Being A Working Mum Is Good For Your Kids

Being A Working Mum Is Good For Your Kids

Every day, millions of mothers go out to work. Their children are safe and cared for while they’re gone, but many still wonder if...
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13 Phrases Any Working Mum Will Recognise (And Use Regularly)

Life can be tough when you're a working mum. If you’re trying to look after your family, make a decent stab at parenting and...
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Confession: How I Forgave My Mum For Her Emotional Abuse

“You know,” said my therapist, leaning forward slightly, “you could see that as emotional abuse.”Emotional abuse. The term felt right, somehow. At 29, sitting...

The Ultimate Family Hiking Checklist

Need a family hiking checklist? In a world where so many kids seem permanently connected to technology, spending meaningful time together as a family can...
‘It’s Not You, It’s Them’ – What To Do When You Can’t Stand Your Friend’s Kids

‘It’s Not You, It’s Them’ – What To Do When You Can’t Stand Your...

You’ve been BFFs for years – since school, college, or maybe your first job. Even when the babies came along, you didn’t see why...
Why Our Kids Need To Make Poor Choices – And How To Handle It

Why Our Kids Need To Make Poor Choices – And How To Handle It

A couple of weeks ago, I got out of bed for an early-hours visit to the bathroom and noticed a light shining from under...
6 Tips That Will Help Your Kids Learn To Love Reading

6 Tips That Will Help Your Kids Learn To Love Reading

For me, a love of books is a gift. One of my greatest pleasures in life is to lose myself in a favourite story,...
This Is How A Partially Sighted Father Copes With Parenting

This Is How A Partially Sighted Father Copes With Parenting

My wife Jo and I are a good team with our family - we have two boys, Jacob (aged four) and Jonas, one. Other...
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Confession: How I Forgave My Mum For Her Emotional Abuse

“You know,” said my therapist, leaning forward slightly, “you could see that as emotional abuse.”Emotional abuse. The term felt right, somehow. At 29, sitting...

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Announcing A Pregnancy to Grandparents

4 Amazing Ideas For Announcing A Pregnancy to Grandparents

“So, when are we gonna get some grandkids?”That phrase, or something similar to it, is one that you’ve likely heard often as you move...
My Damaged Mother Taught Me How NOT To Be A Parent

My Damaged Mother Taught Me How NOT To Be A Parent

I know exactly what kind of parent I want to be, but like most mums (and dads), there are times when it feels like...
Will My Parents Ever Forgive Me For Leaving Canada?

Will My Parents Ever Forgive Me For Leaving Canada?

Growing up in Canada, I never imagined that I’d find myself settling in the UK. My older sister moved here and when I visited...

‘It’s Not You, It’s Them’ – What To Do When You...

You’ve been BFFs for years – since school, college, or maybe your first job. Even when the babies came along, you didn’t see why...

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‘It’s Not You, It’s Them’ – What To Do When You...

You’ve been BFFs for years – since school, college, or maybe your first job. Even when the babies came along, you didn’t see why...

Being A Working Mum Is Good For Your Kids

Every day, millions of mothers go out to work. Their children are safe and cared for while they’re gone, but many still wonder if...

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“I’m going to be a professional wrestler,” says Kira Noble with a beaming grin."My career choice often takes people by surprise and they don't...

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