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Cracking the Footy Codes Giveaway Exclusive Giveaway!

"Cracking the Footy Codes" 100-Book Giveaway!

Write a quick review - claim your FREE Footy book! and AKA Publishing are giving 100 single mums a FREE copy of the fabulous Cracking the Footy Codes - A Beginner's Guide to AFL, League, Union and Football book, valued at $24.95 each!

Giveaway now closed - the lucky winners are listed below!

To get a free book, simply go to the Single Mother Forum, register (if you're not already a member) and post a quick review - even one or two sentences is enough! You can review your favourite book, DVD, child's toy, pram, car booster seat...whatever! Take your pick in our review forums located here.

To claim your free book after writing your review, simply email us at with your postal details and we'll mail your free copy of Cracking the Footy Codes to you - it's a no-brainer!

There are 100 books to be given away until they are either all gone, or 11 October 2011 - so what are you waiting for? Claim your free book now!

Cracking the Footy Codes Giveaway

A little about Cracking the Footy Codes...

Does your football-mad son or daughter roll their eyes whenever you attempt to talk "Footy" with them? Do you have a youngster who is just kicking off their Footy career and wants to learn the basics? Do you think that Rugby League and Rugby Union are the same game?! Don't despair! You too can achieve supreme football know-how (and become the coolest parent on your kid's footy game sidelines) with Cracking the Footy Codes...

To find out more about Cracking the Footy Codes, you can read the Cracking the Footy Codes Book Review here!

This giveaway is open to 18 year old and over adults, limit of one book per household.
The giveaway ends after all 100 books are claimed, or 11 October 2011 - whichever comes first. Read the full competition Terms & Conditions

And The Winners Are...

~puppyphat~, Labrador QLD
snug01, Park Holme SA
Newseason, Alexandra Hiulls QLD
piccolanippy, Englorie Park NSW
bayshell, Tuggerah NSW,
sargef, Parafield Gardens SA
ecb, North Lakes QLD

Enter another competition!

What does it mean to be a single mum?Of course, the


are the most important thing in a single mum's life. Kids are the focus and always have been. But along with the children, there are other matters that can confuse a single mum's life.


plays a big part of a single mother's life, mainly because this is where a large percentage of single mums get their finances from. Centrelink are the source from where the

single mother pension

, or as it is otherwise known, the single parent payment comes from. The single mother pension is a subsistence amount, but just the same, it is money to live on, and so it is important, no matter if it is called single parent payment, single mother pension or whatever Centrelink welfare classes it at the time

Often, single mums come out of a


or defacto relationship only to find that their troubles have just begun, and find that their first step leads them towards Family Law - it's time to engage a lawyer.
There are more than just Centrelink finance problems to worry about, as mentioned before, but also

child custody

issues. Child custody is something that hits right at the heart of

single mums

. If a single mother's ex husband or ex partner has been a domestic violence perpetrator, the mum may be greatly worried about child custody. They worry that their kids won't be safe with their spouse, who has already proven to be abusive because they caused

domestic violence

, which resulted in a divorce or separation.

Even so,

Family Court

will often still order a form of child custody named

Shared Parenting

. Shared Parenting is a form of child custody division of time or parental responsibility between the parents. Mother's often look for a good divorce lawyer to try to avoid share parenting with an abusive ex-spouse after divorce, however in many cases Shared Parenting is still the outcome after the divorce, no matter how good the divorce lawyers have been. They will often settle for visitation at a contact centre or access centre where fathers or mothers are supervised during child custody access.

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