The B-List

  • The B List: 11 inspirational parenting blogs

    The B List: 11 inspirational parenting blogs

Single parent stereotypes

Image credit: Pexels Being a single parent, especially a single Mum, is hard. We live in grotty houses, we have no money, we are fed up of being on our own, our children are unruly and we eye up all the Dads in the school playground. Except that it’s not.  How many general stereotypes about…

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Arts & Crafts: How to do macrame

One thing that I have been missing a lot recently is crafting. I used to spend a lot of my spare time making things, all of which were self taught. Pom poms, tissue honeycomb balls, wall hangings, signs and dream catchers. Lately, I just don’t seem to have (or make) time to do things like…

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Are you squeaky clean or downright dirty? When should you wash your hands?

Image credit: Pexels US news host Pete Hegseth announced recently that he hadn’t washed his hands for 10 years, and everyone got on their collective high horse – not before checking they had some hand sanitiser about their person first – to express their outrage. Me included. Because it IS disgusting isn’t it, having such…

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SEND: Where is the love?

It’s February, the month of love.  You may be surprised to know that spouses and lovers are not the most popular recipients of Valentine’s Day cards. Teachers will have received the most Valentine’s Day cards and children will have gotten more than their parents. I’ll be honest, I’m not feeling the love much this year and…

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Reviews: Half term activities

Image credit: Pexels I don’t know if you’ve noticed but after the brief spats of snow and the grey and wetness that is winter, the temperature is slowly (very) starting to rise and there are even spots of blue in the sky and I swear I spotted the sun. I’m happy to say this means…

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Happiness: Making goals for 2019

Image credit: Pexels Happy half term everyone. There’s something about the first half term of the year that has me whipping my notebook out and making those all important plans for 2019. Now January is out of the way, there’s everything to look forward to. Spring is on it’s way (well, that’s what I keep…

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