I Feel Ashamed And Mortified

I haven’t blogged for a while and my use of social media has been dramatically reduced. Why? Because I felt I had become addicted to all the bullshit that goes with it. The last thing I would look at at night was my phone. The first thing I would look at in the morning was my phone so that I could to see how many views or how many likes or new followers I had on social media. Did it make me feel better? No. It was having the opposite effect. It was getting me down and I knew that… [Read More]

Chocolate Tool Box Awards 2019 Funny DIY Disasters With Hoppy At Home Competition #AD

When you buy your first home it’s an expensive time. If you’re anything like me you’ll try to do all those DIY jobs around the home yourself. This can so often end in disaster because you don’t have the right tools or quite honestly the ability or experience to complete a particular DIY job. This can so easily end up with you having to call in the experts to put your DIY disaster right. Of course this can end up costing you twice as much. Looking back over the years I have had my fair share of DIY disasters and… [Read More]

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2019

Yes its that time of the year when we celebrate dad! So on June 16th why not spoil your dad and treat him to something extra special? I have put a few ideas together to help make Father’s Day extra special for your dad. It’s a mixed bag of ideas so hopefully there will be something for everyone. Without waiting a moment longer here we go! 1. Ring Rapid Digital Tyre Inflator £49.99 This is a perfect gift for a dad that is a car fanatic. It’s the Ring RTC1000 Rapid Digital Tyre Inflator. It will inflate a tyre in… [Read More]

It’s Such A Struggle At Times: Life

As a father you should be strong. As a husband you should be strong. As a son you should be strong. As a man you should not show vulnerability, weakness or that you may be struggling from day to day. So that’s what society portrays even today in 2019. Yes it’s better but we still have a long way to go. Well guess what. I don’t feel strong, I don’t feel good about myself. I’m struggling on a daily basis, but I have no idea why! When people ask how are you? Are you ok? I reply with a smile… [Read More]

Blogging Has Given Me The Opportunity To Be On The Radio

I have been blogging for nearly five years and there is no doubt that it has taken me on some truly awesome adventures and given me opportunities I never in my wildest dreams thought possible. When I started writing that first post I never had any plan, or in truth even knew what I was doing! I thought I will just write a few posts and see what happens. It was just a bit of fun and in lots of ways that is exactly what it still is today. The other day I read a post by Tayla from Motherhood… [Read More]

Are You Really Getting The Best Deal On The Family Car?

The family needs a car and, as the dad of the bunch, you’re probably going to be the one responsible for making the choice. It’s a choice that comes with a lot of responsibility, too. A bad deal can take a much bigger bite of your budget than you might anticipate, so here’s how to be real savvy about it and ensure you get your money’s worth. Picture sourced by Jagmeet Singh Will the old motor offer any help? While you can’t expect a fortune off your old car, that doesn’t mean that it’s useless. Even a couple hundred quid… [Read More]

Parts And Equipment For Volvo Vehicles

Volvo vehicles are extremely popular. The Swedish carmaker has blessed the UK with a range of exciting and diverse vehicles. From the Volvo C30 to the Volvo XC70 – there is a car for everyone; all tastes, all needs, and all budgets. Nevertheless, once you have bought your car the fun does not stop there. There are lots of fantastic accessories and parts which are available today and they can enhance your vehicle in order to give it that show stopping edge which everyone desires. https://www.pexels.com/photo/adult-automotive-blur-car-13861/ Before delving into the information regarding the equipment and accessories you can purchase, it… [Read More]

Well It’s About Time Jeremy Kyle Was Taken Off The Air

Yesterday I heard the news that the Jeremy Kyle Show has been taken off the air. To be brutally honest this is not before time. I have watched episodes of the show and on most occasions somewhere in the show I feel uncomfortable with the way guests are treated by the host, Jeremy Kyle. His attitude is appalling as he intimidates, belittles and shouts at people that they are scum and the lowest of the low and all for a bit of sensationalism TV, but the truth is he is actually destroying people’s lives and ruining their self confidence by… [Read More]