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Facing the Big Challenges of Being a Single Father in a Healthy Way
Facing the Big Challenges of Being a Single Father in a Healthy Way
Facing the Big Challenges of Being a Single Father in a Healthy Way

Facing the Big Challenges of Being a Single Father in a Healthy Way

16 May 2018

If you’re a single dad, you already know how hard it can be. If you’re about to embark on the journey - whether by choice or circumstance - you’ve probably heard that you have a difficult road ahead. While this is certainly true, it’s important to remember that the path is also rewarding - maybe the most rewarding path you could ever take. Every single dad faces their own s...

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  • The Benefits of Networking
    11 April 2018

    The Benefits of Networking


    When people think of networking, they envision a formal event with important and wealthy businesspeople.  However, networking is more than simply attending events.  Its purpose is to make contacts.  As the saying goes, “It is not what you know, but who you know.”

  • Helping Your Child Learn and Have Fun Online
    03 April 2018

    Helping Your Child Learn and Have Fun Online


    Many kids these days are computer literate before they even start school. It seems that everywhere we look, there are new ways for young people to get online. For some parents, this can be frustrating when it’s hard to get their children to focus on school work, but in some cases, your kids can actually benefit from going online.

  • Why we need to celebrate International Women’s Day
    02 March 2018

    Why we need to celebrate International Women’s Day


    International Women’s Day began as a movement for women’s suffrage. The earliest instance was in 1909 in New York as women were demanding the right to vote. In 1910, a woman called Clara Zetkin from Germany came up with the idea of an International Women’s Day. She organised a conference of 100 women from 17 countries so that women could collectively fight for their rights. Thus,...

  • Top Time Management Tips for Working Mums
    16 February 2018

    Top Time Management Tips for Working Mums


     As a working mother, it can be very exhausting and overwhelming to manage a career, household, and children all at the same time.  The slightest shake up to the routine or a last-minute emergency is bound to make your stress and panic go into overdrive.  How can a working mum stay on top of things to ensure that each day goes as smoothly and calmly as possible?  

  • Doing It All- Tips for Single Working Parents
    06 February 2018

    Doing It All- Tips for Single Working Parents


    Being a single parent is one of the hardest jobs there is, and it can be overwhelming even on a good day. Fulfilling all the tasks associated with being head of the household while making sure your children are safe, happy and well taken care of can lead to quite a bit of stress, so it’s important to find healthy ways to cope and focus on your mental health.

  • Help & Support For New Mums
    22 January 2018

    Help & Support For New Mums


    Help and Support For New Mums

  • Flexibility At Work
    05 January 2018

    Flexibility At Work


    A question many mothers may ask when going back to work is whether it is possible to find a job which is compatible with their childrens’ schooling and how does the law protect them in matters concerning flexibility to balance their work and home life.  It may appear a rather daunting task to find an employer who will be accommodating when it comes to matters regarding the children, lim...

  • Online safety for children: a guide to protecting your kids online
    14 November 2017

    Online safety for children: a guide to protecting your kids online


    Protecting children’s identities online

  • 4 tips for managing parental stress
    05 September 2017

    4 tips for managing parental stress


    Parents are often faced with managing a busy schedule including job related responsibilities, household duties, and raising their children. These demands occasionally result in parenting stress, which is stress associated with being a parent. Parenting stress is associated with both parenting behaviors and child adjustment. Numerous studies have shown that parents who report higher levels of ...

  • The right foods to help your child sleep.
    05 September 2017

    The right foods to help your child sleep.


    Diet is even more important in babies and small children as their bodies and brains are still developing. Because they are so small, they are much more vulnerable to some of the harmful chemical effects from food.

  • Five ways to prepare your child for school
    28 August 2017

    Five ways to prepare your child for school


     Starting school can be very scary for children so preparing your child for school is essential to make the transition a little bit easier for your child, below are five ways you can get your child ready for school.  

  • Ten tips for coping with toddler tantrums
    15 August 2017

    Ten tips for coping with toddler tantrums


    They call it the “Terrible Twos” but toddler tantrums can start at any age. You’ll know the signs soon enough – the screaming, the shaking and the rolling on the floor. It can be upsetting for parents, but here are 10 tips to deal with a tantrumming toddler – and avoiding the tears yourself.

  • How to deal with your fussy eating children
    15 August 2017

    How to deal with your fussy eating children


    There are many parents who struggle with their children being picky eaters, this can be a very frustrating and emotional for both parents and the child. This blog will provide tips for how you can try to slowly get your children to start eating again!

  • What does it take to be an adoptive parent?
    15 August 2017

    What does it take to be an adoptive parent?


    There are many parents who would love to adopt however do not believe they have the right qualities or do not know how or where to start, this blog will briefly inform you on how easy it can be to become an adoptive parent. 

  • 5 food money saving tips involving your freezer
    08 August 2017

    5 food money saving tips involving your freezer


    For many single parent families, food is one of the biggest weekly expenses. It’s scary to think how much we spend on food, drink, snacks and treats, but is there a way to cut food bills down to size without cutting out your favourite foods?

  • Your guide to the social networks your kids use
    02 August 2017

    Your guide to the social networks your kids use


    Facebook is a social network which lets you create a page about yourself. You can add friends, write on people’s pages, share photos and videos including live videos. Facebook Messenger allows you to instant message in group chats or one to one. Facebook allows live streaming.

  • Let
    02 August 2017

    Let's keep kids safe online


    The internet is amazing. Children can play, learn, create and connect - opening up a whole world of exciting possibilities. But with the digital world changing all the time, how can you make sure your child’s staying safe?

  • Are school holidays hurting your business?
    04 April 2017

    Are school holidays hurting your business?


    Are school holidays hurting your business?

  • Medical Advice for parents of children under 5
    14 March 2017

    Medical Advice for parents of children under 5


    An NHS guide for parents and carers of children aged 0-5 years with lots of useful hints and tips from experts in child health including hospital specialists, doctors, health visitors and pharmacists. Download the FREE app and watch the video online here >> http://www.ellisonviewsurgery.nhs.uk/links/medical-advice-for-parents-of-children-under-5/

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