Should children wear make up?

To many dads with daughters, make-up is a complete mystery. I include myself in this. As the only man in my household, I am at a great disadvantage. With my kids having reached an age where they’re getting curious about make up, I increasing find myself in a position that leaves me confused. Why confused? Well, I am not sure children should wear make up yet I find it amusing because it’s often funny when they do.

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Set the challenge of applying make up to daddy’s face, here is Helen’s effort.
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My troubled history with paddling pools

The paddling pool is a wonderful invention, don’t you think? Regardless of temperature, when the sun comes out my kids will often ask if they can play in the paddling pool and it provides house of entertainment.

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I sit in the kids paddling pool and Izzy makes clear she doesn’t like me being there.
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Cyber security Q&A with David Emm

A little while ago, I received an email. It was one of those messages that instantly caught my attention. It was from cyber security specialist Kaspersky. The email quoted research stating 87% of parents would fit stairgates in their home to protect their children, but only 13% use online security systems. That, however, wasn’t all.

David Emm, Principal Security Researcher at Kasperky answers my questions about online security.
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Family adventures in a Citroën C3 Aircross

I recently did a write up of the Citroën C3 Aircross. I found it to be a very impressive car, especially considering the price tag. Was it, however, the kind of vehicle that you could have a real family adventure in?

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The Citroën C3 Aircross. A Well-designed SUV but was it a good vehicle for exploring the countryside and having family adventures?
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Q&A about stepdads with relationship expert Martina Mercer

I’ve wanted to publish about stepdads for a while. A stepchild myself, it’s a subject close to my heart.

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Martina Mercer is a relationship expert and editor of Sunday Woman magazine. She has also been remarried and had the experience of introducing her children to a stepdad.
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