A must watch: Simon Sinek – Millennials in the work place

We live in a world that is consumed by technology and social media. Relationships suffer, work and our ability to cope with everyday stresses are tough for our children. Children born post 1982 have been brought up in a new and potentially damaging era, a time never seen by their parents. Mr Simon Sinek talks about how we […]

Pancakes with banana and maple syrup

On those mornings that your wondering what to cook for the kids? or just want something different to make. Try this easy pancake recipe (better than the packet mix) kids can even help. The first time i tried I ruined a couple but then found out that its normal until the pan gets an even […]

I’ve never met a child who doesn’t wish they could fly

And now they can! I had the pleasure of visiting iFly DownUnder in Penrith, NSW last week and wow! What an experience! Whether it is for Father’s Day, Christmas or your birthday, I’d be putting iFly on your wish list. iFly is a state of the art indoor skydiving facility that caters for all ages, […]

Where possible always choose to mediate

If you were in a relationship that has irretrievably broken down, you may have some questions… How do you settle your affairs and move on with your life? How do you make parenting arrangements with the best interests of your children in mind? How do you divide the matrimonial property in a way that is […]

ABSENT – Documentary

Filmmaker Justin Hunt will be joined by musician-composer James Hetfield in presenting and discussing the award-winning documentary Absent, exploring the worldwide crisis of absent and disengaged fathers and the negative impact that the “father wound” makes on society. Weaving interviews with participants who speak from observation and personal experience, the film includes on-camera testimony from […]

The Hero Project

Khaaliq Thomas is a professional photographer and custodial dad of 3 (recently divorced). For the past year he has been working on a photo documentary concentrating on single / custodial fathers households. We would like to spread the word and support his project so please like this page and share this story from our Facebook […]

A Banana Smoothie Idea

A smoothie that the kids will love, you can be creative by purchasing some decorative glasses and making it look like a smoothie you would get from a resort. Kids always appreciate the effort. A deliciously healthy way to start the day, this smoothie is full of bananas, honey, with just a hint of cinnamon […]

A Chicken Risotto the kids will love

You wont get any arguments from the kids with this chicken risotto, great tasting meal for everyone.  Best of all it can saved for a few days in the fridge so you have ready made meals at your disposal to heat up when needed. Ingredients Serves 6 2 teaspoons of butter or margarine 1 onion […]

Chicken and Leek Casserole

A great meal to cook for you and the kids.  I always get asked for seconds,  so I hope you experience the same. Ingredients 1/4 cup of plain flour 8 chicken thighs, trimmed 1 tablespoon of butter 1 tablespoon of olive oil 1 Leek, washed and halved 4 rashes of bacon chopped 2 garlic cloves, […]

What kids really need from their dads

What kids really need from their dads. A 7 minute sampler of a brilliant 21 minute DVD from The Fathering Project, a University project, aimed at helping fathers and father-figures (such as stepfathers, grandfathers, teachers etc) understand what it is that kids REALLY need from them.  Described by teachers, fathers and psychologists with words such […]

Butterfly kisses

A beautiful song from Bob Carlisle about a fathers love for his daughter.   There’s two things I know for sure She was sent here from heaven And she’s daddy’s little girl As I drop to my knees by her bed at night She talks to Jesus and I close my eyes And I thank […]

Huntsman Vs Dad

Huntsman spiders are a normal part of the Australian landscape, its not to often you see one this big. An Aussie dad attempts to catch the large huntsman spider with a Chinese food container while his daughter films. If your not scared of spiders this is a must see 🙂