New mum speaks of parenting struggles during a pandemic

A LOCAL mother has spoken of parenting struggles during a global pandemic and assured others that despite lockdown and what may seem like mounting restrictions, help is still available.  The Fermanagh mum, who did not wish to be named, said that having a baby brings joy and excitement but also  overwhelming isolation and challenges, especially […]

Tips for parenting during the pandemic

Parenting can be an overwhelming journey at the best of times. Home-Start Lakeland co-ordinator Diane Noble gives her top tips on how parents can cope with the lockdown. Same storm, different boat Not all parents are in the same boat. Some homes will have both parents at home with extra time on their hands to […]