Step-Parenting

Try your luck and enter to win 1 of 3 Tesco vouchers worth £270!

Hey, there! Thanks for visiting. Our site has been left out in the cold a bit, but that’s because so much has gone on personally. On top of that, there is so much content that is being created for the site that you will see trickle on here starting this week. That’s why we wanted …

Step-Parenting

5 ways to best care for your step children

Becoming a stepparent, as you probably know, is a really big task to take on. There are so many different things to consider and every single situation is very unique to the individual. Whether the biological parent is involved, custody has been decided or the parent’s communication has broken down, you will find yourself trying …

Step-Parenting

How to make a vegan diet for kids be nourishing

Today we have a wonderful guest post by Louise Palmer-Masterton, who is the founder of award winning restaurant Stem & Glory. In this post she shares with us how it is possible to make a vegan diet for kids be nourishing. There are a lot of misconceptions about kids and vegan diets, and if you …

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Step-Parenting

My Very Real Dad – Thoughts on my “Non-Biological” yet Real Father

When I was younger, I tried to hide from people the fact that my Dad wasn’t my ‘real’ Dad. Isn’t that just about the worst phrase by the way? Not real, seems to indicate; not true, not valid, not whole. School friends of mine were kept deliberately in the dark. I didn’t want my Dad to …

4 Simple dating ideas for single parents
Dating Single Parents

4 Simple dating ideas for single parents

There’s nothing like being with your kids and enjoying quality time, right? Unless, the world has been pretty much turned upside down and you are longing for some conversation and quality time with adults. As a single parent, that is probably the case. So if you’re dating during the pandemic, then we have some fun …

Dating Single Parents

Dating as a single parent: How to stay safe during the pandemic

Dating as a single parent can be difficult anytime. Add to that a global pandemic and you may as well wait until your kids move out of the house. Kidding. We all know that dating is difficult, and as a single parent even more so. So, what can you do to stay safe during the …

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What If HCBM (high conflict bio mom) Isn’t High Conflict?

Many of us stepmoms deal with a bio mom who is high conflict. If you asked me a year ago, I would have said my step kids’ mom high incredibly high conflict. Heck, if you had asked me about five months ago, I would have still held strong in that belief. But now? I would …

Outdoor Actvities

5 simple + fun ways to make your garden kid friendly

If you have a garden and you have kids, you may not know where to start in making your garden kid friendly. Well, we know how difficult it can be to find the balance between a garden that you love and a garden that your kids can enjoy too. Not just that, but also a …

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Oh hey, it’s October and we are joining in #Blogtober2020

March 11. That’s the last time that I wrote something for this site. During that time we’ve had a global pandemic, parents are homeschooling their kids, summer has come and gone, and here I sit on the 1 of October trying to get back into the groove and give this site the attention it so …

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Half Term Fun in Cambridge with the Kids

By the time half term rolls around any non-resident parent is eager to have some quality, filled moments with their kids. There’s nothing like having a block of time to enjoy being together and exploring the city. We are lucky that Cambridge is home, and with a city as vibrant we don’t have to leave. …