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Baby Career: Which would you choose?

I find it shocking that in 21st century Britain, that women still have to choose between a career and a family. I’m calling an end to it right now. Women of Britain, if you want a family, your career shouldn’t hold you back and vice versa. Have both. It’s hard work, but it’s doable. See below and you’ll get some great hints on how
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Top Tips To Help You Plan a Children’s Party

The thought of entertaining a bunch of expectant, impatient and sugar-fuelled tots may fill you with dread. However, pulling off a great kids’ party is easy as long as you know how. Here are some top tips to help you through this parental rite of passage. Get started ASAP The most important thing is to start organizing as soon as possible. The earlier you
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Great Ideas for Your Date Nights

Let’s face it, when you’ve got kids it can be difficult to keep the romance alive in your relationship. Sleepless nights, tears, tantrums and nappy changes are all sure fire ways to kill the mood. However, with a little effort it’s possible to rekindle the spark. For example, if you get the chance, book a babysitter and enjoy a date night with your partner.
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You thought you knew how to be a parent? Wrong: it isn’t what you do, it’s who you are

Before we get into the detail of the article, I really want to thank the team here for letting me post here with them.  It means a lot to be able to get something published for my Business Blog at great site like this. An American economist has overturned our assumptions about society’s ills in a new book, Freakonomics. In our first extract the crucial
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Kayaking Vacations: A Beginners Guide For Parents

Kayaking is a popular way of traveling across water. Some people use kayaks as part of search and rescue operations during flooding, for example. But others use kayaks for wilderness exploration and as part of other adventure activities. It’s one of those things that people of all ages can enjoy. Are you planning to go on vacation with your family soon? If so, and
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6 Clever Questions To Ask An Estate Agent When Viewing A Property For Sale

Viewing and buying property for sale in Devon or anywhere for that matter can be compared to a psychological game of poke.  There are high stakes at risk and huge rewards for the seller/estate agent to avoid inconvenient facts and bluff during negotiations.  The great thing is though, that all estate agents, like the team at Strutt & Parker, legally have to tell you
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Top Tips For A Happy Family Lifestyle

If you have children and a young family then, it won’t always be the idyllic scene you imagine. There are some real-life struggles that come with being a parent. You will already know all about the troubles having a family can cause. You might pray for an easy life. Most parents do. Finding a balance in your family home is the best way to
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Keeping Your Children Safe on Facebook

Can we, as parents, ever truly know what our kids are doing on Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, or Twitter, or any of the countless other social media sites currently out there? I had a really interesting week just before school broke up, as both a teacher and a parent, and thought I’d share my findings with other parents. I set my year 11 class a
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Three Beautiful Destinations for This Year’s Family Holidays

Family holidays are always something to look forward to, especially when you have had most of the year spent with work and family obligations. But, with so many destinations to choose from, even coming up with a list of top destinations for the whole family to enjoy can be quite a daunting task. Luckily, this travel guide contains a few words of advice to
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Ways that Your Kids can Improve Your Home’s Security

You want to keep a safe home, but not just for yourself. Your kids are the most important thing in your life and you want to keep them safe more than anything in the world. Part of keeping your kids safe means keeping the home that you provide for them as safe as it can possibly be. You may feel stressed, thinking that all
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