Latest articles in theme 'Parenting'
How do you fill your time when your children are grown up?
I’ve got a long time to go before I find this out, thank goodness – but I do joke sometimes that when they’ve all left home I will have lots of baths, go to the gym a lot, go and help build a school in Africa and volunteer at a care home.
Win a £25 voucher for Mini-U for Kids
If you are a regular reader of the blog, you might have heard me mention Mini-U before. Win a £25 voucher here!
Mobile Saving Tips Mums Should Know About
You will probably have read and seen advertised on various consumer sites the different ways in which you can save money on your mobile phone – and no, I don’t mean to just stop using it altogether, although this would certainly do the trick!
Perceptions are strange things
Perceptions I find, can be strange things.
We are all guilty no doubt of having a perception of someone that turned out to be so inaccurate you feel embarrassed and a little stupid for missing the reality.
Children: what’s the magic number?
Everyone has an opinion on how many children you should have. Everyone seems to think there is a magic number. Really?
The language of modern parenthood
Are there words and phrases you use as a parent, that perhaps weren’t used by your own parents?
Skiing with children: the kit list
Packing for a holiday when you have a large family can be a bit like a military operation. Packing for a skiing trip with a large family is something else altogether.
Surviving the return to work after maternity leave
There are a ton of issues faced by mothers when they return to work after maternity leave. Some of them, are familiar to many women, others will be very personal to your own situation.