Monthly Archives: March 2012

Online Dating: What Sort of People Do You Meet?!

In this post, Kairen (writer of the fabulous blog, Confesions of a Single Mum) tells us about the “types” you can meet when dating online. It’s a light-hearted post… (I can say with confidence that I am none of these btw!!!) … Continue reading

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Odd Socks – Putting Children First

Rebecca (OnlyMums) and I have been trying to progress the “Odd Socks” project ever since a young person turned to us (in our office) with the statement “you are all about the parents – what about the kids?” It is hard to get … Continue reading

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Motherhood: A Dad’s View

CoffeeCurls tagged me for this post. I’m honoured! It’s to do with Motherhood and was prepared around Mother’s Day. As many of you will appreciate, I have been raising my two daughters, Priya and Anya largely on my own for a … Continue reading

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What is Domestic Violence ?

Some of the hardest calls we get at OnlyMums and OnlyDads come under this heading of domestic violence (DV). Apart from offering some emergency signposting, we really wanted to spell out an answer to the question, “what is domestic violence?” … Continue reading

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Why F4J Should Leave Mumsnet and M&S Alone

Groups such as OnlyDads and OnlyMums have developed a positive on-line profile with their Twitter accounts, blog, and websites during our five years of running. In that time we have never been told of any “anti-male hatred” on the Mumsnet Twitter stream or website. We have, … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day for Single Mums

It’s Mother’s Day on Sunday (or Mothering Sunday, if my Mum is reading this). If it’s anything like Father’s Day in this house, it will mean you mums will be getting woken up at way-too-early o’clock, while smiling faces hand you … Continue reading

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Doesn’t Time Fly!!?

I know many readers of this blog and many followers on Twitter have really young children. When a very special friend sent me this photo just an hour ago; well the memories came rushing back. I had taken the girls … Continue reading

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