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Your Best Pregnancy with Rennie – Single Mum, Parents Article

Note: this post is an advertisement in collaboration with Rennie. I have been compensated for my time. Every pregnancy is different, and I have to say I was very lucky in my pregnancy with S. I have friends who have suffered with hyperemesis gravidarum (where “morning sickness” becomes “all day sickness for nine months”). I know people who had high blood pressure, gestational diabetes, terrible headaches, and all sorts of terrible things that really made them miserable. Although my pregnancy…

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A Mother’s Day world record attempt you could be a part of – Single Mum, Parents Article

Mother’s Day is this weekend. It’s not usually a big deal for us; S is being taken shopping to buy me a gift, but we’re not planning anything major for the day. This year though, there’s something else to celebrate. WishYoo and NO MORE have partnered to celebrate Mother’s Day with the Global Mother’s Day Card. NO MORE works to support survivors of domestic violence and end sexual assault and the Global Mother’s Day Card is a charity year-round event…

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When your feelings are hurt – Single Mum, Parents Article

We all have times when our feelings are hurt. Being in the online space, I’ve had my fair share of unpleasant comments over the years. Often we find that in a sea of positive comments, one person says something negative or unkind, and that bursts our bubble and sends us into a spiral of despair over how utterly awful we must be. There are endless articles on the internet about what to do if someone hurts your feelings, but I…

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7 Tips for Better Cash Flow in a Small Business – Single Mum, Parents Article

The number one problem for the majority of small businesses is cash flow. Some time ago a business friend and mentor told me that it’s not a lack of orders that will usually break a business; it’s a lack of organised cash flow. Numerous businesses, large and small, have failed because of a lack of cash flow; it’s important to get it right. Here are 7 tips for better cash flow in your small business. 1 Invoice promptly Many businesses…

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