Category Archives: Parenting

How to Live to 100

The summer holidays are finally here, school has broken up, and our days are much less structured.  During school time, I really dislike that rush in the morning and then having to keep my eye on the clock for picking … Continue reading

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Save the Children’s Food for Thought report into Childhood Nutrition

  Like most mums, I come under a lot of pressure from my small son to buy more of the things he thinks he likes, that his friends are having, but that are, to me, just empty nutrition.  Almost all … Continue reading

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Unwanted parenting advice

Why is it that people think it’s perfectly acceptable to offer unsolicited advice about parenting as soon as you’ve had a child?  Not just people who know you, but random strangers.  Not just people with children of their own, but … Continue reading

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