Perhaps we need to rephrase “don’t talk to strangers” and add “even if they have a cute puppy”
Ten Things You Need to Know Before You Have Kids When You Are Living Together

Ten Things You Need to Know Before You Have Kids When You Are Living Together

Jan 6, 2015 | No Comments

  Sir James Munby, president of the High Court Family Division and the most senior family judge in England and Wales wants the law to be changed so that cohabiting couples have similar legal protections to married couples. It’s a reform that […]

Using the kids to get at your ex just makes them love you less.

Using the kids to get at your ex just makes them love you less.

Nov 27, 2014 | No Comments

Dr. ¬†Jennifer Harman writes: Parental alienation involves one parent spoiling the relationship between a child and the other parent in the absence of actual abuse or neglect. In both my personal and professional lives, I have seen many parents actively turn their […]

Ten Things You Need to Know Before You Create a Step Family

Jun 19, 2014 | No Comments

The Office of National Statistics has revealed that the number of stepfamilies in the UK dropped from 631,000 in 2001 to 544,000 in 2011, a slump of 14% in just a decade. The drop has been interpreted as a reflection of the […]

10 Things You Need to Know Before Your Teenager Becomes Sexually Active

May 8, 2014 | No Comments

This week saw the launch of the third National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles. Reassuringly, efforts to persuade teenagers to have safe sex and to use health-screening services seem to be having a positive effect. Looks like that bloke who said […]

The Pitter Patter Of Tiny Hand Grenades

The Pitter Patter Of Tiny Hand Grenades

Oct 28, 2013 | No Comments

When 7lbs of responsibility finds its way out of your womb, life as you knew it is officially over. For a long while there is no room in your life for leisurely lattes on the way to the office, trips to the […]

For the first time since records began, married couples are in a minority in Britain

For the first time since records began, married couples are in a minority in Britain

Oct 28, 2013 | No Comments

For the first time since records began, married couples are in a minority in Britain. Almost half of all children are born out of wedlock, and during the recent election campaign, all three parties made a commitment to encourage traditional two-parent families […]

Marriage: Senior High Court Judge says “Mend it, don’t end it”.

Marriage: Senior High Court Judge says “Mend it, don’t end it”.

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

In 1956 The Royal Commission in England identified that the ‚Äúsingle most important factor in marital breakdown is the idealization of the individual pursuit of self-gratification and personal pleasure at the expense of reciprocal obligations and duties towards spouses, children and society […]

Economic power, autonomy and sexual fulfillment? Women can have it all (almost) says Pulitzer prize winning journalist Liza Mundy

Economic power, autonomy and sexual fulfillment? Women can have it all (almost) says Pulitzer prize winning journalist Liza Mundy

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

Why is it so hard to accept the idea that women are sexually advantaged by having education and earnings? We know that high-earning women are empowered in terms of financial decision-making, household purchases, and getting domestic help from husbands — why not […]

Divorce? Yep, we’ve got an app for that… but it will cost you fourteen million pounds.

Divorce? Yep, we’ve got an app for that… but it will cost you fourteen million pounds.

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

The Government wants to spend 14 million pounds of your money developing a free downloadable divorce app for parents who are splitting up. The scheme will provide interventions that can help parents work together, including intensive counselling, emotional support and mediation, as […]