Category Archives: Bob blogs

Reflections about my life as a single dad to two almost teenage girls.

Totnes Tweet-up

OnlyDads is hosting a free event for those interested in Social Media in the New Walk Brasserie in Totnes on Thursday, 21 st July at 7.30pm. Apart from the usual social gathering that is a tweet-up, we will also consider how, … Continue reading

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A Bit Scared of On-Line Dating!

“Bob, have you joined our new OnlyMums and OnlyDads dating site yet? I bet you’ll meet the love of your life when you do”. Rebecca knows how to put a man on the spot! Love of my Life?  Do I really, … Continue reading

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Two Single Dads and a Former Prostitute!

When Radio 5 were chatting to me about appearing on their Men’s Hour slot I was informed that I would form part of a small panel consisting of another single dad and a woman who had been brought up by … Continue reading

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UK’s best blogs?

Can I ask you to take a moment and offer me a bit of help please? I am in the process of preparing feedback to my wonderful #cybermummy sponsor Siblu Villages on the event. One of the things I want to do … Continue reading

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Do you have a loyalty card?

This is a very simple idea from a very simple man! Most of us carry around “loyalty” cards for various shops and garages. Well yesterday I went to fill up at a Salisbury’s garage (£60), and when I was asked … Continue reading

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Dads and Festivals

When my pal Louis and I sat down on Monday evening after our Dads Group we got talking about dads and festivals… …It may have been the Old Speckled Hen (not a sponsored post, sadly) that helped but within minutes … Continue reading

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#Cybermummy – Supporting Enterprise and Start-ups

Please excuse a rather different #cybermummy post. But the conference left me with a very simple thought! I met many people at the conference who use Twitter and blogging to promote something. Be it their writing, or a cause, or … Continue reading

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Dads Dads Dads!

This post contains the simplest of messages. But dads…please take it on board! When you are in the middle of divorce/separation proceedings and wanting to secure regular meaningful contact with your children you have to behave impeccably. The mailbox monster will … Continue reading

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David Cameron and Father’s Day

When David Cameron wrote this in yesterday’s Sunday Telegraph about absent Fathers, the BBC asked OnlyDads to go to a news studio and respond. (a summary of the news item can be found here) As many of you reading this will … Continue reading

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What About Our New Dating Site Logo?

When we launched our new dating site we decided to use our stick people logo as our theme. I like it…it shows two people holding hands, with their heads close together indicating a close relationship. But my skills at graphic … Continue reading

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