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Wicked Wednesday #1: this is what selfcompassion looks like.

Want to see some photos of real family life?  The uber mummy blogger Brummy Mummy of 2 runs a ‘linky’ (it’s a blogging term but don’t worry too much about the terminology) which essentially is a collection of real life parenting photos from other parent bloggers. 240 more words

Wellbeing, Mental Health, Parenting, Education.

Over the summer holidays, I want to do more fun activities with Lily. Although days out and soft play centres are fun, I also wanted to have some activities we can do easily at home. 495 more words

Young Mothers

One of the many things that annoys me

Is that there is not really a good channel to have on, for both adults and a four year old.

Cbeebies is good, but I can only handle it for a few hours a day. 129 more words


Must-see shows on BBC channels

Whether you love drama or reality shows there is something on offer on BBC Worldwide Channels on DStv. 821 more words

Coffee and TV

I blame the Easter holidays for my new-found, unshakeable reliance on CBeebies. School holidays should in theory be relatively meaningless to me for another four years but, as it turns out, we must succumb to the rhythms of term-time. 1,097 more words


The Children's Media Conference 2016

As a postgraduate student living and working in Sheffield, I’m incredibly lucky that the industry-led Children’s Media Conference takes place every year right here in my home city. 245 more words

Have we gone the other way

I don’t know how many of you watch cbeebies, but with certain of their presenters they  are very good looking. I do think you have to be a certain type to get into the TV and film industry, and I often wonder when they are choosing presenters, if they take into account the bored mothers and fathers watching it as well. 250 more words