When we refer to addiction, we are usually talking about substance addiction, but our understanding of addiction has broadened to encompass all sorts of process addictions like gambling and eating and more recently the addiction to social media
After prodding her and begging her to wake up, I overheard their conversation and ran to see what'd happened. Expecting the worst, I found them sobbing their hearts out and questioning why Mindy wasn't moving. Unfortunately, there was no chance of reviving her so I was forced to answer the one question that every parent fears when a child questions death... Why?
19/07/2017 11:43 BST
I'm sure I speak for many parents when I say the ultimate dream is to see my kids succeed in life. Whether it's encouraging them to pursue the career of their dreams or simply ensuring they're happy, my goal is to raise confident kids that are motivated to reach their own goals.
12/07/2017 13:17 BST
When it comes to trusting people with my kids, I'm the first to admit that I struggle. Aside from the kids running riot and not wanting to burden someone with having to entertain them, I simply don't trust many people to take good enough care of them.
05/07/2017 11:50 BST
My dog, Bella, was the first pet I'd ever had - well, other than the hamster that escaped from the cage in my bedroom when I was six. I cried for a few days and got over it, but I couldn't imagine how I'd have coped without Bella in my late teens and early 20s.
29/06/2017 13:29 BST
I've always noticed that after returning from a holiday, my kids are always more grateful and enriched by what they've experienced. They love nothing more than running back into school to tell their friends about the hair braids they got - even if it did cost me a fortune and a few hours to get them done.
14/06/2017 09:57 BST
I've been in this situation myself. My daughter who is just seven years old loves to play with her mum's makeup and has tried to sneak out of the house wearing a dash of pink eyeshadow. Whilst it may just be her inquisitive nature and testing her boundaries, there's no doubt that she's growing up too quickly... Or attempting to.
13/06/2017 12:20 BST
'Momager' Kris Jenner and her children are believed to be worth an estimated £155.3 million collectively, and how they conduct themselves on social media has played in taking them from reality TV stars to cultural icons.
16/02/2017 16:30 GMT
31/01/2017 15:30 GMT
I admit it, only the highlights of my day-to-day life have the privilege of gracing my Facebook page. With the constant fear of over-sharing my private life and boring my friends by vaguebooking plaguing my mind, I realised that I'm a culprit, too.
17/01/2017 14:32 GMT
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