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Slouching towards Thatcham
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Three kids, one blog. Tales from the front-line of fatherhood
Three kids, one blog. Tales from the front-line of fatherhood

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My #FridayFab5 is back again - this week's fab blog posts come from +Caro Davies, The Butterfly Mother, +Claire Kirby, +Slouching towards Thatcham and Two Little Misters

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Each month, I share a different Dad's post in my #Whosthedaddy feature on the blog, to get a male perspective on parenting. Don't miss this touching post by brilliant blogger Al of TheDadNetwork on the similarities between him and his son http://honestmum.com/whos-the-daddy-with-al-ferguson-founder-of-the-dad-network/

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NEW BLOG POST: The not-so-good old days

Have you ever looked back at your parents’ era and marvelled at how unsophisticated their lives were? Or how bizarre some of the things they did now seem? Yeah, me too. But what will our kids say about the age that we grew up in? I’m always keen to…

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#MySundayPhoto Not quite the Famous Five

They’re more the Thatcham Three than the Famous Five or the Secret Seven or (obscure TV reference alert) The Red Hand Gang, but our three children are quite the little crew. Even though they’re individually very different and they do have their moments of…

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NEW BLOG POST: Holidays and a life of crime - reflections from @Reprobatemum and @FUNKYDADDIO

It’s tough being a parent, whether you’re working full-time or stay-at-home. This week I’ve picked out one post which takes an honest look at life as a parent with the summer holidays looming and another which ponders how some of the skills acquired as a…

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NEW BLOG POST: When did social media stop being social?

Is social media still truly ‘social’? Does anyone remember when social media was shiny and new? When we were discovering new friends on MySpace? When we all migrated en masse to Facebook so we could ‘poke’ all our existing friends? When Twitter was the…

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NEW BLOG POST: The value of listening versus talking

When you talk you are only repeating what you already know. But when you listen you may learn something new. Dalai Lama As an introvert, this quote particularly appeals to me. It should be relevant to everyone, though. One thing that I’m conscious of as a…

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#MySundayPhoto: How much is that dolly in the window?

There are many different facets to Kara’s personality. There is the bossy, stroppy diva who would give the most temperamental of supermodels a run for their money. There is the tomboy who isn’t afraid to pick up a ball and throw it, and treats her…
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