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The perfect Mother-Daughter relationship – brutal honesty on shopping trips, regular calls and girly weekend breaks

The perfect daughter speaks to her mum every day, shares a love of soap operas and gets on well with all her mum’s friends, a new survey has found. Researchers revealed she will also take her dear old mum out for a girly lunch once a week and will always be available in an emergency. [...]


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Modern mums more adventurous (and exotic) in the kitchen

Modern mums are far more adventurous in the kitchen than their own mothers ever were, new research has revealed. A study found today’s mums lived on a staple diet of British classics like shepherd’s pie, roast lamb and toad in the hole when they themselves were young. But now they are parents they think nothing [...]


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New mums feel they ‘lose their identity’ during baby’s first year

The average first-time mum finds the first year of her baby’s life ‘chaotic’, ‘tiring’ and ‘stressful’ – as a detailed study into the trials and tribulations of becoming a parent showed the extent to which mums find the initial 12 months emotionally and physically draining. A large percentage even admitted the more negative aspects of [...]


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Being a mum means a 57-hour week – on top of a career

Being a mum IS a full-time job, it has emerged – after a study found the average mother devotes a staggering 57 hours a week to tasks such as cooking, cleaning, washing and playing nurse to the family. The research found that typically a mum carries out 34 tasks per day, a grand total of [...]


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Mum on the run – average mum drives 1,248 miles a year ferrying around family

The average mum drives 1,248 miles – the equivalent of London to Zurich and back – ferrying the kids around every year, it has been revealed. The incredible lengths which mums go to to ensure the children get to sports clubs, swimming events and other evening hobbies on time emerged following a study carried out [...]


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Lie-ins, restaurants and nights-in with the other half – the things mums miss most after baby

Lying in bed, uninterrupted nights with the partner and eating out in restaurants are among the things new mums miss the most after giving birth, a study has revealed. Researchers found that while they surround themselves with their new baby in the first weeks, mums can’t help but miss parts of their ‘old’ life, with [...]


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23 years – the age women finally appreciate mum

Women only start to appreciate their mums at the age of 23, it has been revealed. It isn’t until after a few tempestuous years of teenage angst, door slams and outfit disagreements that mum and daughter become truly appreciative of one another. With the average teenage girl experiencing 183 quarrels with mum, 123 bouts of [...]


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Mum’s a fashionista, dad’s a mechanic- when it comes to the children

Fixing broken bikes and toys and making dens are considered dads’ jobs – while deciding what the children should wear, shopping for clothes and baking cakes are mums’ main responsibilities, it has been revealed. A study of 2,000 parents revealed the main roles of mum and dad in the average British household and showed dad’s [...]


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66 hours- the workload of the working mum

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Working mums regularly put in a 28-hour week looking after the kids – on top of their full-time job, it has been revealed. Researchers found caring for the children and managing their home, as well as holding down a paid job, ensure mums are on the go for just over 13 hours every weekday. Cooking [...]


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Adele named the best new celebrity mum- by mums

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Singing superstar Adele has been named as Britain’s best-loved new celebrity mum. The Tottenham-born singer and songwriter, who scooped a hat-trick of awards at the Brits, Grammys and Oscars, gave birth to son Angelo James last October and was hailed as the mother who would be most welcome at mother and baby groups. The Skyfall [...]


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