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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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Staying safe

As parents we all want to ensure that our children remain safe. There are lots of ways we can do this, but the key principle…

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Childcare tax rebate

The childcare tax rebate is good news on several fronts. First, it extends childcare help which some have been able to claim through childcare vouchers to many more people. Second,…

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Science and small people

Science and three year olds may be a match made in heaven. After all, they do like to experiment. For this reason, it seemed quite a good idea to take…

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Never seeing your kids

This week there was a minor storm in a teacup when Jenny Willott questioned, probably in passing, why parents have children if they never get to see them. She was…

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Friday night on Oxford Street

Friday night on Oxford Street

I've been thinking – I really need to get up to speed with this mobile phone and texting stuff, particularly after last Friday. The scenario went like this. Granddaughter 1…

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