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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...

9 Weird Questions Every Parent Is Asked Before They Leave The House

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.04.2017 | UK Parents

Long gone are the mornings when you barely uttered a word before you got to the office; the adults around you respecting the fact your brain was not y...

15 Things You Only Experience During Pregnant Sex

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

Let’s face it. It’s going to be a pretty long nine months if you make a pledge to not have sex at all while you’re waiting for your new baby to ...

Mum-Of-Six Still Finds The Time To Be Funniest Woman On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Parents

Every parent knows that it only takes one child in your house to make you feel like your life is going into complete meltdown, you’ll never be in co...

Teacher Brings Her Son To Class Dressed As Godzilla

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Parents

For working parents, trying to balance childcare and time spent in the office can often feel like you’re fighting a losing battle. But one mum found...

This Is What Happens When You Let A Three-Year-Old Dress Themselves

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK Parents

It is the daily battleground for all parents. The wardrobe. Trying to get your child to wear something that is both weather appropriate and not totall...

Girl And Her Best Friend Prove Friendship Comes In All Shapes And Sizes

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Parents

Any family who owns a pet know that the bond between animals and their owners is different to any human relationship. Now one family has shared an ado...

Parents Decide To Do Pregnancy Photoshoot To Show Dirty Side Of Parenting

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Parents

All parents know that trying to get a photograph with all your children smiling, looking at the camera and not fighting with each other is the pinnacl...

Dad Nails How To Treat Your Ex When There Are Kids Involved

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Parents

All parents know how important it is to set a good example for your children, but that can be easier said than done when you’re struggling with your...

I Choose To Remember My Mother's Rejection On Mother's Day

Vicki Cockerill | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Vicki Cockerill

Every shop you step into is cashing in on the upcoming Mothering Sunday; cards, candles, cushions you name it they have put Mum, Nan, or Step Mum on it. My eyes glaze over the displays of teddies and trinkets with 'World's Best Mum', on them.

10 Totally Inappropriate Things Young Mums Are Tired Of Hearing

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK Parents

All young mums know that while lots of people might think you are too youthful for such a mammoth undertaking, you know you’re totally bossing this ...

Instagram Photoshoot Perfectly Captures The Pregnancy Diet We Crave

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Parents

A mum-to-be has perfectly summed up all our pregnancy diet desires in her latest Instagram post. We all know that the nine months of pregnancy is when...

Mum Stages Photoshoot To Show Daughter She Is More Beautiful Than Frozen's Elsa

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.03.2017 | UK Parents

For any parent, building their children’s confidence is an important part of helping them grow up, but that doesn’t mean it is always easy. Now on...

Mum Moved To Tears After Receiving The Only Photo Of Her With Her Daughter

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Parents

All parents know that although we might have hundreds of photos of our babies on our photostream, there are far fewer that feature mum in the picture ...

Adele's Right... Why Doing What You Love When You're A Mum Helps You 'Come Back To Yourself'

Lucy Griffiths | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Parents
Lucy Griffiths

When munchkin was about 14 months old, I began going to yoga classes while my husband watched the baby, and it was such a relief to do something just for me. And yes, I could almost hear the strains of Adele singing.... "HELLOOOO" in my mind as I did my downward dog. Yes, Hello, I was back.

Screw The Time Suckers - How To Juggle Everything And Still Achieve What's Important To You....

Lucy Griffiths | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Parents
Lucy Griffiths

When I was growing up, we had a timetable of classes that we had to stick to, now we have a schedule that we supposedly create, but really are often at the mercy of our children and partner's plans. How can we put the things that we really want to do in the schedule and make sure that we have time for us?

Mum's Genius Wine Hack Sticks Two Fingers Up At Dry January

The Huffington Post | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For those of you not doing Dry January, one woman has a top tip to getting sloshed on the cheap before a big night out. Because there is no poorer tim...

13 Dads Who Are The Ultimate Masters Of Photobombing

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Dads around the world have mastered the art of photobombing, so much so, that Twitter recently created a Twitter Moment on the phenomenon. In honour ...

7 Celebrities Who Have Opened Up About Postnatal Depression

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Parents

Postnatal depression affects between 10-15% of all new mothers in the UK, making women feel low and experience difficult bonding with their newborn ba...