Category: Parent Voices

New Mum Reveals How After A ‘Long And Hard Ride’ She Can Finally See The Beauty In Her Postpartum Body

A new mum has shared a powerful Instagram post about how after a “long and hard postpartum ride,” she can finally “see the light”.  Alexandra Kilmurray, from...

Man Calls Out Waitrose For Kids’ Birthday Cards Selection That Portray Gender Stereotypes

A former politician has called out Waitrose for selling a selection of children’s birthday cards that portray gender stereotypes for boys and girls. Sir Peter Luff...

Celebrity Parents Get Real About What Having Children Is Really Like

Danny Dyer, Jonathan Ross, Frankie Boyle, Freddie Flintoff and Sally Phillips have opened up about the state of their home for the new series of Channel 4’s...

How A Toddler’s Wise Words Helped Mother Pukka Come To Terms With A Miscarriage

After miscarriage, solace can sometimes be found in the most unexpected places. When Anna Whitehouse, from London, was coping with the grief of losing a baby, she...

How To Give The Gift Of Giving To Your Kids

As the Christmas countdown begins, our children’s excitement escalates, fuelled by their wish lists to Santa, school playground chatter and constant toys and games...

Mum Redefines What It Means To ‘Look Like A Mother’ In Photo Series After Feeling Like She Didn’t Fit In

A photographer has created a photo series featuring “non-stereotypical” mothers and their children to shine a light on the diversity of modern mums. Celia Sanchez,...

Baby Cold: Parents Share Tips For Helping Baby Through The Sniffles

It may be called a common cold, but when your baby develops a cold it’s a BIG DEAL. Your baby’s miserable so you’re anxious (and possible sleep deprived) and those...

Susanna Reid Defends Janet Jackson After Piers Morgan Implies She’s Too Old To Have A Baby

Susanna Reid came to Janet Jackson’s defence when Piers Morgan implied the popstar was too old to have her first child at 50. The 46-year-old ‘Good Morning...

10 Things I’ve Learned About Having A Child With Down’s Syndrome

Dad-of-two Steve Palmer is not a fan of the word ‘inspirational’, but his 12-year-old son Stanley, who has Down’s Syndrome, is the inspiration behind...

Mum Whose Sons Have Two Different Dads Explains Why She Has ‘Not A Damn Thing To Be Ashamed Of’

A mum whose sons have two different dads has written a heartfelt Facebook post Facebook about why she has “not a damn thing to be ashamed of”. Whitney Renee...