I spent my first year as a mum googling how to parent. It was a sign something was wrong.
OPINION: 'Let’s just tell it like it is. Mothering is boring.'
Dr Margo Lowy
"There's something really wrong with that kid": The comment about my son that made me sick.
'When the doctor lifted up my baby from my belly, I didn’t think she was mine.'
The day I learned about 'intensive mothering' I stopped feeling guilty.
"We forget most of it." The worst thing about motherhood is also the most painful to admit.
"Dear mums of smelly, unmotivated, lazy, moody and confused 14-year-old boys..."
I'm a parenting editor who doesn't have kids. This is what your stories have taught me.
'If you don't have humour, you won't survive.' The top 10 skills you need to be a mum.
"I would make the same choice again." 9 mothers on how they knew they were 'one and done'.
'You will lose friends.' 11 things no one actually tells you about parenting.
'My husband and I sleep in separate bedrooms. Here's what you don't know.'
"My brain was drowning in mental notes." How I started sharing the mental load with my husband.
'I am a mother of a child with autism spectrum disorder. Here's what I want you to know.'
Mr Sally Hepworth left his full-time job to be his wife's "assistant". He loves it.
"People don't warn you": 12 things I’ve learnt in the first 12 months of motherhood.
Before The Bump
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