Of Girls, Boys, Dolls and Trucks

“Pink is for girls. Blue is for boys. Women can’t be the primary wage earner in a family. Men can’t do household work. A working mother is evil for choosing career over her kids. ”
Have you ever considered that the reason that we’re so far away from gender equality is because we’re too busy adhering to stereotypes and not breaking some of these?
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Why don’t you listen to me?

“Why don’t you listen to me?”

A question that I’ve repeatedly asked my son, only to have him turn his innocent looking face into a pout and then subsequently smile.

Well, today, on FAther’s Day, he answers.

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On Motherhood and Parenting

parenting

An introspective post on motherhood, fatherhood and the responsibility of parenting. Yes, Daddy Journals it is.

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65 days of Summer

Summer

I’ve been struggling with sleep for the past few nights. It arrives as expected – like Santa Claus on Christmas; but then it leaves quite unexpectedly, leaving me wide awake at around 3 or 4 in the morning.
Of late, these 3am ‘wandering thoughts’ have been about one particular thing.

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