The Cityparents Blog

Marva's blog: New Girl

Date 21st Aug 2018 Comments 0 Comments

It can be a bit of a weird one, can’t it, making meaningful new friendships as an adult?  I mean, brand new friendships, with other adults with whom you genuinely have things in common and... Read More

Hayley's blog: Are they naughty?

Date 7th Aug 2018 Comments 1 Comments

"I attended a Cityparents seminar a few weeks ago, ran by mother and parenting expert Sarah Ockwell-Smith. The topic was “Understanding Naughty.” My son is almost 2 and a half - if I... Read More

Rosie's blog: Back to normailty

Date 12th Jul 2018 Comments 3 Comments

Its scarcely seems like almost three months since my youngest son was discharged from hospital. I felt at the time as if my world had been turned upside down; indeed, all of our worlds had been turne... Read More

Kim's blog: Reflections

Date 6th Jul 2018 Comments 0 Comments

It’s my second to last ever Primary school summer fair today which means its nearly the end of term and time for melancholy reflections on how much the children have grown up and changed since ... Read More

Freddy's blog: Plans

Date 28th Jun 2018 Comments 0 Comments

I don’t like to make plans. My wife and I spent a lot of time talking about it in our early years. When we were single, she used to divide Friday night to Sunday night into seven time slots to ... Read More

Dolly's blog: Time.

Date 12th Jun 2018 Comments 1 Comments

It was a funny old week.  Mr D was working, but the kids and I had a half term staycation.  I enjoy these one parent holidays because I’ve realised how much more I interact with the c... Read More

Hayleys blog: Thanks!

Date 16th May 2018 Comments 7 Comments

“The day before you turned two, we flew back from our holiday and you sat on my lap for most of the flight home. You were just short of having a ‘paid-for’ seat on the plane, so whi... Read More

Marva's blog: Me & You - Part 2

Date 25th Apr 2018 Comments 2 Comments

Can there ever be too much of a good thing? I ask myself.  I decide “yes”, as I stand at the window, staring down at the leafy cul-de-sac formed of tidy, well kept homes and manic... Read More

Rosie's blog: Unexpected Easter

Date 18th Apr 2018 Comments 4 Comments

In common with most parents, the Easter holidays was being looked forward to with huge anticipation this year. Easter as the time of new beginnings is always one of our favourite times of year. W... Read More
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