Single Parents Archive

When You Should Hire Some Help At Home

If you have ever wondered how on earth you’re going to get through a busy day with work, the kids and the cooking, you are not alone. Mums are busier today than they have ever been, despite all of life’s modern conveniences. We read hundreds of blogs about time-saving techniques and technologies to help us [&hellip


Back for good? A guide to living with your adult children

For parents of a certain age, the sound of summer is no longer ice cream van chimes or garden sprinklers. It’s the click of a key in the front door and the pulse of unfamiliar music from upstairs. Because, right now, thousands of UK students are returning from university to spend the next few months [&hellip


Homework classes for parents planned

Parents are to be paid to attend classes to help their children with maths, English and science homework. It follows a scheme in Illinois, in the United States, where parents were allocated either a free all-day pre-school place for their child or a place at a parent academy. The study found that the parent academy [&hellip