Parenting Interviews

11 September 2015

How to spot if your teenager is suffering from stress

By Janey Downshire, from Teenagers Translated specialising in Teenage Development and runs programmes helping parents and teenagers A new study out today from National Citizen Service (NCS), a youth empowerment ...
7 September 2015

Ditching The Dummy and Night Weaning by The Sleep Nanny

Dummies and night feeds are two things we rely on as parents because they can often be the quick fix to getting our babies back to sleep but continuously replugging ...

19 August 2015

Emma Kenny discusses 'back to school syndrome'

Emma Kenny has teamed up with Kleenex and confesses that she is 'one of those mums' who puts notes in her children's lunches saying 'I miss you' and 'I love ...
2 August 2013

I Don't Know Why She Bothers by Daisy Waugh

I Don't Know Why She Bothers is a book for mothers who feel guilty about not being perfect - which  I think pretty much covers all mothers these days , ...

11 June 2013

Muddle Your Way Through Fatherhood by Paul Merrill

What can you tell us about Muddle Your Way Through Fatherhood?   It's the antidote to the regular parenting books that give you lots of worth guff about all the serious ...

6 December 2012

Q&A: Angelica Bell

TV presenter and new mum Angellica Bell knows a thing or two about getting out and about in the cold of winter – and now she is encouraging families across ...
22 November 2012

INTERVIEW: Sara Cox

The lovely Radio 1 presenter Sara Cox is fronting a campaign for Heinz Get Well Soup and Starlight. The campaign is providing entertainment to children who are spending the festive season ...
13 November 2012

INTERVIEW: Anna-Marie Wayne

Hi Anna-Marie! How do you find handling a successful and busy career with motherhood – where’s the balance? It’s difficult, I definitely find it very difficult and I’m always kind of ...
11 November 2012

Meet the Mum whose Every day job is to keep Children safe Online

What does your work as Head of Club Penguin involve – what’s “the vision”? Every day at Club Penguin is different which makes my role very interesting! I look after everything ...
10 November 2012

INTERVIEW: Jeff Brazier

To celebrate all things heroic, Brewers Fayre has re-launched the Local Heroes initiative, a bursary scheme to support the unsung heroes of our community. Brewers Fayre’s ambassador Jeff Brazier is backing ...
9 November 2012

INTERVIEW: Elaine Cassidy

Hi Elaine! You and your husband Stephen are both in the acting profession, so how do you find handling a successful and busy career with parenthood – where’s the balance? It’s ...
6 November 2012

Q&A: Rebecca and Kay Adlington

Hi Rebecca! At what age did you start swimming and what kept you so interested in swimming? Age 3 or 4 and it was going with my two sisters that kept ...
3 August 2012

INTERVIEW: Peter Andre

Dad-of-two and celebrity entrepreneur Peter Andre is hard at work on a number of projects. Here, he talks to us about his new clothing line, the upcoming album and a ...
12 July 2012

Olympic Gymnast Louis Smith's Mum Talks Supporting His Sporting Success

Bringing up the next Lewis Hamilton or Andy Murray could cost parents, on average,  an extra £27,000, according to a new survey. Club subscriptions, new kit, ferrying them to and from ...