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Why Parenthood Is Nothing Like I Imagined

Not so long ago somebody asked me whether life as a parent was ‘everything I imagined it would be’ and I laughed so hard that food came out of my …

17 Must-Have Items That Will Make Your Pregnancy Much More Comfortable

Since I am now expecting my second baby, I’ve started reflecting and planning. I’m a futuristic-plan-ahead type of person so recently I was writing …

Are You A Resilient Teacher? by @TeacherToolkit | TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>This is a blog about teacher resilience in the classroom.<p>“Come and ‘ave a go if you think you’re hard enough!”<p>Think you’re a …

Sweat the Small Stuff! by @TeacherToolkit #SsS | TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 5 minutes<p>This is a blog about managing behaviour in your classroom, and doing it consistently in line with whole-school policy.<p>There is</b> …

Revision and Examinations by @TeacherToolkit | TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>This is a blog about a resource students and teachers can use for the examination and revision period; particularly English …

A look at leading figures in the tight British election

LONDON (AP) — Britain's general election is on Thursday, and polls suggest the race between Labour and the Conservatives is too close to call. Here's …

Great Britain

Bacon, beer: The real issues in UK election | CNN Travel

London (CNN) — Time's running out for Britons to decide who they'll back, as polling booths prepare to open across the country in an election that could change the political landscape.<p>It's been a blink-and-you-miss-it campaign, especially by U.S. standards, where candidates can take years to …

Everything you wanted to know about the British election, but were afraid to ask

What is Britain voting for on May 7?<p>Britain is voting for a new parliament, and, by extension, a new government. The election will decide the …

General election 2015: the winners and losers

Voters eject Labour’s Ed Balls and Jim Murphy, Lib Dems’ Simon Hughes and Ed Davey, deny Ukip’s Nigel Farage and vote in fresh faces such as SNP’s Mhairi Black<p>It was a night of shocks and – for a number of well-known political faces – particularly painful defeats, as Labour was crushed in Scotland …

Dear Prime Minister….from teachers everywhere.

Dear Prime Minister,<p>Firstly let me introduce myself, I represent the many – the many teachers who today are worrying about the future of education. I …

7 laws the Lib Dems stopped the Tories from passing

<b>The UK has a majority Conservative government for the first time in 20 years, and David Cameron is expected to take advantage of being freed from the</b> …

Twelve ways to seem smarter by email

The best young adult books of 2015

<b>How many of our best YA books of the year did you read in 2015?</b><p><b>Reveiws by Martin Chilton (and Rebecca Hawkes, where stated). The list is in no particular order.</b><p>See also: <b>best YA books of 2016</b><p><b>1. THE ART OF BEING NORMAL BY LISA WILLIAMSON (DAVID FICKLING BOOKS)</b> <br>Lisa Williamson's debut YA novel The Art …

Ditch the Riviera For The 10 Most Smashing British Beaches

Skip Saint-Tropez and Santorini and head to Britain this summer for beaches that offer beautiful views, oyster feasts, and--of course--fish and chips.<p>…

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Color Themed Wedding Bathroom Baskets

Bathroom baskets are another wedding trend right now.....but I happen to LOVE the idea of them!<p>I think it's great to have some added perks for your …

19 Disney Wedding Ideas That Aren’t Cheesy

If you love everything about fairy tale endings, from swoon-worthy ballgowns to enchanting carriage rides into the sunset, we've got a few ideas for …

Baby Registry, Bridal Registry, Wedding Registry, Universal Gift Registry

Here's a helpful week-before-your-wedding to do list! http://bridalmusings.com/2013/10/the-final-countdown-what-to-do-the-week-before-your-wedding/ Great advice from Always Andri Wedding Design as ever. Pass it on to your soon to be wed friends/family/clients & if you're a bride (or groom) tuck it away for future reference! Stunning photo by Closer to Love | Photography & Design

Weddings: 10 Pinterest boards to follow

WEDDING INSPIRATION<p><b>Since it burst into our digital lives back in 2010, the virtual pinboard-based social network has had millions of users around the</b> …

7 Tips for Preserving a Marriage 20+ Years

When we were growing up, we learned that couples in fairy tales always lived "happily ever after." But we never discussed what happened after "happily ever after." It turns out that this is when the real work begins. Marriage is not easy. We are taking two people who have come from different …

Living Rooms

What I've Learned From Fighting With My Husband

The first two years of marriage are a tricky time for most couples. The high of the wedding is over and real life sets in. You both go back to work (or don't... whatever your thing is) and do chores. There are so many firsts and so much to adjust to. In our first year and a half of marriage we had …

What's the Right Way to Wear Two Wedding Rings? I Can't Decide—and Neither Can Jenna Dewan-Tatum

While looking at a series of photos of Jenna Dewan-Tatum's left hand last night {<i>such is my life</i> }, I noticed she switched up the order of things at some point. Back in 2010 she was wearing two wedding bands below her engagement ring, see the left-hand left-hand photo. (She and Handsome Pants …

You'd Better Think of This When Choosing Your Wedding Photographer

You've seen the video that went viral about the priest who got angry at the wedding photographers when they encroached upon the ceremony space making loud camera noises?<p>Leaving aside the debate whether or not the priest was righteous in telling them to back off, I think we can all agree that the …

25 Secrets To A Lasting Marriage

<i>By Julie D. Andrews for YourTango.com</i><p>These real-life couples have been in the marriage trenches and they're still laughing, smiling and having a ball. Here, their secrets to making love last for the long haul.<p>"We're best friends. You really have to like each other to last. When the sex becomes less …

6 Ways You're Leading on Uninvited Wedding Guests

People understand when you can't invite them to your wedding. With the exception of a house and your children's college education, your reception is the single most expensive thing you'll ever fund. But just as there's a code to which your acquaintances stick (or should stick) regarding what they …

Always Andri Wedding Design is back, sharing her top tips for those all important wedding day timings! http://bridalmusings.com/2013/09/expert-wedding-planning-timings-always-andri-wedding-design/ Got any questions on timings? Or top tips of your own to add? We'd love to hear from you below or on the post :) (photo by Dasha Caffrey Photography)

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