Relationships

For me, the new year is a time for looking back. And looking forward. In 2010 my husband Chuck died after a long illness. He…
For a short time this year I had a wife. It wasn't a planned thing, it came about by accident and good fortune. For a…
Compassion is the sympathetic and active alleviation of suffering in others. At the other end of the spectrum is malevolence and cruelty, intentionally causing others…
The author is known to Women’s Agenda but wishes to remain anonymous for this post I've lost all sense of time. Initially I expected to…
In her late 30s, Kate Bolick realised that she might never marry. Rather than being a cause for despair, as it is often depicted, the…
There are two things you need in a break-up - a notebook and a good playlist. One to master the practical and the other to…
This is the story of my beautiful boy Gus. It's a love story really, with no ending. He came into the world with no fuss,…
Dating is a rollercoaster, and online dating even more so. It can be exhilarating and exciting, and lead to all sorts of romantic possibilities. But…
Female breadwinners are challenging traditional thinking regarding the role of men at home, with women now the major wage earner in more than half a…
So much for not mixing business and pleasure, newly launched dating app LinkedUp! is using business networking site LinkedIn to hook up dates. LinkedUp! is…
When you spend at least one third of your week working, a good chunk of it sleeping and another trapped in traffic or on public…
Modern women want it all; the right house, a fulfilling career, time with the girls and someone special to share it all with. But finding…
Transport Services Minister Chloë Fox has rejected her mother's concerns that she's exhausted, sleepless and struggling with life as a politician and single mum. Acclaimed…
A question I've been asked a lot since marrying my husband 6 years ago is, "Why didn't you change your surname?" It's a question I…
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