Why Don’t They Just Move to Palm Springs!

‘They stay close to your scalp because they need the heat to survive,’ said stay-at-home dad trying to show vast internet-researched knowledge on lice infestations.

‘Why don’t they just move to Palm Springs!’ replied our exasperated youngest in treatment, suggesting the hottest alternative she could think of, as I raked a tiny-toothed metal comb through her greased hair. Continue reading “Why Don’t They Just Move to Palm Springs!”

First Day of School

I’m writing a new blog about being a stay-at-home dad and I’m very excited. It’s like the school run on the very first day of school.

I’m so excited! It is like the first day of school, a mixture of nerves, and fear, and exhilaration, a bit like every weekday morning as a stay-at-home dad. I wake up in fear. The school run is the hardest part of my day, and the most exciting! I see a lot of people. It is nerve-racking. I am not a morning person. Continue reading “First Day of School”