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Men, please do better

(5 minute read) Sarah Everard’s tragic murder in early March has shocked the United Kingdom. But this profoundly personal testimony from Tamsin Tomlinson reveals the reality of threat women face on a daily basis.

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Family

The greatest gift…

(4 minute read)
Marie McCoy offers an inspiring and honest glimpse into the life of a modern mum.

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Be like a tree

(6 minute read)
Clare Campbell finds powerful life lessons amid the branches and roots …

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COVID-19FamilyLatest

Being a grandma in a time of pandemic …

(7 minute read)
Marian Green misses physical contact with her grandchildren but is finding new (and old) ways to keep in touch.

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A headteacher’s pandemic diary

(13 minute read)
Clare Campbell writes movingly of life under lockdown in the classroom.

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Bendiciones

Ida Nieves remembers the Latino Christmases of her childhood. As 2020’s celebrations loom, she wishes Bendiciones to all but already misses the hugs!

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COVID-19Family

A world without hugs…

(4 minute read)
Marie McCoy explores the sadness of a world deprived of the sense of touch.

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FamilyLifestyleThought-provoking

A love that is not transactional

(6 minute read)
Advent can speak to us of authenticity in our relationships, believes Nicole Law.

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FamilyLifestyleSocial Issues

Happy Thanksgiving!

(3 minutes) But what on earth is this most American of celebrations all about? Keith Stanfield pens a modern and very personal ode of gratitude to the “land of the free and the home of the brave”

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How to connect with your children’s emotions

(6 minute read)
Explore them, don’t dodge them… Ronnie Convery learns excellent parenting tips from a specialist US study centre.

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