Category Archives: Real Parenting

Team Netmums Blog – Pesky Pregnancy Hormones

One of the threads we loved reading in the Netmums coffeehouse this week was this one where mums shared all the things that had reduced them to a blubbering wreck whilst they were pregnant. Team Netmums nodded in recognition as we … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – 5 things a good mother wouldn’t do

This post by LondiniMum caught our eye this week, making us laugh out loud and nod our head in agreement. It’s not all bunting and cupcakes at our house either! So tell us – have you ever been guilty of … Continue reading

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Team Netmums Blog. I swear my child will never….

This week’s Team Netmum’s Blog is inspired by this thread on the site about the promises you make when pregnant about the way you will bring up your child.  It is so easy to make wild vows or think about … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – Parent Confessions

Our Blog of the Week this week comes from Claire from The Ministry of Mum who has some parental confessions to make.  It made us laugh out loud and we just had to share it with you. Have you got … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – 20 things I want my teenage daughters to know

We laughed out loud and in recognition at this blog from Sara Bran  and just had to share it with your as our Blog of the Week. Just brilliant. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 20 Things I Want My Teenage Daughter to Know – … Continue reading

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Team Netmums Blog: Mums knows best

This week’s blog was inspired by some busy threads on Netmums over the past few weeks about whether parenting books make mums feel ‘guilty’ or inadequate and whether they set unattainable targets for mums to reach. ……………………………………………………………………. When you first … Continue reading

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Guest post – Whatever you do, don’t laugh

Today’s guest post is from Ben Wakeling, dad, blogger (Goodbyepertbreasts) and author of ‘Goodbye Pert Breasts – Diary of a newborn dad’.  He writes about how hard it is sometimes not to laugh when your child has been up to … Continue reading

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