Author: Dionne Simpson

Co-Parenting: The Culture Clash And A Breakthrough

Today I am speaking with Charlotte, 34 from Nottingham. She works for an education provider and is also a stylist. She has two children from two previous relationships; a girl who is a teenager and a boy who is under 5. We discussed how co-parenting with two partners has affected her and her children. Listen […]

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Co-Parenting: The Emotional Rollercoaster

Co-parenting was always going to come up at some stage.  I had made a list of topics I wanted to cover when I first came up with the concept of Love Laid Bare and co-parenting was featured quite high on the list.  I even had listed the people that I thought would make the best […]

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Growing Pains: My Stepdad & Me

Listen to the podcast discussion on todays topic here I am joined by Rheaz, 30 from East London, who has kindly shared his story about growing up and being raised by his stepfather. Today’s story explores the challenges of being raised by a stepfather whilst dealing with the fractious relationship with his real father.   […]

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This was all my fault. I blamed myself!

Listen to the podcast discussion here. Today, I am talking to a lady named Arja from Croydon, South London. She is currently studying for a degree whilst working as an Education Advisor.  By her own admission she has had a successful career so far, and has two children who are 8 and 2 years old. […]

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Infidelity: When Men Are The Victim

Listen to the podcast here. Today I am speaking to Ayo, 37 from Dalston who works as an I.T specialist and has no children.  Ayo was in a relationship for 5 years until he caught his partner being unfaithful with a friend from work.  He has since been single and is actively dating over the […]

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The Situationship

Listen to the podcast here. Today I am speaking with a lady called Keleigh who is 35 from South London.  She is an Accounts Manager for a Media Firm in London. In her mid-twenties at the time, Keleigh began dating a relative of her best friend.  Initially the relationship started off well but it did […]

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These Are Some Serious Times

These Are Some Serious Times “Dont gain the world to lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver and gold” – Robert Nesta Marley Eleven years ago, I was sat in my car with a friend overlooking Croydon and the surrounding areas. The visibility was not great that night. It eventually started to pour down […]

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