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Struggles of being a single mom (and overcoming them)

Struggles of being a single mom (and overcoming them)

Are you a single parent? Or maybe you are thinking of becoming one... Life as a single mum is very busy; there is no time to stop and deal with the issues we face. Does this sound like you? If you’d like to start addressing the struggles of being a single mom, check...

Difference between fixed or growth mindset

Difference between fixed or growth mindset

Are you aware how much our mindset can influence our lives? It is the sum of our mental attitude and dictates how us single mums view ourselves. It also influences our belief in our abilities, our past and the possibilities in our futures. We all need to know the...

How to understand men (in a relationship)

How to understand men (in a relationship)

Who hasn't heard the term 'Men are from Mars, women are from Venus?' Doesn't it make you want to learn how to understand men? We all know the term means men and women are very different but do we understand the nuances behind it? If you don't want to continue to be...

Why do people have affairs?

Why do people have affairs?

Have you ever wondered if your partner is cheating in your relationship? Or maybe you are just curious to find out whether there is a ‘type’ of person who cheats. This subject can be very stressful so lets peel back this layer and understand why people have affairs....

Perimenopause symptom checker

Perimenopause symptom checker

The menopause is a natural stage in a woman's life. We will all enter it at some point. First comes the perimenopause, where our periods start changing. We may also experience other symptoms, listed in the perimenopause symptom checker. This is the time in our lives...

Everything you need to know about Periods

Everything you need to know about Periods

The life of a woman can be measured in terms of her menstrual life. A blossoming teenager, physically and mentally maturing. Then a young woman, sexually active and able to have children to a more mature lady dealing with the menopause. As women, it can feel like our...

Money matters in marriage – (when to talk finance)

Money matters in marriage – (when to talk finance)

When it comes to relationships, money can be a contentious issue. Whether you are in a new relationship, moving in with each other or sadly separating, the discussion about money is always a tense one. Have you found this at any point in your relationship? What...

What to do in London (May half-term activities)

What to do in London (May half-term activities)

In the UK, the spring has been firmly heralded in by the time May half-term is here. The sun is shining, flowers are blooming and excitement is in the air. For the last week of May 2021 is half-term and children have one week out of school. School holidays are...

Family Easter activities at home 2021

Family Easter activities at home 2021

The smell of chocolate eggs in the air, fluffy Easter bunnies hopping down the road, families planning to gather and spring flowers popping up in the garden. This can only mean one thing. The Easter weekend, along with Easter activities is almost here. Easter Sunday...

How to be the best girlfriend – (read here for top tips)

How to be the best girlfriend – (read here for top tips)

Is it possible to be a better girlfriend? To even be the best or a perfect girlfriend? Whether your relationship is a first love, together for a few years or married, we could all do with some ideas on how to be a good partner. But how do we know what would make us a...