Parenting

Does Growing Up Mean Growing Apart?

My teenagers are growing up but does this mean we have to grow apart?  Growing up generally involves a defining moment in everyone’s life.  For my daughter, this was not when she hit puberty, but when she turned 13.  This was the magical number to her.  It signified…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #4

Well as if on cue the sun shone all weekend as we all celebrated our roles as mothers and paid tribute to our own.  My teens did not disappoint and were on their best behaviour all weekend, making a particularly special effort at the obligatory Mother’s Day Lunch…

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Lifestyle

Guest Post – Why Does Style Change At 50?

You would think that the woman pioneering a change in attitudes towards the way women dress in midlife has herself passed that milestone.  The reality, however, is that Jacynth Bassett, is a 24 year old Cambridge law graduate, who inspired by her mother’s style frustrations has made it her…

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Tweens, Teens & Beyond #3

The Spring Equinox has been and gone and I hope we can now look forward to some serious days of sunshine and long balmy evenings as we move into the third week of linky Tweens, Teens & Beyond hosted by myself and my fellow Tween & Teen Bloggers, Sharon…

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