When Ian was widowed at 28, everyone told him he couldn't raise baby Max alone. Here's how he proved them wrong Ian Newbold's wife Samantha died of a stroke aged 30 The couple lived in the West Midlands with their seven-month-old baby Max Ian has now written a book about his experiences, Parenting With Balls
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Quite .... I know a few single dads and pretty much all of them are doing pretty damned well.
And my DH has done most of the schoolruns and other things as his new (last 6 months) work hours fit best with this. He has certainly not been ignored and isolated at the school and if anything is invited to far more things than I ever was.
The only part of the news reports that rang any bells was the attitude of hospital staff. DH was rather rudely asked if I was ok with him consenting to treatment for DD when he took her to hospital. And another member of staff asked where I was.