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September 21, 2017

Calling Bullshit On…Gender Neutrality For Kids

It’s all gone a little bit mad and too PC for my liking these days. We see it everywhere but for me, since becoming a mam to boy/girl twins over the last three and a bit years, I sometimes feel like running to buy the most over the top, sparkliest, […]
September 20, 2017

The Six Word Mum: Ellen Brophy

This week The M Word is introducing Ellen Brophy. An Super Mum of three amazing kids she calls her muses! They are her inspiration. With three very different personalities Ellen will never run out of material that’s for sure! Ellen has used everything that has been thrown at her in life, and […]
September 20, 2017

9 Top Tips To Nuke Those Nits!

Yes, it’s that time of year again. Our little darlings are tripping back through the school gates and the country heaves a collective sigh of relief to be back into a routine. Every afternoon, home they bounce, full of the joys of the education system. Excited, overtired, grubby, new lessons […]
September 19, 2017

9 Random Ways I’ve Changed Since Becoming a Mother

1. First and foremost, I’m happier. I wasn’t unhappy before but since becoming a mother I’ve had an overwhelming sense of complete and utter contentment, and that’s pretty incredible. 2. Nothing disgusts me. Spending so much time in close proximity to snot, spit-up and poop of varying shades and consistencies can […]


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