July 17, 2018

The Day MND Took My Dad

It was my brother’s 21st –  and the weekend of my father’s funeral. Your breathing had changed, worrying my Mother, you wouldn’t take in any fluids […]
July 10, 2018

My Fiancé Slept With My Niece

My whole world turned upside down in March of last year. I found out my fiancé, the father of my two small children, the person I’d […]
July 9, 2018

I Never Thought Grieving A Miscarriage Would Be This Hard

Nobody talks about the ‘M’ word. Its one of the rules of the club. A hidden shame, the loss. The loss of hope, the pain. We […]
June 15, 2018

I Was Sacked And Left Homeless While Five Months Pregnant

Not to long after meeting my partner I fell pregnant which was fast but we were happy, I had just started a new job and my […]
June 14, 2018

Identity Crisis: More Than A Mum

I cried in bed the night before I started my new job. Although my kids were sleeping just down the hall, I missed them with every […]
January 8, 2018
May 1, 2018

Five Years Of Family Court And We’re Still No Further Forward

Being a lone parent is hard, being a lone parent with the Irish court system to back you up is even harder. Be it prison terms […]
April 26, 2018

Why I Will Never Give My Child A Sibling

I got pregnant really quickly the first time. First month. We thought it would have taken longer. We didn’t know how to feel. Six months at […]
April 14, 2018

I Had To Watch My Little Boy Slowly Decline Every Day

I was so excited during my second pregnancy right up until the 20 week scan. The moment it all changed was when the sonographer’ s face dropped […]