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Happy valley: a family gathering in the Yorkshire dales

With families spread far and wide, it’s good to get the gang together. Ruaridh Nicoll sticks a pin in the map, and ends up eating, drinking and walking around Malham

Bill Bryson once said of Malhamdale: “I won’t know for sure if it is the finest place there is until I have died and seen heaven (assuming they let me at least have a glance), but until that day comes, it will certainly do.” The much-loved travel writer was a local resident. He also talked of the “Malham wave”, where drivers would raise a finger in recognition when passing on the local roads.

As my brother and I pulled in one Friday in September after a long drive from London, we got the wave, only it wasn’t a friendly greeting a van driver gave us, but rather the finger.

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Lifestyle

Mom-of-two Sarah wants to ban fairytale ‘Sleeping Beauty’: ”It’s harmful to kids”

Sarah Hall – mom to 6-year-old Ben – has received strong responses on social media after speaking her mind about the popular fairytale. It all began with Sarah’s campaign to ban the storybook Sleeping Beauty from elementary schools …

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Lifestyle

Child psychologist: Take care of your siblings, they may be the most important people in your life

Siblings have a great significance for the development of children’s personalities, their social development and their perception of themselves. And in fact, the relationship between siblings is of great significance for the roles and relationships …

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Lifestyle

42–year-old pregnant with triplets. Then doctor looks closer, says 2 words that make everyone gasp

They had been well aware that pregnancy at such a high age could lead to greater risk of medical complications. But eventually, their concerns had been replaced by anticipation – and the Fugates began to …

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Lifestyle

Police arrest mother of three when she steals from store – when reason is revealed, everything changes

It was early November that police Keith Bradshaw and Candace Spragins received a call to investigate a theft at food store Food Lion in Hillsborough, North Carolina. The police soon traced the culprit to her …

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Entertainment

What Scorpio Season and Spirit Animals Mean for You and Your Family

Every week, Preen tackles motherhood sans the rose-tinted glasses. Our columnists L. Juliano, Marla Darwin, Monica Eleazar-Manzano, Rossana Unson, and Ronna Capili-Bonifacio tell their personal experiences like it is—at times frustrating, oftentimes confusing, but always enlightening. We have entered the month of Scorpio. One of my favorite and most trusted astrologers, Gahl Sasson said to become more like a Scorpio […]

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