Category Archives: Busting the myths

Why mums need a Well Being Plan

Today’s guest blog is from Emma Laing a midwife at the charity Tommy’s. To mark the launch of the ground-breaking new report on Mums Maternal Mental health she talks about how we need to raise awareness of ante and postnatal … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – Single parents, I salute you

Our blog of the week this week comes from Dad Down Under, who writes brilliantly and amusingly about being a stay at home dad in Australia. This post is his little nod to the amazing job so many of those … Continue reading

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Standing up to Stigma by Amanda Lamb

Today’s guest blog is from television presenter Amanda Lamb, best known for presenting A Place in the Sun and currently presenting You Deserve this House on Channel 4. She writes todays post about mental health problems in her own family … Continue reading

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Single Mums Week – Exploding the myths – Day 4

All this week Netmums are featuring stories from single parents. Today’s blog is written by Gemma, a single mum to Alfie who runs her own business – Vintage Gems – Inspired by the Past. She writes about how she picked herself … Continue reading

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