A Modern Military Mother

Hagar's Fantasy Family

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK Politics
Clare Macnaughton

It's been awhile since Hagar's been deployed on ops and as I prepare for its coming I think back to the challenges we have previously faced. The thing...

A Modern Military Mother

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Macnaughton

I began the blog called a modern military mother originally for women like myself, who are married to the military and often are raising their kids alone - married, single, celibate. For the first three years of my son's life my husband was at home for, at the most, six months a year.

I Am Not a Petrolhead

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Macnaughton

I am not a Petrolhead I am not recreationally interested in cars. To me a car is a functional means of getting from A to B. Driving is a necessity to...

Elf & Safety

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 12.02.2012 | UK
Clare Macnaughton

I hope that Santa has done his 'Elf & Safety' checks because we don't Rudolph suing him for a chipped hoof from a dodgy roof landing. Ho Ho Ho!

Is Cosmetic Surgery a Feminist Issue?

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Macnaughton

I wrote a blog post, with the help of the Hospital Group, about cosmetic surgery and self esteem. The blog post was targeting both men and women who w...

"Feminist" is a dirty word

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Clare Macnaughton

I wrote a blog post on my blog A Modern Military Mother declaring how proud I was to be a feminist and how surprised I was to discover that two educa...

The Women's Party

Clare Macnaughton | Posted 31.10.2011 | UK Politics
Clare Macnaughton

I have been discussing the idea of a Women's Party - a political party targeting women to re-shape the societal landscape. What has interested me the most is that there has been a re-sounding 'no' to this as because the notion is not equal.