New Mum Shares Photo Wearing A ‘Giant Mum Nappy’ Because It’s ‘Honest, Raw Stunning And Hilarious’

A mother shared a photo of herself wearing a “giant mum nappy” after giving birth because she wants to “empower” women about every aspect of childbirth. Amanda Bacon, from North Carolina, US, titled the post “motherhood uncensored” as she believes the realities of postpartum life aren’t spoken about enough. Bacon shared a photo her partner…

Term-Time Holiday Fines Top £4m As ITV Reveals More Than 60,000 Fines Have Been Issued

Parents across England were fined more than £4 million for taking their children on term-time holidays last year. Local authorities issued a total of 68,438 fines for unauthorised absences from school for family holidays between 1 September 2015 and 31 July 2016, according to Freedom of Information Act responses sent to ITV’s ‘Tonight’ programme. The high number…

How A Toddler’s Wise Words Helped Mother Pukka Come To Terms With A Miscarriage

After miscarriage, solace can sometimes be found in the most unexpected places. When Anna Whitehouse, from London, was coping with the grief of losing a baby, she could have kicked herself for having told her toddler she was pregnant.  Little did the mum-of-one realise that her daughter Mae would help counsel her through the loss.  Mae displayed a three-year-old’s…

How Three Same-Sex Couples Chose Between Sperm Donation, Surrogacy And Adoption

For same-sex couples, starting a family can be a complicated process.  Although in the 21st century it has become easier for homosexual couples to become parents, they’re still faced with the tricky decision of choosing the best route to bring a baby into the world. There are around 20,000 dependent children living in same-sex couple families,…

Kym Marsh Left Cringing On TV After Daughter Polly’s ‘Boobies’ Admission On ‘Big Star’s Little Star’

Kym Marsh was left cringing after her daughter made an embarrassing confession about her on national TV. Marsh’s four-year-old daughter Polly, who was appearing with her mum on ITV’s Big Star’s Little Star, was asked by presenter Stephen Mulhern what she doesn’t like about her mum.  And Polly didn’t hesitate to admit: “When she gets…

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