How do you cope as a parent when two pairs of hands become one? Lorraine and Trish talk to the television and radio presenter Beverley Turner about her experience of parenting after divorce, from the everyday practicalities to the sometimes overwhelming emotional labour. Plus: midlife muffin top (weight gain and appetite during menopause), Top of the Pops and piercings. If you’d like to join the conversation, please send us your story via postcard to: Postcards from Midlife The Sunday Times Style 1 London Bridge Street London SE1 9GF Or find us on www.postcardsfrommidlife.com TWITTER: @SundayTimesLC | @TrishHalpin And INSTAGRAM: @SundayTimesLorraine | @TrishoftheDay For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Are you living in a hormonal hothouse battling it out with your teens while the dog, cat and husband look on? You're not alone. Lorraine Candy and Trish Halpin have been editing glossy magazines for more than two decades, helping support women through all aspects of their busy lives. Between them the duo have six children, two dogs, one cat and two husbands. And this time, they’re the ones asking for help. Join Lorraine and Trish as they consult the experts on parenting teenagers during the great midlife unravelling in this weekly podcast. Sharing their mid-life journeys, from the menopause to reinvention, and living with angst-ridden teens they cover it all.