Macclesfield Express - - LEISURE - ANDY CRONSHAW

AS my hand, or in­deed mouse, hov­ers over that bot­tle of wine or spir­its, I have only to take one glance at my slowly ex­pand­ing ‘daddy belly’ for the guilt to kick in.

In­deed the role of the dad isn’t al­ways com­pat­i­ble with off­set­ting the ad­verse ef­fects of in­dul­gent food and al­co­holic bev­er­ages.

Those trips to the bal­let and tap class, those hours spent watch­ing Dis­ney Princess movies are not go­ing to shift the flab.

And of course a glass or two of wine af­ter sto­ries are read and lights tuned out are the death knell for a slim­mer fig­ure.

And that is why for Fa­ther’s Day, dad­dies need those wines and spir­its wrapped in a guilt-free pack­age.

Af­ter all, as a fa­ther it would be your duty to

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