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Has parent alienation become a lifestyle brand?

I was triggered to write that headline by a programme on Woman’s Hour on Radio 4 this week which explored changing attitudes to what it still called “single parenting” in the UK. 1,104 more words

Battling Parental Alienation

Living on a budget

With recently loosing my job we are now living week to week on one wage therefore we are learning to budget like we have never done before. 1,777 more words

Welcome to Solo and Soulful Mamas

It’s time to put soul into solo mamahood!

Did you know?

In the United Kingdom, about 1 out of 4 families with dependent children are single-parent families? 417 more words


Does it ever make sense to send your children to boarding school?

The main reason I split my time between town and country is to work hard during the week at a job I enjoy in order for my children to have anything and everything they need.   1,043 more words

Life of a Single Mum

Hi everyone. My name is Karen. I have decided to create this blog to share my thoughts and ideas as well as experiences when it comes to the life of a single mum. 230 more words

The Journey or the Destination - Which is More Important?

I wrote this while sitting enjoying a refreshing sea breeze on a boat bound for three beautiful Croatian islands. We enjoyed swimming in clear turquoise waters, a lunch of freshly-grilled fish and salad and an unlimited bar. 393 more words

It’s All About Attitude (and Plenty of Preparation)!

Recently, my eldest son landed his ideal starter job on his career journey. Sure, he worked at a well-known supermarket during his college course, but we always discussed that this would just be a stop gap to earn money before getting serious about what he really wants to do in his life. 605 more words