Loading...

Follow The DADventurer | UK Dad Blog on Feedspot

Continue with Google
Continue with Facebook
or

Valid

A few years ago, we undertook a pretty big project to transform our garden from a dilapidated, boring space that was unsafe for kids to one that would be great for us as a family all year round (you can read about it here). We’re so chuffed we had it done and have spent a […]

The post Review: Installing Artificial Grass In Our Garden With Carpetright appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

During Easter half-term, we were invited down to Cornwall to stay at The Valley in exchange for a blog review. The Valley is a five-star Visit England Gold self-catering holiday village at Carnon Downs, which consists of 46 luxury cottages nestled in thirteen acres of gardens and woodland. With promises of being family-friendly, dog-friendly and […]

The post Review: A Family Holiday At The Valley, Cornwall appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

I’ll let you in on a secret. Local Facebook selling groups are brilliant for parents. Sure, they can be a little annoying and sometimes scary, but they’re a fantastic way to pick up cheap second-hand things plus flog stuff that you no longer need. We always saw ourselves as being a two-kid family, so we […]

The post The Brilliance Of Local Facebook Selling Groups For Parents appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

If there’s one thing that gets me excited, it’s smart home technology. As a thirty-something, home-owning, tech-savvy dad, that’s probably not too surprising! Over the last few years – and thanks largely to this blog – I’ve been able to get up close and personal with a fair number of smart home solutions geared at […]

The post Review: Yale Sync Smart Home Alarm Family Kit (IA-320) appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

As Travie McCoy and Bruno Mars so eloquently put it in their 2010 hit, “I want to be a billionaire so freakin’ bad”. Sadly, for the majority of us, we’re not going to have enough money to be considered millionaires, let alone billionaires. Instead, we’ll be stuck in a cycle of working hard to earn […]

The post Thinking About Our Family Finances appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

Parents often talk about the newborn and baby days being the worst when it comes to sleep. I totally agree with that, but because little is said about issues with sleep when the kids get older, there’s an unspoken assumption that all is fine. Well, I can tell you that this assumption is wrong! The […]

The post The Challenges Of Getting A Child To Sleep At Night appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, the good folk over at Mr Kipling have been getting into the romantic mood with the launch of a new product and a seasonal box design. I’ve teamed up with the cake baker extraordinaire to offer one lucky person the chance to win a selection of their exceedingly good […]

The post Review & Giveaway: Celebrate The Season Of Love With Mr Kipling appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

Today ‘Beetle’ is one. Happy birthday little dude! I’m not quite sure where the last year has gone. On one hand, it feels like he’s been with us way longer than 365 days, whereas on the other it seems like it was just yesterday when he was born. Either way, it’s been awesome since he […]

The post Celebrating Beetle’s First Birthday appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

L has just completed her first term in Reception. By association, that means I’ve just completed my first term as a school run dad. Although getting her from A to B on time is nothing new for me, the school run and being in the school playground is an entirely different beast. I’ve actually found […]

The post 20 Things I’ve Learnt During My First Term As A School Run Dad appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

Christ on a cracker! If you missed the news from a few weeks ago, I found out that I’d scooped the Best Daddy Blog award in the Vuelio Blog Awards 2018. Surprised. Humbled. Proud. Shocked. Ecstatic. Sick. Hungry. Randy. Just a few of the feelings I had when I heard the news. Congratulations to @The_dadventurer […]

The post Winning The Best Daddy Blog At The Vuelio Blog Awards 2018 appeared first on The DADventurer - UK Dad Blog.

Read Full Article

Read for later

Articles marked as Favorite are saved for later viewing.
close
  • Show original
  • .
  • Share
  • .
  • Favorite
  • .
  • Email
  • .
  • Add Tags 

Separate tags by commas
To access this feature, please upgrade your account.
Start your free month
Free Preview