A few days ago I was invited along to attend a Bat Walk where I live in West London. The Bat Colony or Bat Cave as I refer to it is rumoured to be West London’s biggest Bat Colony. It’s home to 100’s of bats in particular the Pipistrelle which lives in the railway viaduct arches. It has a good network of hedgerows, fields and … Continue reading The realife Batman
Inspired by John Adams from Dadbloguk who recently uploaded a Vlog titled #GetToKnowDad I thought I would do the same with Grace, bearing in mind she’s only 4yrs old her answers were random and with some prompting from me. But still it was only a bit of fun…. Maybe I should do this every year with the same questions, but she what different answers … Continue reading Does Grace really know much about me?
Every now and then friends, work colleagues and even members of my family question me ” why do I do Scouting?”, you don’t get paid for scouting so why would you spend all your free time and not get a single penny for giving up that precious time, the Young people’s Parents see you as a free child care evening or weekend when you go … Continue reading You’re such a Bear Grylls wannabe
I’m always getting moaned at by my wife and Daughter to “have a shave” ” every time you kiss me you cause a rash with your stuble” in a nut shell I hate Shaving, its such a parlava. I would much rather pay to have a cut throat razor at my Barber than dangle over the bathroom sink and shave myself. If you look at … Continue reading REVIEW: THE WILKINSON SWORD HYDRO 5 RAZOR
With Father’s Day just a few weeks away- Sunday June 18th 2017, Ive come up with some ideas for the Camping Dad that will show your dad how much you love and appreciate him – and know him! TBS- The Ultimate Fire Steel Buy it here This is my go to Fire steel, a used fire steel that gives out a good spark for the … Continue reading Great Gift ideas for Father’s Day