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How to Make Your Own Chocolate Easter Eggs


Chocolate and Easter go together as much as Easter eggs and baskets. Why not combine the different elements and learn how to make your own chocolate Easter eggs? Ask your children to help you make the chocolate eggs and enjoy the time together.... Read full article

How to Make Your Own Natural Egg Dyes


Children love creating and searching for coloured Easter eggs. They’re as much a part of celebrating Easter as chocolate bunnies and baskets. Rather than using pre-made colouring dyes, why not learn how to make your own natural egg dyes?... Read full article

How to Make a Paper Plate Easter Bonnet


In days gone by it wasn’t unusual to see women dressed in their finest clothes and Easter bonnets on Easter morning. The habit of wearing hats has seemingly fallen out of vogue. ... Read full article

How to Make Your Own Easter Tree


People are used to seeing decorated Christmas trees before and sometimes long after the holiday has passed. In recent years, you may also have seen trees decorated with eggs outdoors at Easter time.... Read full article

Single Woman's Guide to Surviving Valentine's Day


It can get pretty hard to be a single woman on Valentine's Day. The romantic nature of the occasion is everywhere - in shop windows, online, on's impossible to escape the message that Valentine's Day is for couples.... Read full article

Struggles Faced by Single Parent Families


Being a single parent is a challenge, but just as with any type of parenting, the rewards are numerous. All parenting has its challenges, but single parents face a unique set of circumstances that takes special navigation. ... Read full article

How to have a fatherless Father's Day


Father’s Day is a wonderful day to celebrate the men in our lives. For a family without a father, however, it can be very painful and is a yearly reminder of the loss already experienced by them.... Read full article

Easter Egg Decorating Ideas


It’s a pretty safe bet you’ll be decorating Easter eggs soon. However, you don’t have to be satisfied with simply dyeing the eggs. Try these Easter egg decorating ideas to make your eggs as individual as the people you’re decorating them for.... Read full article

Letting Go of Perfection as a New Mum


For some women, becoming a new mother is the first time they felt out of control or imperfect. Having a baby can make you feel as if you’ve entered into an entirely new world of disorganisation and chaos.... Read full article

8 ways to exercise post pregnancy

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What an amazing thing your body has gone through over the last 9 months. Now it’s over and your body is all yours again, just remember the huge physical pressure you’ve been under. Don’t expect everything to ping back into place in a couple of months... Read full article