Adam Mamo

Full-time dad and sometime freelance writer, Adam Mamo writes about parenting and related madness. He's no expert, just a survivor.

Parents
Aug 16, 2018

Rating your Kiwi Childhood: Going to the local dairy with $2

Rating your Kiwi Childhood is all about looking back on your formative experiences as a little kid in the 1980s and a bigger kid in the 1990s. This week, Adam Mamo tackles the joy of going to the local dairy with $2.

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Parents
Jul 17, 2018

Rating your Kiwi Childhood: The pros and cons of Saturday morning sport

In the first of our series on formative kid experiences of the 1980s and 1990s, Adam Mamo tackles the highs and very low lows of Saturday morning sport.

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Parents
Jun 18, 2018

A stay-at-home dad asks: Have you seen my masculinity?

Since becoming an at-home father, Adam Mamo has been on a desperate search for his masculinity – after all, he keeps being told it's gone missing.

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Parents
Apr 16, 2018

Not funny: A dad explains the art of dad jokes

Adam Mamo knew that part of being a dad was being able to do dad jokes. This is his inspiring story of how he discovered his inner dad comedian. 

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Parents
Mar 27, 2018

What it’s really like being a stay at home dad

Our stay at home dad columnist Adam Mamo on the joys and challenges of being a stay at home dad.

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Parents
Mar 23, 2018

Dad versus Baby Mum Mum 2 Mum: a father on mother-centric branding

At-home dad Adam Mamo is sick of advertising around parenting brands. Why, he asks, does everything have to be so gendered?

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