parenting guilt

Parenting Guilt

Parenting guilt is something most working parents have to contend with. Up until I had my children, the most guilt I had ever felt was when I ate a whole pack of Hobnobs and blamed it on the dog. Strong feelings of shame and remorse were entirely new emotions for me, especially when I missed

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working parents

Is being a working parent bad for your children?

There seems to have been a lot of to-ing and fro-ing in the media in recent years asking the question ‘is being a working parent bad for your children?’ And, perhaps unsurprisingly, ‘parent’ in this debate seems very often to mean ‘mother’. Yes, we can take it as a compliment that mothers are recognised as

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