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Reflections on ‘…as long as it’s healthy’

There is a common saying popular in Western culture when talking about the birth or scheduled scan of a child. It can arise in a number of different contexts but usually amounts to something like ‘…as long as it’s healthy’. What does this mean? I don’t think people necessarily mean it in some sinister eugenic … Continue reading

What I’ve learnt during my first week of being a dad

I’m most of the way through my first week of being a dad and so I thought I’d share a few thoughts and I would love to hear from other new dads or even those who are more experienced. I’ll keep it short because as you can imagine I don’t have long before my daughter … Continue reading