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Do I feel sad not to have a daughter? Nope, I love it.

But its annoying when people ask! Standard conversation when meeting someone new ‘where do you live? What do you do for a living? How many children do you have’… which (upon hearing I have three boys) inevitably leads on to ‘oh no are you not going to try for a girl?’ Well actually no, and [...]

London Special: Should We Talk To Our Children About The Threat Of Terrorism?

When talking to children about the ‘why’ I personally avoid the criminal’s religious or personal background. For example, if a european man committed an act of terrorism I wouldn’t want my children to be fearful or all europeans or all men. Children cannot always comprehend that we cannot label everyone with the same brush and [...]