Category Archives: Single mothers

Guest blog – Staying together for the sake of the children

Today’s guest blog is from one mum who blogs at Through AcceptingLimits. It is a brave and honest account of her marriage break up and how it made her consider whether it is always right to stay together for the … 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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Rosie Shelley – From a parenting blog to the world of Google

Today’s guest blog is from Rosie Shelley who describes her journey from starting a parenting blog to the world of Google and how she juggles work with motherhood. ***************************************************************************** As I write this I have to admit I’m not exactly … Continue reading

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Brave award winning mum Lindsay

Recently Netmums asked for their members to vote for their favourite pre-school classes for the Netmums awards and we were inundated with votes.  One of our winners sent us an incredibly moving response upon being told that she had won … Continue reading

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Single Mums – Exploding the Myths – Day 5

All this week Netmums have been featuring personal stories from single mums hoping to break the stereotypes that are so often played out in the media about them. To wrap up the week we’ve asked the very wonderful Ian from … 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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Single Mums Week – Exploding the Myths – Day 3

All this week Netmums are featuring stories from single parents. We have some fabulous bloggers sharing their stories about how they came to be single and the life changes it involved. Today the wonderful Kairen from Confessions of a Single Mum … Continue reading

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Single Mums Week – Exploding the Myths – Day 2

All this week Netmums are featuring stories from single parents. Single parents who may not fit the stereotype that the media likes to portray so willingly.  Today, as it’s Valentines Day we have Lara from The Secret Life of a Divorcee telling … Continue reading

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Single Mums Week – Exploding the Myths – Day 1

All this week Netmums will be featuring stories from single parents. Stories that talk about everything from being suddenly single at 45, to dipping your toes back into the scary world of dating, from losing friends to finding yourself. And … Continue reading

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Team Netmums Blog – Back to school panic and blog celebrations

Here on Team Netmums we’ve been experiencing those ‘where did the summer holidays go?’ feelings and been downing tools and rushing off for some last minute guilt trips with the kids in between the scramble to label uniform and hunt … Continue reading

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