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October 22, 2017
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SAHM Vs The Working Mum… Does It Have To Be A Competition?

I’m a stay at home mum (SAHM), who also works from home. I often end up laughing when I have to say that statement out loud, because it’s hard to find two terms that are more diametrically opposed to one another. Throw in the fact that I don’t have my […]
October 22, 2017
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The Truth Is Out: Parents DO Have A Favourite Child

Ask any parent whether they have a favourite child and they will, of course, deny it. All of us insist that we love each of our offspring equally. As parents we do our best to treat each of our children fairly, distributing affection, presents, and encouragement impartially. However, a new […]
October 22, 2017
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How To Survive…Other People’s Pets

I had a warm fuzzy feeling at the prospect of bidding Dublin adieu for a week and heading down the country, with my three small children. The children would spend the days climbing trees and playing chasing whilst I would sit on a blanket and read. In a week, I […]
October 22, 2017
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If I Die Before I Wake…

Dear Girls, You will spend a mini lifetime with me, inside and out, but you will never fully know your Mother. Believe it or not, there was a time before you came along when I was young, single, foolish, in love, heartbroken, impressionable! So if I die before I wake, […]

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