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    When your parenting skills don’t quite add up

    An innocent school email sent an icy clawfinger of fear into my heart this week; there’s a maths breakfast taking place, do parents want to…

    Boring things I love now I’m a parent

    Does being a parent make you boring? I don’t know, possibly. Probably. What was I saying again? I’m not sure. Parenting itself is brilliant but…

    Pressing questions about prams

    A) At what point are you supposed to stop using your pram, for good, and… B) What do you do with all your STUFF when you…

    Straight hair, curly hair…should I care?

    Hair confession time, mine is secretly very curly. This is something that not a lot of people seem to know about me, including my own…

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    Where do you stand on playgroup? Like the park, teething and absolutely no sleep it’s one of the recurring features of early parenting life that’s…

    Ten things I HATE about the school run (and five things I …

    Ten things I hate about the school run: It’s always raining. ALWAYS. It doesn’t matter how glorious the weather is, all day long…as soon as…