Doctor visit, swimming lesson, household chores, job deadline, socialising … Continue Reading ››

The Dad, the kids’ birthday party and the potential for disaster – Day One

It's happened. I have been officially accepted as a professional house husband. Phenom-A-Mum has handed over the reign of household event coordinator to me.

This Dad is going to be in charge of Little E's second birthday party!

Am I a little stressed? Of course; if I screw this up too badly I may lose all kinds … Continue Reading ››