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Family: Janet Christie

New Year’s resolutions? Really, what kind of losers come up with such nonsense? That’s what I would say, if my resolution wasn’t Don’t Be Negative.

Opinion
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

Do not ask for whom The Bells toll

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Heather Pearson is a Real Estate Partner at Addleshaw Goddard.

Heather Pearson: Generation Rent will get security from new rules

An encouraging shift in the right direction for the housing sector was announced exactly one month ago today, in the form of a new private residential tenancy ­agreement under the Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016.

Opinion
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

Hiding under the duvet from bad jokes

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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

Finally winning the battle of little big coat

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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

If Middle’s going Down Under so are we

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Four babies have been born to 19 Syrian refugee families who have resettled on the Isle of Bute, with more births due soon. Picture: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Four babies born as Syrian families thrive in Isle of Bute

Four babies have been born to 19 Syrian refugee families who have resettled on the Isle of Bute, with more births due soon.

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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

I’m an overworked parent, get me out of here

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Sureshini Sanders with her baby nephew Danny, who died aged 23.

Dr Sureshini Sanders: We need to talk about death and grief

Modern society shies away from discussions about death and grief. Dr Sureshini Sanders talks about what she learned from the death of her much-loved nephew, Danny, at the age of 23.

Opinion
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Mum’s the Word

No mime required in the battle of the beret

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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Mum’s the Word

Swipe right and let the gender politics begin

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Elizabeth Gammie is Head of Aberdeen Business School at Robert Gordon University.

Elizabeth Gammie: Getting women into leadership roles is more complicated than setting targets

The conundrum of choice: are targets for female board representation aspirational or achievable?

Opinion

Why is the Scottish Government trying to bring in the ‘Named Person’ act?

It’s proved to be one of the most controversial pieces of legislation at Holyrood in recent years.

Politics
Deputy First Minister John Swinney

Leader comment: Another John Swinney apology would be a sorry mess

Politicians are usually loathe to apologise, even when they should, so John Swinney should be given credit for an expression of contrition over his handling of the named persons policy.

Opinion
Duncan Dunlop is CEO of Who Cares? Scotland

Duncan Dunlop: Let’s talk about love in the care system – at the moment there isn’t any

It has been a year since we called on the First Minister to consider what was going wrong with the care system in ­Scotland. A year after she sat down with young people from Who Cares? Scotland. A year since she decided to call for a Root and Branch Review of the Care System (now known as the Independent Care Review).

Opinion
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Mum’s the Word

Transgressing the teenage code

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The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh on their wedding day. Picture: PA/PA Wire

Sweeping changes in wedding traditions, survey shows

In the seven decades since the Queen married the Duke of Edinburgh, the couple have witnessed a world recast around them, with numerous wars waged and empires ­toppled.

UK
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JANET CHRISTIE ,  MAGAZINE WRITER

Family: Janet Christie’s Mum’s the Word

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Tender, juicy, spectacular meat dishes for winter

Stuck in a recipe rut? Here are rib-sticking, heart-warming dishes for the coming winter.

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