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One Desolate Housewife, Desperate to Belong

Another parent blogger recently wrote about how local parents have ostracised her child from the neighbourhood peer group. He’s a victim, she thinks, of “the parenting wars”; these parents blame his any tiny incidents of less than perfect behaviour on … Continue reading

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Resolutely despairing

Heartrending piece in Guardian Family yesterday. In it, Bibi Lynch pleads with mothers to stop complaining about the stresses of our lives, for we are the truly lucky ones. She will never have the chance to complain about motherhood, for … Continue reading

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