Saturday, July 22, 2017

DADDY ISSUES Why we infantilise fathers and glorify mothers

Feminism, at its core, is about equality. In patriarchal society women have been, and are, at a disadvantage. How does this society also disadvantage...

IT’S A ….. Angela has news!

  Writer Angela Stuart is expecting a baby with her husband Stephen following the heartbreak of miscarriage. This week she reveals the gender of her...

PREGNANT AFTER MISCARRIAGE Part two of Angela Stuart’s story

In part two of our series on becoming pregnant after miscarriage, writer Angela Stuart describes the aftermath of losing her baby Isla Grace and...

PARENTING Can you be a princess pink loving feminist?

Parenting blogger Beth Kilkenny of the Motherhub was certain she would NOT be that mother who dresses her little girl in head to toe...

GAMING ADDICTION When virtual reality takes over

Last year One Step Clinic saw a large increase in the number of parents seeking help with their teenagers' addiction to gaming. In a...

LIFE AFTER LOSS An intimate story of losing a baby

In the first of a series, writer Angela Doyle Stuart shares her heartbreaking story of losing her baby girl, Isla Grace, at 18 weeks....

NEW TOY An Irish invention brings joy to dogs and their owners

It was the wedding album that done it.  Sandy the pup labrador was adorable but she was destroying James and Lauren McIlvenna's home and...

CHILD’S PLAY When is the right time to discuss money?

My five year old Patrick is known to say, 'Just buy another one,' after the breakage of a toy/glass/vase/lipstick/shall I go on? The poor...

BELIEVE IN MAGIC Dressing up and down with our best of kidswear this Christmas

'And above all, watch with glittering eyes, the whole world around you, because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places....

MAKING MEMORIES The importance of being earnest

Marking occasions and celebrating with friends and family takes effort and expense with the added risk of controversy depending on who's invited, or indeed...