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Are Blogs Like Man Who Has It All Really Empowering Women?

Hannah Martin | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Parents
Hannah Martin

The reality is that the world isn't perfect. But there are those of us who are trying to do our bit, the best way we know how, to make it better. We put ourselves out there, and make a concerted effort to reach behind us and pull up other women and effect positive change.

Lost Libidos, Awkward Sex and Fertility Windows

Ella Mathews | Posted 21.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Ella Mathews

Over the past couple of years, a combination of chronic pain, work-related stress, feeling miserable and all the associated medications have destroyed my libido. Obliterated it even, like sexual napalm.

It's Time to Take Our Breasts Back

Suzy Ashworth | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK Parents
Suzy Ashworth

Of course I totally support women who prefer to wear breastfeeding bibs to cover up when they are feeding. But it still begs the question, why do they feel the need to hide their breasts when they are simply keeping their child alive by feeding it?

Nappies, Nappies Everywhere

Daniel Rourke | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Parents
Daniel Rourke

They say that there are two things you can be sure of in life, and that is death and taxes. Well I disagree. I believe there are three things you can be absolutely, completely sure of. Death, taxes and that your children will produce mountains and mountains of poo.

21 Ways to Tell If Your Kids Have Grown Up

Ben Adams | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK Parents
Ben Adams

The other night, my eldest son asked me if he could stay up to watch the latest women's world cup football match. 'No, it's a school night,' I told him in my new no nonsense, don't mess with me, single-dad voice. In a previous incarnation of our life, I might have told him to ask his mother...

The Day I Recieved The Scariest News of My Life

Jake Mills | Posted 12.06.2015 | UK Comedy
Jake Mills

I thought about the people I love, one by one, ranking them in order of how hurt I will be that they're dead. I thought about all my regrets. I've never been to New York, I've never even tasted avocado.

21 Ways You Know Your Kids Are Drama Queens

Suzanne Peters | Posted 03.06.2015 | UK Parents
Suzanne Peters

There is one subject that my kids need to do no work for, no preparation, no homework - and they are still world experts. That subject is drama. Not in school, but in life. Are your kids the same? Here's my checklist...

Mum Publicly Shames 13-Year-Old Daughter Who Posed As An Adult Online

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.05.2015 | UK Parents

A video of a mother punishing her 13-year-old daughter for having a secret Facebook account has taken the internet by storm. Val Starks, of Denver,...

Four Ways My Husband Does Things Differently

Katy Wright | Posted 20.05.2015 | UK Parents
Katy Wright

Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. My husband leaves the toilet seat up, I don't. He knows how to park a car, I don't. I can cry in public for...

Woman's Graphic Skin Cancer Selfie Raises Awareness Of Sunbed Dangers

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 13.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Warning: Graphic Images A woman who used sunbeds up to five times a week has posted a graphic selfie of her skin cancer on Facebook, in a desperate...

Kimberly Wyatt On The Challenges Of Being A New Mum

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Parents

At the tender age of 10, Kimberly Wyatt knew she wanted to be a dancer. "I won my first dance competition, and the buzz of that - alongside hearin...

Watch This Awesome Cover Of Bruno Mars' Uptown Funk In Sign Language

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Covering Bruno Mars' Uptown Funk can be difficult at the best of times. But it takes some sheer skill (and pizzazz) to cover such a funky little nu...

Photographer Captures Precious Moment Mum With Cancer Breastfeeds Baby

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 22.10.2015 | UK Parents

Beautiful photographs of a mother with breast cancer feeding her newborn baby have gone viral - for all the right reasons. The touching images capt...

Why This Brave Little Boy With Cystic Fibrosis Has Gone Viral

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 23.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A six-year-old with cystic fibrosis has become something of an internet sensation after a video of him bravely swallowing his tablets went viral. J...

Moment Mum Of Six Boys Finds Out Gender Of Her Baby

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If you're having an off day, then this mum of six boys finding out the gender of her unborn child will certainly cheer you up. Firstly, because she...

Scan Shows Damaging Effects Of Smoking On Unborn Babies

PA / The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

The harmful health effects that smoking has on babies in the womb could be detected using 4D ultrasound scans, new research suggests. Scientists su...

Mums Reveal The Weirdest Things They've Found In Teenagers' Bedrooms

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Parents

After the penis beaker fiasco, we thought Mumsnet wouldn't get any weirder. But then all sorts of stuff happened. Now they've started chatting about a...

Motherhood - The Biggest Sacrifice

A. Dassu | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
A. Dassu

The moment I found out I was expecting my first child, my life changed forever. Nothing was going to be the same ever again. It couldn't be taken back and even if the pregnancy hadn't gone through, I still would have remained changed. This much I knew.

Why I Want to Stop Saying This Word

Victoria Leith | Posted 10.05.2015 | UK Parents
Victoria Leith

I could hear my thoughts clearly... sorry about the mess... ah yes, sorry about the stains... sorry about the piles of books, sorry that the rubbish is still in the kitchen as is the recycling, sorry that the hallway has some stuff in it and suitcases that we still haven't unpacked from arriving home from living in China...

The Best Mum in the World - Really?

Judy Reith | Posted 09.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Judy Reith

You would think I had asked them to tell the person next to them how often they have sex. Speaking up about your parenting ability is just not something parents find easy. Had I asked them to talk about what they get wrong as a parent, they would never shut up.

Give us our daily...NAG!

Suzanne Peters | Posted 04.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Suzanne Peters

It's official. I have become a nag. Just like my mother before me, and probably hers before that, and it goes on and on and on to when Eve had a baby in the Garden of Eden, and became a nag. Because that's what you do when you become a mum.

17 Lovely Mother's Day Gifts To Spoil Her With On 15 March

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 06.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Mother's Day is fast approaching - 15 March, people - so if you haven't yet considered what to buy mummy dearest then now's your chance. Whether sh...

Fitness Trainer Reveals Secrets To Abs Just 8 Weeks After Giving Birth

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Just eight weeks after giving birth, a fitness trainer has set out on a mission to prove that women can achieve their original physique post-pregnancy...

'My Four Babies Came Into The World And Then My Wife Died'

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A father, who has been left to care for his newborn quadruplets after his wife died during childbirth, has received nearly $285,000 from kind donators...

Just In Time For Mother's Day, D&G Pay Homage To Mums In Milan

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Dolce & Gabbana have long been known for their gorgeous family-centric campaigns. But their latest catwalk show was really something to behold. ...