Category Archives: Relationships

12 things you should know about your partner

Having children is like throwing a hand grenade into your relationship. Boom! Everything has changed. And yet, with a little talking and a little time you can make each other seem important, loved and valued. Tell me if this seems familiar… No longer can you walk down the street engrossed in each other’s company. Now when you are out there

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Why our girlfriends make us better mums…

After going through a difficult start to this year I was once again reminded how utterly amazing and invaluable my girlfriends are. As they have always done they encouraged me, supported me, loved me, laughed with me and cried with me. More than a Mum is about helping you rediscover your identity as a woman after becoming a mum and

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Fighting Fair – Do you argue ‘well’ in front of your children?

On Monday I read an article about a really interesting study released by relationships charity OnePlusOne that said, parents who argue and don’t resolve them are putting their child’s health at risk.  Apparently exposure to family feuds can lead to long-term mental health problems, as well as headaches, stomach pains and reduced growth, according to the research.  I thought at

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Mothers are the happiest people in Britain… but not in their relationships

An article in the Telegraph yesterday detailed a new study conducted by the Open University on relationships.  It found that mothers are happier with their lives than any other group in society. The study is apparently one of the most detailed studies of Britain’s relationships ever carried out and found that even for women in unhappy relationships, being a mother

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