Battle of the mums: the great divide over rearing our children
'THERE'S been so much rubbish spoken about creches and kids over the past few days – I'm really sick of it.
''The simple truth of the matter is that nobody can properly look after a baby or a toddler other than its own mother or father – or else a committed family member. And I mean committed. Is there anything worse than a disgruntled, resentful, sour-faced granny, who really hates child minding?''
Mother of three, and stay at home mum, Belinda, was in full flow as she shared a coffee with her friend Margaret in the local cafe.