Diary of a Farmers Husband

Rob is married to Chris and Pam's eldest daughter Jessica and they have 3 children, Amelie, Zach and Anna. Rob knew that when he married Jessica he would be third in order of importance behind the kids and the farm at certain times of the year! He decided he would write a blog to describe his experiences as a city boy who has married a country girl farmer.


January 21, 2014

Mother’s group and barley soup – June Episode 2

Twenty four hours after my toughest day to date with the kids I found myself in a completely different space with ample time not only to […]
January 21, 2014

Farm Jenga and Childcare revisited – July

When I first heard the term ‘air seeder’ I had this image of an uncomplicated piece of machinery resembling a long line of downward facing paintball […]
January 21, 2014

Toilet seats and Target – July 2013 Episode 2

Does not seem possible that my three months parental leave has dwindled down to 12 days however on July 29th I will spend my first day […]
January 21, 2014

The end of the beginning…… August 2013

 It is very early in the morning on my last day of parental leave, ZCP is already awake and I can hear Wifey tapping away on […]
October 20, 2013

Almost Weekly…..

I have decided that giving previews of what I am going to write in my next Blog is actually causing a bit of “wannabe writer’s block” […]
October 4, 2013

The UN comes to town

One of the things I have come to appreciate since being involved in farming is spending time on the main street of Northampton after there has […]