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Birth story: Unprepared for Baby Buzz

I pushed more and his head crowned. I had been warned about the ring of fire, but oh. my. god. the ring of fire! I paused as the midwife instructed - 'let it stretch' - then out everything I had into my one last push. The head was free! I had done it!

Cyberbullying … what can parents do?

Cyberbullying is bullying that is carried out via the internet or mobile phone technology. Cyberbulling can take the form of: insulting or threatening text messages, publishing embarrassing or private information online and creating hate sites or online campaigns of exclusion.

Can sex make him do the vacuuming?

Women need to feel loved and supported in order to want sex. Men often need sex to feel loved and supported. Lack of help around the house is often cited as a major reason women don’t want sex. They don’t feel supported and sex just feels like one more chore.

Saying goodbye

He taught my husband how to love your wife, no matter what. I am so grateful for that. He taught him how to be a wonderful father and my boys have reaped the benefit of those lessons.