Separated dads have feelings too

When we separate we can feel a sense that we have lost our position in the family.  Dont forget that you are still your children's father,  even though you do not live with them. You must maintain a mindset and make it clear in your children's mind … [Continue reading]

Reconnecting after absence

Reconnecting after absence I found sometimes tricky, all I wanted was to pick up my daughter and start the weekend exactly where we left off (a fortnight ago) I was excited! On occasion this was possible,  depending on what age she was at there … [Continue reading]

Work life balance

Depending on your access agreement it can be difficult developing a career, I was a every second weekend dad the first time round and although it came with all the emotional losses it enabled me to devote time into my career.  Now that I find myself … [Continue reading]

Chocolate Crackles

A Dads favourite and your child's too! Makes 20 small crackles   Ingredients 200g Mars bars, chopped 2 tbs thin cream 2 tsp cocoa powder, sifted 3 cups Rice Bubbles Method Place the Mars bars, thin cream and cocoa in a heatproof … [Continue reading]

Fruit kebabs

Hey dads, this is a fun way to serve up fruit for the kids, a dipping bowl of yoghurt on the side is also a favorite to have. Ingredients 1 rockmelon, peeled A bunch of grapes 1 or 2  punnets of strawberries 1 honeydew melon, peeled 1/2 … [Continue reading]


Ingredients: 1 cup self raising flour 1/4 cup sugar 1 egg Milk 2 Banana's (or any fruit you and your children like. Maple Syrup Method: Sift flour and sugar into mixing bowl Add egg and approx 1/4 cup of milk and stir Continue to add milk … [Continue reading]

Hello Dads

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"BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION" Dads come in all shapes and sizes and for many there is one distinct common thread that connects us, we love our children, we embraced fatherhood and intentionally make it a priority. Dads Online is dedicated to these … [Continue reading]