We've placed motherhood on such a high pedestal...
We've forgotten the benefits of being a child-free woman.
Lost mothers, lost children
Maternal deaths: In words and pictures
Tears of joy and sorrow
Two families, and an eighteen year old in turmoil
"I know my estranged mum loves me - even if she doesn't like me"
One woman's account of how she and her mother never talk to each other.
Just one little tattoo
This mother knew her reaction to her son's tattoo was over the top - but it was the change in their relationship that really upset her
A 12-year-old mother is a case not for the midwife but the police
The story of Britain's youngest mother and father shows us how parenting in this country has gone seriously wrong
Think you can't run away from your problems? I'm living proof YOU CAN!
Personal account: Christi Daugherty set off for a new life with her mother, brother and budgie - leaving her father behind