2019-06-18
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“Kill yourself!” Dealing with the fallout of internet trolls

Parenting doesn’t come with a manual. No one said it was easy and no one is always a 100% a perfect parent. Everyone makes mistakes and it’s normal, what isn’t normal is trying to shame parents for sharing their stories and hopefully making others realise that they are not alone. I recently featured on national
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PRESS RELEASE – GAMING WITH CHILDREN CREATES STRONGER FAMILY BONDS

Most families will break out the board games during wet weekends or family get togethers. Young and old have bonded over The Game of Life, Scrabble or maybe even had a few fall outs over Monopoly. With technology now becoming part of our daily life, it was evident that table top games like Yhatzee and
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Fortnite – one year on

Early 2018 I was pulling my hair out as a parent and doubting myself on a daily basis. There was a monster living in the house with me, and I am not talking about Nathan, I am talking about Fortnite, the game that took over my son’s life.  It is now one year on, and
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PRESS RELEASE – EASTER COOKING MADE EASY WITH DONALD RUSSELL

PRESS RELEASE ROAST IT AND REST: SCOTLAND’S FINEST BUTCHER DONALD RUSSELL LAUNCHES THE ULTIMATE NO-PREP LAMB ROASTS FOR EASTER WEEKEND Just in time for Easter, Royal Warrant-holding butcher Donald Russell (www.donaldrussell.com) offers the ultimate in luxury convenience: a NEW range of meat and poultry roasting cuts, pre-prepared and delivered direct to the door for the ultimate stress-free
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Product Review – Cattitude Subscription Box

Readers of The Motherhood will know that I am a self-confessed crazy cat lady with my troop of Bengal and Bengal Cross cats that call me their servant.  When I was given the chance to review a subscription box for cats and their owners from Cattitude, I could not really say no, could I? The
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PRESS RELEASE – Youngsters trust Digital Influencers more than Mum and Dad

Press release April 3 2019: New survey released today by experience design agency, 383, found that 18-35 year olds would rather take advice from digital influencers than they are to trust the judgement of parents and friends when it comes to making big life decisions. 58% of students (18-24 year olds) and 53% of ‘Gullenials’
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The Motherhood’s Beef Stroganoff – with BritMums #MeatMatters

It has been a while since I have been able to get in the kitchen due to the Nightmare Before Christmas which took out our kitchen for the last few months. When BritMums gave me the chance to share a recipe with you and get cooking again, I jumped at the chance as I love
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Competition – Win a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt Kit with WowFreeStuff

Easter is just around the corner and you can indulge in chocolate, or whatever else you have up for lent, very soon.  WowFreeStuff are giving 50 lucky people the chance to win a Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt Kit for simply singing up to their news letter – easy! Will you be planning an Easter Egg
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What its like having an anti-vax mum – 39 years on

Growing up I was always sick. I was a sickly kid, I caught every bug going, and then some. My mum told me that I would have a good immune system when I was older as I had every cough and cold going. I had no idea about vaccinations or that illnesses like measles, mumps,
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Life Update – What’s the tea?

Yes, I know, I have not published in what seems like FOREVER! But, there have been good reasons. A lot has been happening here at The Motherhood HQ and it is only now that I can actually catch my breath slightly and sit down and let you know what’s been going on.  So here goes,
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