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34 minutes: the amount of time the average family gets to spend together each day

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• New research reveals one in four parents feel too busy to spend enough time with their kids • Long working hours, lengthy commutes and exhaustion are to blame • When families do spend time together it’s often filled with non-active events like the cinema, television nights or computer games • But the appetite for [...]


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Parents Define Happiness and Success

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One in five parents believes it’s more important for their child to be successful and wealthy than happy and healthy when they are an adult, research has revealed. A study of 2,000 parents of children aged 4-18 found 20 per cent of parents think money and success are imperative to their child’s future. A further [...]


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Top 30 Parenting Challenges

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Being able to afford everything for your child, a lack of sleep and getting children to eat what you put in front of them have been named among the top challenges faced by parents, a study has revealed. Researchers found nine in ten parents feel they face a series of challenges to bring up their [...]


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Top Ten Things Parents Disagree On

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One parent saying yes to a child when the other has just said no is amongst the top 3 things parents are most likely to disagree on The average parent argues eight times a month about bringing up the children How to discipline your children, giving in to tantrums and one of you saying yes [...]


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Dads feel the pressure to bake ‘best in class’ birthday cakes for their kids

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The popularity of cooking shows like the Great British Bake-Off has triggered a wave of birthday cake wars, between competitive parents, a study has found. A survey of 1,500 parents has found almost three quarters of mums and dads confess they always aim to make the ‘best in class’ birthday cake for their children. But it [...]


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Two thirds of men would be happy to be a stay-at-home dad

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Two thirds of men would be happy to be a stay-at-home dad, a study has revealed. Despite mums traditionally dealing with the majority of childcare, three quarters of men say they would be happy to quit work during their son or daughter’s first year so that their partner can return to their job, instead of [...]


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Top 50 Signs Of A Mum

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NEWS COPY Buying gallons of milk, always having a packet of wet wipes to hand and knowing the words to ‘Let it Go’ are just some of the signs of being a mum, it has been revealed. They’ll also be yearning for a long lie in, have photos of their children as a screensaver and [...]


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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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Women want to be more daring – but worry what mum would say…

Half of women admit they would love to be ‘more daring’ – but worry ‘what mum would say’, a new study has revealed. Researchers found millions of females yearn to quit their job, take time out to travel or get a tattoo, but fear the backlash from the leading lady in their life. Others said [...]


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Dad’s the ‘fun one’ – and mum doesn’t approve

Millions of mums reckon they get a raw deal – because dad gets a hero’s welcome as soon as he walks through the door, new research has shown. Researchers found a large percentage of mums are left down in the dumps when, after a long day caring for the kids and laying down the law, [...]


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