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Author: Cathrine

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I’m a parenting journalist. So it may seem a bit weird that I’m choosing to write about politics, because really, most of the things I “investigate” involve parabens in bottle teats and the effects of helicopter parenting. I can list the chemical make-up of breastmilk off the top of my head, and I’m no Richard Poplak *fangirl squeal* but in…

Alone Time

Better late than never, here is the eleventh episode of the Now Look Here! parenting podcast.  After a long, sticky, but all round peaceful Easter weekend, we return to discuss the never ending struggle to find some alone time for yourself. Specifically, we talk about how we manage it, how other parents seem to do it, and why it’s so important (spoiler:…

The name is Bond. Domestic Bond.

With the recent release of the Bond film, “Spectre” in cinemas, we took the opportunity to discuss James Bond films in general, and Daniel Craig in particular. Specifically, we exploited our limited knowledge of the franchise to analyse whether or not James Bond would be any good in the real world, with toddlers and a mortgage. We also have a…