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Annual Leave Entitlement – How To Make Time For Your Family

The first few months of the year often mark the beginning of a new year’s annual leave entitlement, which in turn brings the worry...

10 work-life balance tips for the school holidays

The school summer holidays are fast approaching, and for many of us this means a summer of chaos as we try to juggle quality...

Family holidays ‘help parents catch up on time with kids’

Most of us working mums and dads know how hard it can be to spend quality time with our kids during the week - but a holiday might be the best way for us to catch up, a new study suggests. The research for self-catering holiday p...

10 ways to juggle chores with family time

While we’d all love to make more time to spend with our families it often just isn’t possible. But quality family time doesn’t have...

Sunday shop work changes would affect family time

For many of us Sunday is the only opportunity to get the family together for a meal or a day of relaxation, however, new retail proposals announced by the Government could make it more difficult for many of us. Chancellor George ...

Pastimes beat programmes for Britons

If you prefer to spend an hour cooking for the family or knitting presents for friends than an hour sat in front of the television, pleasingly you're not the only one. Pastimes are beating programmes as a preferred way to re...

Old traditions the best for family time

While we live in a fast-moving technological age,when it comes to quality family time it seems we're traditional at heart,making the most of board games and bedtime stories. Research from Aviva has found that it's the...

All kids want for Christmas… is you!

Ask them what they're hoping for this Christmas and you'd expect the answer to come out of most children's mouths would be something along the lines of smartphone, laptop or new clothes. But children, bless them, c...

Families spend three minutes on breakfast!

It's known as most important meal of the day, so why are so many of us failing to make the time for it? According to new research, families up and down the country are spending a mere three minutes and 15 seconds eating brea...

Mums spend 27,000 hours on kids!

Us mums know all to well how we run around after our children, but a new survey shows we spend a third of our waking lives doing it, totalling 27,250 hours over a lifetime! Every week we spend 35 hours 51 minutes doing chores - w...