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How much are you really worth as a stay-at-home dad?

a couple of years ago

Would you like a six-figure salary for being a stay-at-home-dad?

There has been a lot written lately about how much it would cost if stay at home mums were to charge their time out at an hourly rate. The figure ranged between £45,000 to £65,000 or $79,000 to $100,000. That was for a stay-at-home mum. If you take into account pay inequality, the so called gender-gap, you can add nearly 20% on to that for a stay-at-home dad. Of course there shouldn’t be a gender gap but the statistics don’t lie. You need to also remember that a lot of these statistics are are compiled by men who are naturally inclined to add an extra 20% when measuring things!

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How to read ebooks on your phone or tablet using the Amazon Kindle App

a couple of years ago

I sent out a link to my latest kids picture book the other day to friends and family. Three people bought it - including me!

Is it me? Does the book suck? Do we both suck!?

Then it struck me​, they don't hate me (do they?). They just don't know how to read a Kindle ebook on their phone or tablet.

Not everyone had a Kindle eReader that's true, but not everyone knows that you don't need a Kindle device to read Kindle ebooks.

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How to take part in the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.

a couple of years ago

“Streuth, you know six people died in that race only the other year mate,” said Brian nearly dropping his ice cold stubby.

“Well I haven’t come half way round the world just to get a winter sun tan and a souvenir kangaroo testicle money bag,” I replied, not too happy at having the wind taken out of my sails.

“Why can’t you just go for a ride on the Manley Ferry, like everyone else?” chipped in Janet.Continue reading