Frustrated Kids Reveal The Reasons They HATE Their Stepparents

It can be difficult to adjust to a change in family dynamics, as evidenced by these confessions from people who have struggled to accept a stepparent. People from all over the world went to the anonymous sharing app To whisper to reveal the reasons why they have not been able to develop a loving relationship with a stepparent.
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Mother-of-three, 34, died during childbirth because of a condition linked to repeat Caesareans

A mother died hours after giving birth to her third child due to a complication caused by a condition related to having multiple C-sections, her family has revealed. Hayley Roberts, 34, died after suffering a massive haemorrhage in hospital, a complication caused by placenta percreta, a pregnancy condition where the placenta penetrates through the uterine wall and attaches to another organ such as the bladder. The risk increases with each Caesarean a woman has.
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Australia’s largest family of 18 reveal how they do Christmas without breaking the bank

A couple with 16 children who have been dubbed ‘Australia’s largest family’ have shared a glimpse into what Christmas is like in their busy household. Jeni and Ray Bonell, from Toowoomba, Queensland, feel like Santa and Mrs Claus when preparing for the festive season – as they start planning on Boxing Day and make seemingly endless lists of presents to buy.

Prince Albert takes his six-year-old twins to Monaco's Christmas village along with his sister Princess Caroline - but wife Charlene is absent as she remains in treatment for 'exhaustion'

Prince Albert and his older sister Princess Caroline have gotten into the festive spirit as they were seen taking their children to Monaco's Christmas village. Albert, 63, marked the first weekend of December by taking his six-year-old twins Jacques and Gabriella to inaugurate the annual Christmas village, which comes complete with entertainment, festive decorations and fairground rides.
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Spa director reveals top tips for reducing anxiety

An anxiety-relieving spa director shared her tips and tricks. It doesn’t matter if you’re returning to work or socializing in large groups; the Covid-19 panic and lockdown have taken a huge toll on your mental health. Speaking exclusively to FEMAIL, UK-based Penny Weston, who works at Moddershall Oaks Country Spa...

'Sugar addict' pastry chef who was so obsessed with treats she slept for hours a day and was constantly sick launches HEALTHY desserts after ditching the 'drug' for good

A reformed sugar addict has shared how she went from chronically fatigued and sick to ditching the substance for good and launching a hugely successful sugar-free cake company. Kara Payne, the 34-year-old pastry chef and founder of 180 Cakes in Perth, was inspired to launch a range of healthy, sugar-free,...

How Nativity movie's child stars have sparkled and shone! As actors go viral on TikTok, FEMAIL reveals how they've fared in the last 12 years - from a fashion designer to West End success and performing in holiday parks

With it's catchy songs, charming performances and a hilarious plot line, Nativity! has become a modern Christmas classic in the 12 years since its release. While it stars funnyman Martin Freeman, the heart of the film is its cast of loveable children who are working towards their festive concert - packed with plucky, pop-style original songs.

From a mind-boggling mentalist to a couture Christmas tree, MUST see events this holiday season

When it comes to style, we are all inspired by what we see; whether it be a well-dressed celebrity, a blow-your-mind catwalk presentation or even a fashionable passerby. As fashion editors, we’re moved by all of the above, and then some. We’re exposed to under-the-radar labels; we get a first-hand look at collections months before they hit stores; we attend VIP events; we’re tapped into brands with chic-yet-cheap offerings and we shop — a lot.

The ULTIMATE gift guide for foodies

After 2020’s muted Christmas celebrations, people will be sure to go all out this year and there’s no better way to make festivities extra special than with food and drink. Whether it’s a personalised jar of marmite, a festive gin or a designer toaster, there’s something for everyone in FEMAIL’s...

Award winning house near Newcastle built on a hill with roof gardens and ocean views

An awe-inspiring house built ‘semi-buried’ into the side of a hill with a beautiful pool, roof gardens and expansive coastal views has won one of Australia’s most coveted awards. Nestled in the hills of Whitebridge near Newcastle, NSW, the ‘Bunkeren’ house was designed by architect James Stockwell, who was inspired...