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Saturday 16 August, 2014

Opinion: Should you bring your kids to music festivals?

I’m sure many looked at us and thought we were demented, possibly cruel, or just that we couldn’t get a babysitter. But that’s not the case.

Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Opinion: My son is a little boy who happens to like pink... isn’t that allowed?

“It’s not fair Mama, why do only girls get sparkly things?”

Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Opinion: Our daughters can't be expected to live for the sole purpose of bearing children

Comments made by a high-profile TV presenter about girls’ education have sparked a backlash – have we not learned anything over the past few decades?

Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Column: #NoMakeupSelfies abound, but where's the barefaced truth on social media?

Social media has become our ‘happiness record’. Nobody wants to know about the bad stuff – the laundry piles, the messy house, the sticky kids – and we’re just adding to the pressure to be perfect, writes Sinéad Fox.

Sunday 2 February, 2014

Column: Should I intervene if a child is having a tantrum?

Tantrums are hard. They’re hard on the child and on the parents – but what should you do if you see a stranger’s child having a tantrum? Sinéad Fox gives some tips.