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    How to cope with Mother’s Day if you don’t have a mum

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    “Taking my dad to Dignitas was the hardest thing I’ve ever done, but I don’t regret it”

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    “Why I had to cut my dad out of my life for my mental health”

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“How a therapist helped me through my mother’s suicide”

“When I turned 30, a decade of stoppering my grief caught up with me.”

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Mary-Jane Wiltsher
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“My dad may no longer be here, but please don’t forget me on Father’s Day”

“He was here once,” writes Erin Cardiff, “and that, I think, is worth celebrating.”

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Erin Cardiff
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fathers day 2019
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An open letter to all the single dads, from a woman who was raised by one

Single fathers are often overlooked. That needs to change.

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Mary-Jane Wiltsher
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photo of grandmother in the sand
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“The surprising truths I discovered from tracing my grandmother’s footsteps in Ibiza”

However fast we might run, we cannot lose ourselves...

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Tamara Colchester
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Meredith May
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“How growing up in nature helped heal my childhood broken heart”

When her mother mentally abandoned her, Meredith May turned to honey bees for comfort. Here, she shares her story.

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This is what it’s really like to live in a cult

There are estimated to be at least 1,000 cults operating in the UK. Here, a former cult member shares her story

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Alexandra Stein
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“How my mother’s career change at 30 shaped the way I view work”

As she approaches her 30th birthday, writer Kasia Delgado and her mother Anna reflect on what it means to be a working woman

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Kasia Delgado
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“How mother-daughter twinning brought me closer to my mum”

As the twinning trend takes over Instagram, one woman explains why she has been co-ordinating her look with her mum for years

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Gwendolyn Smith
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The story behind my tattoo: a symbol of someone I loved very much

The meaning behind my sunshine-yellow bloom

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Amy Lewis
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“How it feels to inherit a mental illness”

“It is possible to overcome the worst experiences of your life, whilst still hoping for the best.”

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Amy Molloy
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Love, loss and a PHD: our mums on life before they were mums

We asked our mums to choose their favourite photos of them from before they were mums. Here’s what they had to say about them…

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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The best A-list Instagrams from the week so far

From Millie Bobby Brown’s Stranger Things to Madonna’s out of this world adventure

Life

You absolutely need to listen to Pink’s feminist VMA acceptance speech

A lesson in self-love

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Megan Murray
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Life

Daughter sells everything she owns to pay for mum’s cancer treatment

“My mam means more to me than anything I could ever own”

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
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People

Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds’ rare bond explored in Bright Lights

“I’m my mum’s best friend. Far more than I would ever want to, I know what my mother feels and wants”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Debbie Reynolds, mother of Carrie Fisher, dead at 84

The Hollywood legend's last words were: "I want to be with Carrie"

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Kayleigh Dray
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