A pivotal visit

Right up until the time my daughter Danni was almost five years old, I was a confirmed non-smacking mum. I had been brough… more

A low blow

I was brought up in 1950s England, where corporal punishment was still by far the most common way of disciplining misbeh… more

A harsher reality

I think I may have had the odd smack on the bum as a toddler but by the time I was 11 years old, within at least living memory, I … more

All Maman stories are copyright, unauthorised reproduction may lead to legal action.