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10 Celeb Quotes That Prove Just How Incredible Mum Bods Really Are

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK Parents

It’s no secret that many mums struggle with their changing appearance, during and after pregnancy. Celebrity mums often find that their figure is t...

I Became Chief Executive Of A UK M.E. Charity - And Then My Son Was Diagnosed With M.E. Too

Sonya Chowdhury | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK Parents
Sonya Chowdhury

Danny says the one thing that has really added to his severe exhaustion and frustration is having to continually explain how M.E. is not just feeling tired. By sharing his story, I hope that others affected by M.E. have to do this a little less.

Girl Teaches Her Dad A Lesson When He Leaves The Toilet Seat Up

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Parents

Every woman who has ever had the privilege of sharing her bathroom with a man will understand the trauma of finding the toilet seat up. Now one little...

Girlguiding Badges Getting A Modern Makeover To Help Girls 'Thrive'

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Girlguiding has announced a major overhaul to help its members ‘thrive’ in the modern world. The new programme, which will be launching in summer ...

'Mother' Means Hope

Amy Dear | Posted 12.05.2017 | UK Parents
Amy Dear

Having a mental illness does not make you less or a parent, and it doesn't mean you are wrong. It might mean that you need a little extra support, a little more time, or treatment - but it's an illness. And one for which recovery is possible. Please speak to someone if you feel the same. Please don't hide. You are not alone.

What Is Emotional Health And How Does It Relate To Mental Illness?

Nick Haisman-Smith | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Haisman-Smith

We all know that we can promote good physical health through factors like exercise, diet and sleep, helping to prevent illness and support wellness and recovery after diagnosis or treatment.

These Foster Carers Want You To Know What It's Like Looking After Children

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Parents

Every year, tens of thousands of children across the UK need foster carers because they are no longer able to live with their own families. According...

Girl Puts Us All To Shame With Her Mechanic Skills, As She Changes The Oil In Her Dad's Car

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Parents

Most parents would love their children to help out around the house a little more, and it seems it is never too early to get them started. This is aft...

My Son Has The Same Heart Condition As Jimmy Kimmel's Son

Vicki Cockerill | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK Parents
Vicki Cockerill

Watching Jimmy Kimmel announce to the world that he had become a father again, I saw the heartbreak in his eyes, I saw the fear, the overwhelming emotion. It wasn't just that he had become a father, but he had become a father to a heart baby.

This Is Why You Shouldn't Google Your Child's Symptoms When They Are Ill

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK Parents

Every parent is guilty of turning to Google to help answer those questions we’re pretty certain we should know the answer to; how many hours on the ...

Parents, How Many GCSE Exam Paper Questions Can You Get Right?

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.05.2017 | UK Parents

It’s no secret some adults feel things are getting easier for students, and that they would never have got those grades ‘back in your day’. Esp...

Cristiano Ronaldo's Son Proves He Has The Football Gene, In Proud Parenting Moment

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Parents

They say the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, and it seems that Cristiano Ronaldo has passed on his football skills to his son Cristiano Junior...

Children In The UK Should Be Taught What To Do In Case Of A Terror Attack, Say Police

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Parents

Children in the UK need to be taught how to deal with a major terrorist attack, in the same way as their parents, Scotland Yard has announced. Senior ...

9 Things Not To Say To People Going Through IVF

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK Parents

Going through IVF treatment can be one of the most draining things you could possibly do, emotionally and physically. And while the end results are mo...

Girl Learning To Ride A Bike, Gets Totally Upstaged By Her Little Sister

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Parents

Everyone knows that the primary role of a sibling is to try and outdo any of your achievements and ultimately become your parent’s favourite child. ...

Mum Issues Warning After DIY Slime Left Her Daughter With 'Chemical Burns'

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 03.05.2017 | UK Parents

A mum has warned other families about the dangers of allowing your children to make slime when unsupervised, after a product in the recipe left her da...

Kimberley Walsh's Son Doesn't Quite Understand How Hiding Works

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Parents

Kimberley Walsh and her family enjoyed to a good old-fashioned game of ‘Hide and Seek’ to save themselves from boredom over the bank holiday. The ...

28 Adorable Photos Of Princess Charlotte To Celebrate Her Second Birthday

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 01.05.2017 | UK Parents

Princess Charlotte is celebrating her second birthday today (2 May) meaning it has already been two years since the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge appe...

Hardcore Sexit

Rebekah Smith | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Parents
Rebekah Smith

I wish I could remember when it happened; the moment I was switched off and I lost all desire to do 'IT' anymore. I definitely wanted to do it the day I conceived my first child, so at least that is somewhere to start...

14 Things All Parents Go Through When Watching ‘One Born Every Minute’

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Parents

No matter what your TV choices were before you became parents, once you have a family of your own you can’t wait to spend an evening on the sofa wat...

A Day In The Life Of An NICU Mum

Vicki Cockerill | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Parents
Vicki Cockerill

When I went in to give birth to Elijah, I didn't just become a mum, I became a NICU Mum. This was not in the birth plan. I never considered in a million years that there would be something wrong with my baby, let alone I would watch him fight for his life in the Neo Natal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) for nine days before we could finally bring him home.

8 Steps For Parents Who Are Worried Their Child Is Lonely

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 18.04.2017 | UK Parents

It is common for parents to worry about whether their child has enough friends, or gets on well with their peers at school. And now Childline has reve...

8 Ways To Make Sure Your Family Car Journeys Go Smoothly Over The Easter Weekend

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK Parents

The four-day weekend is upon us, and while we’re all glad to have some time out of the office, the prospect of the inevitable road trip is leaving u...

Pregnant Sex Worker Explains Why She Won't Be Giving Up The Day Job

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Parents

For lots of mothers-to-be trying to strike the right balance between work and home life can be difficult, but even more so for those who depend on the...

5 Reasons Why Pippa Middleton May Want To Reconsider Involving George And Charlotte In Her Wedding

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.04.2017 | UK Parents

They say you should never work with children or animals, but it seems Pippa Middleton has overlooked that, as she has chosen her niece and nephew Prin...