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What if Your Child is the Bully?

Amy’s daughter’s teacher sounded embarrassed, “Tess is bullying another little girl,” she said. "I couldn't believe it!" said Amy, "Tess wasn't the bullying type!” Her teacher explained that the girl had complained of being ostracised. This was upsetting but fairly...

Stay Safe Online

Use the latest OS (Operating System) - The most recent OS is generally the safest. Microsoft’s Windows 10 is their most up-to-date OS, and anything earlier should really be upgraded. Don’t forget that free software updates are issued all the time. Take advantage of...

Beginner’s Guide to Firework Photography

I'm a keen amateur photographer but I always failed at firework photography until last year when I decided to get serious. I've put together this short guide. Kit: camera, torch, tripod, charged battery (and spare), decent memory card, remote shutter release....

The Day of the Dead

Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is not a Mexican version of Halloween. The two annual events differ in traditions and tone. While Halloween is a dark night of terror and mischief, the Day of the Dead festivities honour deceased family members. Revellers don...

Which is the Right Yoga Mat for You?

Yoga is hugely popular now, with classes and YouTube tutorials dedicated to making our cores stronger and our bodies more flexible. Yoga doesn't require a lot of equipment or space, which means it's easy to practice between sessions on your own. But if you're going to...

The Story of the Three-Piece Suite

Have you ever wondered how we ended up with the three-piece suite? The story is a 20th Century one and the key to its success is wrapped up in functionality and cost. As the middle and working classes moved out of slums and into their own homes, they needed furniture....

How to get to Wimbledon

I’ve always been a fan of Wimbledon, and ever since my older brother came home from a school trip, excitedly describing his visit to Centre Court, I’ve had a dream to visit the championship myself. If a visit to Wimbledon is on your bucket list too, here’s what to do....

Shiloh – A Place of Support

Shiloh Rotherham is a charity that supports adults who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. Based at Station Road, Masborough, our team of staff and volunteers works with partners to provide a non-residential day service three days per week. Our vision is to...

Life as Mum of a Boy

The first three months as a new mum were horrific. My friend’s husband told me that after 12 weeks it gets better and boy, did I hang on to that promise! I struggled with feeding (breast and bottle) and a lack of uninterrupted sleep. Twenty months later, I’ve accepted...

A Day With the Elephants

When we first started planning our trip to India, I asked the family for ideas of what they’d like to do. Top of the list for our daughters was a day with elephants. Today their dream finally came true! We visited a sanctuary that cares for around 130 elephants. In...

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