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From working mums to househusbands and mumpreneurs, follow our bloggers as they negotiate the world of work/life balance.

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How about no rewards whatsoever?

How about no rewards whatsoever?

The exam season is upon us and I have been mulling over the merits and disadvantages of bribing, sorry I mean rewarding, children in a bid to make them get…

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The things I've done

The things I've done

Last week I wrote about the things I was going to do to occupy myself and justify my existence because I'm not bringing in money into the household coffers at…

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The things I'm going to do

The things I'm going to do

Today is my first official day of unemployment.   I don't officially become a statistic, of course, because I'm a married woman and I don't count on the figures.

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Do I tick the boxes?

Do I tick the boxes?

In my latest job search I have been filling in online applications at a rapid rate.
New technology is fab for middle-aged folk, because you don't have to fork…

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Tantrums and bad language: and that's just the parents

Tantrums and bad language: and that's just the parents

The behaviour of parents and their children at youngsters' sporting fixtures has led to lessons in good sportsmanship being introduced.
Two thirds of parents told a poll by Opinion…

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