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Our Supermoon

Last night was supposed to be a special night. The moon was supposed to be the largest it has ever been for decades. Our friends had booked romantic dinners with their partners at various beachside locales, poised to be in the right place to get the best view of the Supermoon. My sixteen-year-old daughter G…

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The Real Junk Food Project Opens UK’s First Food Waste Supermarket

The good folk at The Real Junk Food Project (TRJFP) have already revolutionised the way we view food waste through their food banks and “pay-as-you-feel” cafés. But now they’ve taken their concept one step further, by selling food that would otherwise be destined for landfill in their very own supermarket. The team has recently opened ‘the…

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Duke Of Cambridge Quizzed By 10-Year-Old On What Prince George Got For His Third Birthday

An inquisitive child asked the Duke of Cambridge about what presents Prince George got on his third birthday. The Duke was with the Duchess of Cambridge during a visit to the America’s Cup headquarters.  Zak Kay, 10, who won a competition to design the event’s trophy, asked the royal couple what George had received as he turned three.  “I…

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Father Who Babysat Daughter’s Doll At Work Is Giving Us Serious Dad Goals

When this dad’s daughter asked him to babysit her doll, rather than fob her off with an excuse, he followed her instructions to the letter. Trent McCain’s nine-year-old daughter Joselyn decided she wanted her dad to babysit his “grandchild” for a day (and she wouldn’t take no for an answer).  “This morning before I leave, she…

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The Father Bonus: How Much Extra Working Dads Earn Depends On These Factors

Many working dads benefit from a “father bonus”, but recent research shows this increase in wage will vary depending on the man’s socio-economic background. In April 2016, think tank IPPR found that working fathers earn 21% more than their “childless counterparts”. Those with two children earned 9% more than dads with one child.  However further analysis…

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