At work

Pensions, benefits & rights at work, and tips on work-life balance

How much maternity leave are mothers entitled to, and how is it paid

How Much Maternity Leave Are Mothers Entitled To And How Is It Paid?

How much maternity leave are mothers entitled to, and how is it paid? We answer these questions and more below. In the UK, all...
how much paternity leave are fathers entitled to?

How much paternity leave are fathers entitled to in the UK?

How much paternity leave are fathers entitled to in the UK? We answer this question below, as well as answering all your other paternity...
flexible working

Flexible working: What you’re entitled to

Flexible working doesn’t just benefit employees and their families. Most employers now realise it also makes good business sense. They keep their experienced, trained-up...
family friendly work

Family-friendly work

Finding work that doesn’t compromise the family can seem impossible. You want to be there for the children, plus you need time to keep...
nest pensions

NEST pensions: What they mean for you

Just to make the whole pension issue even more complicated – there is a massive new piece of legislation coming over the hill.  You...
return to work after maternity leave

Do I have to return to work after maternity leave?

If you have a new baby or are expecting, work is probably the last thing on your mind, and you may not want to...
how to work from home

How to work from home: Your employment rights

Working from home can be a godsend when you’re a mum. You can flex around nap times and school hours, plus you save time...
flexible working find the right job

Flexible working: How you can find the right job

For most parents flexible working is the only way to juggle a career and family life, but we know that finding the right role...
childcare vouchers

How do childcare vouchers work?

With nursery costs rocketing, childcare vouchers could save your family around £1,800 per year. So if you're wondering - 'how do childcare vouchers work?'...

How to ask for flexible working – and get it!

Flexible working is something that all parents have the right to request of their employers – but while employers must consider flexible working requests,...
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Screaming Baby

Britons Would Rather Share a Flight With Rowdy Hen/Stag Parties & Crying Babies Than...

New research by an online flight comparison company has revealed that one in four Britons have experienced a flight where someone has made fellow...

Son Frozen in Fear as Dad Plays Evil Prank with Tarantula

Poor Brooklyn. Gaffer taped and laying down on the floor, dad plays 'guessing game'' with him to win money. He manages to guess the first toy...

Cute Baby Girl Imitates Baby Goat to the Amusement of Mother and Goat Handler

This cute little girl seems to have master the art of 'Goat' and bleats back at the baby goat much to the amusements of...

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Dinosaurs in the Wild

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Win tickets to take the kids somewhere they’ve never been – back in time! Dinosaurs in the Wild is set to take you on...
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Balmer Lawn Hotel – The Best Hotel in the New Forest

Reviewed by Charlotte Vaughan When we were invited to visit the New Forest recently, we jumped at the chance, we all needed a break and...

Incredible Family Fun in the Heart of the New Forest

Reviewed by Charlotte Vaughan We recently visited the Balmer Lawn Hotel in the heart of the New Forest, please read our review here. During our...

How Jumping Off in the Alps Helped to Reset my Sails

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Summer Holiday Money Saving Tips

Keep Sane with our Top 10 Summer Holiday Money Saving Tips and Secrets

Summer Holiday Money Saving Tips Summer Holidays and Money Saving do not always spring to mind when that time much anticipated time of year comes...
O2 Recycle For Cash

Make Quick Cash this Summer by Recycling Your Old Device with O2

Summer is here and the six week school break is bound to eat a hole through your pocket with the long days off school...
Junior ISA Shepherds Friendly

Why should you save for your child’s future?

On first look you may think there isn’t a huge amount of difference between a child’s savings account and a Junior ISA (JISA). In...