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#Family

# family - Saturday 5 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie My little girl was fixated at dropping the F-bomb. Here's how I got her to stop Opinion

My little girl was fixated at dropping the F-bomb. Here's how I got her to stop

Sadhbh Devlin says she tried to get her little girl to stop cursing, but nothing was working, so she had to let her say it.

# family - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Why do people say this: ‘They’ve been married a while now? What’s keeping her?' Opinion

Why do people say this: ‘They’ve been married a while now? What’s keeping her?'

To be told you cannot conceive on your own is devastating, cruel and unfair, writes Jennifer Ryan Moran.

# family - Thursday 25 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie These two dads aren't happy about a Kerry candidate using their family photo online Surrogacy

These two dads aren't happy about a Kerry candidate using their family photo online

The birth photo shows Toronto couple BJ Barone and Frankie Nelson embracing their son.

# family - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Three weeks after giving birth I was diagnosed with breast cancer' Opinion

'Three weeks after giving birth I was diagnosed with breast cancer'

The inevitable task of telling my other two children (aged five and three) what was happening made it more harrowing and more real, writes Yvonne Fagan.

# family - Friday 19 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Homeless families told that they have to leave accommodation by the end of the month Mountjoy Street

Homeless families told that they have to leave accommodation by the end of the month

Dublin City Council says that the families will be housed in alternative accommodation.

# family - Saturday 6 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge It took this man one month to realise there was something off about his lovely family photo Portrait

# family - Friday 5 February, 2016

From The Daily Edge These sisters recreated a touching photo with their pet dog before he died All Dogs Go To Heaven

# family - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Muslim schoolboy wasn't interviewed because of 'terrorist' spelling mistake, police say England

Muslim schoolboy wasn't interviewed because of 'terrorist' spelling mistake, police say

Under UK law, the child’s teachers followed protocol by reporting him.

# family - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie €47,000 payout for woman who was discriminated against because she was pregnant Equality Tribunal

€47,000 payout for woman who was discriminated against because she was pregnant

An Equality Tribunal found that the woman had been discriminated against on grounds of her gender and family situation by her employer, the National Cancer Registry Board.

# family - Friday 8 January, 2016

'I heard a crack in my neck and thought about my kids straight away'

Keith Earls said he felt genuine fear before being forced off in Munster’s defeat to Leinster.

# family - Thursday 31 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'I want my children to have the family I never had' Family Court

'I want my children to have the family I never had'

A mother who was once in state care says she wants her children to be happy.

# family - Thursday 24 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Going through a relationship breakdown? It's okay if you don't join in on all the Christmas razzmatazz Opinion

Going through a relationship breakdown? It's okay if you don't join in on all the Christmas razzmatazz

The end of a long term intimate relationship, whether a marriage or committed relationship, is experienced as a huge loss with all of the complex emotions of the bereavement process.

# family - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie US stops British Muslim family from boarding flight for Disneyland trip Travel Restrictions

US stops British Muslim family from boarding flight for Disneyland trip

The family have been given no explanation and will not be refunded for their £9,000 trip.

# family - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here's how to deal with any family stress this Christmas Expectations

Here's how to deal with any family stress this Christmas

“It’s important to realise that you can’t change the way other people speak to you or treat you, but you can change your response.”

# family - Friday 18 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Thousands returning home through Dublin Airport today as holiday season kicks off Home For Christmas

Thousands returning home through Dublin Airport today as holiday season kicks off

There will be choirs, lights and happy families at Dublin Airport today.

# family - Thursday 17 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Irish family to spend first Christmas together in 12 years as parents follow kids to Australia Emigration

Irish family to spend first Christmas together in 12 years as parents follow kids to Australia

Janet and Eugene found being separated from their children and grandchildren unbearable.

# family - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

'At the end of the day, rugby is a business' - Zebo's family part of big decision

The 25-year-old says Munster ‘will always, always mean a lot to me.’

# family - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge 10 family Christmas cards that take awkwardness to the next level Season's Greetings

10 family Christmas cards that take awkwardness to the next level

Because nothing says Christmas like awkwardness.

# family - Friday 4 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'I watched her walk out the door, and that was the last time I saw her' 15 Years Missing

'I watched her walk out the door, and that was the last time I saw her'

Sandra Collins’ family continue their appeal for anyone with information on her body’s whereabouts to contact gardaí.

# family - Thursday 3 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Missing on purpose: what happens when a person doesn't want to be found? Gone

Missing on purpose: what happens when a person doesn't want to be found?

Hundreds of people in Ireland have decided to break contact with their families and start a new life.

# family - Sunday 15 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 9 types of Irish cousin Relatives

The 9 types of Irish cousin

Cousins are friends from the beginning.

# family - Saturday 14 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'I lost two brothers to suicide. It’s unimaginable that it could happen twice' Opinion

'I lost two brothers to suicide. It’s unimaginable that it could happen twice'

With suicide you are robbed of the natural grieving process. It should be about the person but the act takes over, writes Mary O’Neill.

From The Daily Edge 10 things that always happen when you go Down Home Where The Heart Is

10 things that always happen when you go Down Home

There better be a roast on.

# family - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 6 things that always happen when the family gets together for Christmas dinner Sponsored By Supervalu

6 things that always happen when the family gets together for Christmas dinner

The chances are high that someone is going to be pelted by a sprout.

From TheJournal.ie Stepbrother of Becky Watts found guilty of her murder Bristol

Stepbrother of Becky Watts found guilty of her murder

His girlfriend, Shauna Hoare, found guilty of manslaughter.

# family - Saturday 7 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie "Would y'all like to go to the moon with me?" - the story behind this famous lunar photograph Fly Me To The Moon

"Would y'all like to go to the moon with me?" - the story behind this famous lunar photograph

In 1972 Charles Duke was the youngest man in history to set foot on the moon.

From TheJournal.ie I'm giving up my job to stay at home and wipe bums and snot off my legs Opinion

I'm giving up my job to stay at home and wipe bums and snot off my legs

I wrote a letter thanking my company for the last five years, but regretfully handing in my notice. Now, I’m a mother who stays at home, writes Linda Duffy.

# family - Monday 26 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 11 types of Irish uncle Uncle Joe

The 11 types of Irish uncle

Uncles are the best.

# family - Sunday 25 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie School ordered to pay €4,000 compensation after discriminating against separated dad Equality Tribunal

School ordered to pay €4,000 compensation after discriminating against separated dad

The complainant had been asked to provide legal evidence of his custody rights.

# family - Thursday 22 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Will the State Pension actually be there for me when I retire? Opinion

Will the State Pension actually be there for me when I retire?

Wondering whether you need to bite the bullet and sign up for a pension? Eamon Dwyer says the State Pension as we know it, might not exist by the time we retire.

# family - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A final farewell: As the bells tolled, five coffins were taken from the hearses Carrickines Tragedy

A final farewell: As the bells tolled, five coffins were taken from the hearses

With five coffins sitting before the altar, sadness could be seen etched on the faces of everyone in the church that day.

# family - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'Ireland as a nation suffered a loss which is beyond words. There are no words' RIP

'Ireland as a nation suffered a loss which is beyond words. There are no words'

The first of the Carrickmines funerals took place in Bray today.

# family - Monday 19 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Debate Room: Should school start earlier to help working parents? Opinion

Debate Room: Should school start earlier to help working parents?

This is just one of the suggestions from two contributors working in the area of childcare who reflect on what’s needed to solve the childcare issues here in Ireland.

# family - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge The 12 types of Irish aunt Auntie Mary

The 12 types of Irish aunt

Ah aunts, you gotta love em.

# family - Thursday 15 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Woman had to delay starting family because of being pricked by a needle at work Courts

Woman had to delay starting family because of being pricked by a needle at work

Adina Denisa Cozan settled a €38,000 claim for damages against her employers.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how to get your children feeling good about maths Opinion

Here's how to get your children feeling good about maths

‘I was never any good at maths’ attitude towards the subject needs to change, writes Sheila Donegan, who says maths is an important part of life.

# family - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Bob Geldof says proposing to his girlfriend after the death of his daughter Peaches 'let some light in' Marriage

Bob Geldof says proposing to his girlfriend after the death of his daughter Peaches 'let some light in'

“I thought I can’t ask her to marry me now, it’s wildly inappropriate, I’ll wait. But then I thought no, you need to.”

# family - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Temporary home for Carrickmines survivors "blockaded" by local residents Protest

Temporary home for Carrickmines survivors "blockaded" by local residents

The temporary site for the survivors has drawn protesters to the scene.

# family - Sunday 13 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This man has been missing since August - have you seen him? Appeal

This man has been missing since August - have you seen him?

Joseph McCauley was last seen on Sunday 30 August wearing a navy Berghaus fleece, blue jeans and grey Nike trainers.

# family - Friday 11 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Inquest into death of shooting victim put on hold as family seek garda file Liam Murray

Inquest into death of shooting victim put on hold as family seek garda file

The family had previously been refused access to the Garda investigation file.