Let me be the first DadTalk blogger to make mention of that dreaded word -Christmas!
Yep it’s not quite December I know but like the rest of the world I can’t miss the TV adverts (thank you John Lewis’s), the street lights and even the occasional house already lit up like the proverbial Christmas tree.
I have this feeling that the boys are just about to press their internal excitement buttons and every conversation, remark and comment will be based around some aspect of the 25th December. Gift lists, decorations, food, sweets, these will all be discussed in timely fashion so that from their prospective nothing is missed out.
I think we have done quite well to get to the 28th November already without the topic cropping up much, but as I say I fear this is all about to change. Harvey saw an advert on TV this weekend and for him it awoke the realisation that it’s really not long to go now! We also had that “conversation