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Is equality between men and women just an illusion?

Advantages: a logical, well-argued case for genuinely shared parenting
Disadvantages: not all relevant factors are considered

Why are women still left holding the baby? Today girls often outperform boys in education and grow up to become women who have successful, absorbing and well-paid careers. They may even earn more than their partners, with whom they typically have equal a ...

brokenangelkisses 31.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Shattered : Modern Motherhood and the Illusion of Equality - Rebecca Asher

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A different kind of baking book!

Advantages: So interesting, brilliantly written, beautiful photos, lots of choice
Disadvantages: I want to know how she is now!

I absolutely love the author Marian Keyes! I have read all of her books and always eagerly await her next one. I always like the way she writes as her style is always light hearted humour whilst tackling some difficult subjects such as drug abuse and depr ...

Milliesmum123 04.07.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Saved by Cake - Marian Keyes

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Marian Keyes' latest..cookbook

Advantages: Simple recipes that are reliable, creative and delicious, attractive pictures
Disadvantages: Intro will make sad reading for Keyes fans

I try and bake a new recipe at least once a week, so I get good use out of my cookbooks. At the beginning of 2012 I told my boyfriend that I had made something like 80 different cakes in the previous two years, which must have made him panic that I was go ...

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Review of Saved by Cake - Marian Keyes

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Lovely recipes- easy to follow.

Advantages: Great writing style, great recipes.
Disadvantages: Wasn't what I expected.

I bought this book for a different reason to many- I had been a cake maker and decorator for 3 years before giving up due to depression. I bought this book at my lowest, as I thought I would relate to it and perhaps it would help me in some way. 3 years p ...

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Review of Saved by Cake - Marian Keyes

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For the more experienced cake decorator

Advantages: Beautiful photography, good hints & tips, gives variations on projects, useful information
Disadvantages: Too specialised for beginners

As some of you will know, I have a hobby I am quite passionate about which is cake decorating. There are hundreds of books available on the subject, so usually for birthdays and Christmas I’ll create a “wishlist” to make life easier for my family, and ...

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Review of Sweet & Simple Party Cakes - May Clee-Cadman

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