Mum IS the Word – 200 Ways to spell the name Mom & Mother in different languages

Feb 15 2016
monica diego putney

Mothering Sunday (Mother’s Day) this year comes early on 6th March. So I find myself reflecting on the significance of motherhood in my life and in my fellow mums’ lives too.

Mum, mamma, Mutter etc. In whatever language this small word carries a big meaning for all of us. That meaning partly depends on how we feel about our own mothers and grandmothers and also what our communities expect of mothers.

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Three Reasons to Get Involved in Charity

Feb 10 2016
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From expensive dinners to designer clothes, there are many ways you can spend your hard-earned money. While there’s nothing wrong with splurging occasionally as a result of all the hard work you put in every week, there are some things that are worth spending on apart from the usual material things.

A study done by the Harvard Business School titled “Feeling Good about Giving: The Benefits (and Costs) of Self-Interested Charitable Behavior,” talks about the different ways in which doing charity work can lead to a lot of benefits. While the idea of feeling good by giving is a centuries-old concept, there are other things that giving aid to the needy can benefit your emotional and psychological consciousness.

Here are three reasons to donate to charity.

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How to keep your children safe from cyberbullies

Nov 29 2015
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As a psychotherapist, I’ve worked with many children and parents who’ve found themselves at the mercy of cyberbullies. The abuse is more common and unrelenting than you might think.

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