Because it’s not all it’s cracked up to be


October 5, 2017

Airport Photo Mom Hits Back At Shaming

Mommy shaming is all too real and social media has made it all too easy for strangers to pass judgement and shame parents, and mothers in particular, for their perceived lack of mothering skills. One unfortunate mother was the subject of an outpouring of ire when a stranger – in […]
October 4, 2017
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Teenage Daughter Increase Divorce Risk, Study Finds

We know that parenting teenagers can be tricky and the mood swings can put the more robust relationships to the test. But what we didn’t know, until now, is that a teenage daughter is more likely to lead you to the divorce courts. According to a Dutch study having a […]
October 3, 2017

Why Baby Advice Books Should All Be Binned

Terrified new mums are being warned to throw parenting advice books in the bin. Frantic internet searches and building up a library of self-help books does nothing to help and in fact can be really bad for your state of mind. A fascinating study by Swansea University has found a […]
September 29, 2017

Bishop Claims HPV Vaccine Is Only 70 Per Cent Safe And Encourages Young Girls To Have Sex

The bishop of Waterford and Lismore, Bishop Phonsie Cullinan, has claimed the HPV vaccine is only 70 per cent safe. He also linked the provision of the vaccine to  “lifestyle issue” and that “we should be doing more to protect young girls.” ‘We’re giving 12-year-olds an injection against something that […]
September 27, 2017

Quick Thinking Mum Saved Her Unborn Baby’s Life After She Suddenly Stopped Kicking

A quick thinking mum has revealed what happened when her baby suddenly stopped kicking. Ayla Heller shared a powerful post about the little known condition placental calcification which could easily have cost her her baby’s life. In a moving Facebook post Ayla from Portland in Oregon shares how the fact she […]
September 26, 2017

A Simple Experiment Using Bread May Solve Those Hand Washing Woes

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that a child about to sit at the dinner table must be in want of a good hand washing. We may laugh now, but not at the time. Why do boys, girls, toddlers, and tweens alike prove resistant to a bit of soap and water. […]


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