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#Growing Up

# growing-up - Sunday 10 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6 things you should no longer need to hide from your parents Older And Bolder

6 things you should no longer need to hide from your parents

Like, whatever Mum and Dad.

# growing-up - Sunday 13 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 25 things that will make every Irish person feel ancient Oh Dear Lord

25 things that will make every Irish person feel ancient

These things will make you realise how fast the years have flown by.

# growing-up - Sunday 6 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge The all-time scariest things your parents said to you as a kid The Wooden Spoon

The all-time scariest things your parents said to you as a kid

Quivering in our little boots, we were.

# growing-up - Saturday 14 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 small things that made your day as a kid (but probably don't anymore) Grounded

9 small things that made your day as a kid (but probably don't anymore)

Great things come in small packages.

# growing-up - Saturday 24 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Are you an only child? You'll understand these problems All By Myself

Are you an only child? You'll understand these problems

Did you grow up without any brothers or sisters? We understand.

# growing-up - Sunday 11 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge You know you've hit your 30s when... Old

You know you've hit your 30s when...

…you’re experiencing all of these things.

# growing-up - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

From The42 O'Shea backs matured McClean to shine - at Sunderland or elsewhere Growing Up

O'Shea backs matured McClean to shine - at Sunderland or elsewhere

The Black Cats captain speaks to us about his Ireland team-mate’s future and drawing comparisons with Paolo Di Canio and Giovanni Trapattoni.

# growing-up - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Column: We need education about porn, not censorship

While pornography can create dangerous misconceptions about sex, shutting down all such exploration only reinforces the notion that sex is something dirty and shameful, writes Genevieve Shanahan.

# growing-up - Sunday 28 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Being a grown-up: expectation versus reality The Kids Table

Being a grown-up: expectation versus reality

Remember what you thought being an adult was like as a kid? Yeah. About that…

# growing-up - Thursday 25 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge How many of these household jobs are you putting off right now? What A Chore

How many of these household jobs are you putting off right now?

If you’re not procrastinating in relation to at least one of these tasks you are a superhuman.

# growing-up - Sunday 21 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Life as a twenty-something: What people think versus reality Rose Tinted Glasses

Life as a twenty-something: What people think versus reality

There are many differences.

# growing-up - Sunday 7 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge The main reasons why being a teenager is just TOO HARD I'm So Bored

The main reasons why being a teenager is just TOO HARD

Misery, delight, and misunderstanding.

# growing-up - Monday 29 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 great things about growing up with Xtra-vision Xtra-vision Memories

11 great things about growing up with Xtra-vision

The chain of shops is entering receivership, but shops are still open as usual.

# growing-up - Sunday 7 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 kid things adults don't do enough of Kidulthood This post contains videos

8 kid things adults don't do enough of

Why did we stop rolling down hills?

# growing-up - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Column: It can be a crowded nest when you still live at home with your parents

Due to ongoing economic problems the option of leaving the family home to start your own independent life is increasingly being put on the long finger, writes Tony Moore.

# growing-up - Thursday 21 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6 poets to stir up some secondary school memories PAPER 2 MEMORIES This post contains videos

6 poets to stir up some secondary school memories

Today is World Poetry Day, and it’s Leaving Cert Paper 2 all over again.

# growing-up - Friday 8 March, 2013

What is it like being a child in Ireland today?

The fourth biennial State of the Nation’s Children has been released.

# growing-up - Sunday 3 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 14 things you hated as a kid that you LOVE as an adult Adulthood

14 things you hated as a kid that you LOVE as an adult

Bedtime for a start.

# growing-up - Friday 1 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge 15 things that will always scare you no matter how old you get Fear Factor

15 things that will always scare you no matter how old you get

We’re all in this together.

# growing-up - Monday 3 September, 2012

Nick Leeson: This is what I wish for my daughter

As he watches his daughter embark on adult life, former trader Nick Leeson ponders the meaning of the word ‘maturity’ – and admits he himself is still a work in progress…

# growing-up - Friday 23 September, 2011

Working strains relationships between children and parents

A new study about growing up in Ireland has revealed children’s hope and worries about the future – and showed how they feel about family life, school and friends.