coping with bereavement
You might feel excited about the move, maybe a better house or area, but do your children feel the same? Children aren’t as used to change as ad...
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Juggling day to day chores with children is not an easy job. As a parent, you might sometimes feel like all your free time is being sacrificed to do d...
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When you don’t have a lot of money, it can feel difficult to keep the children occupied. Remember that your time is more important to them than ...
Work life balance
It’s not easy balancing work and home, but how well you manage this can make a significant difference to your relationship with your f...
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Pocket money can be the cause of many arguments; as children list the names of friends that get more than they do or look for ways to earn more. We sp...
Increasingly, more children are growing up and living at home in their twenties and thirties. Many leave college or university heavily in debt and tha...
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When a second (or third, or fourth, etc) child arrives, the new constraints on your time and energy can leave you feeling anxious and extremely tired,...

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