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February 27, 2017
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The Perils Of Screen Time

When I was pregnant first time round, I was a bit sniffy about the idea of any child of mine watching a lot of television. Having grown up in two channel Ireland in the 1980’s, when children’s TV started at 3pm and ended at 6pm, I had no idea how […]
February 24, 2017
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My 10-Year-Old Is Scared Of Going To Sleep

The sleep problem with my eldest started when he was brought home from hospital. We put him in a cot next to our bed and all night he mooched and squeaked. He didn’t cry so much but, well, mooched. We fed him every three to four hours as normal but the mooching and squeaking continued. […]
February 24, 2017
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Can We Talk For A Second About Time?

Time pressures in general are huge and if you think about it, stressing about time and time management takes up a massive amount of headspace. Even before kids are on the scene, whether its wanting to have accomplished goals by a certain age be it professional or personal, there is […]
February 22, 2017
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Beautiful Shite!

Parenting is a non-stop merry-go-round of delights designed to push us to our limits, both mentally and physically! Feel free to pinch that quote and paste it across a beautiful backdrop of clouds or a rain forest, perhaps make it your screensaver? We can even pretend it’s true! (#blessed) In […]
February 20, 2017
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When A Pet Dies

Pets are a wonderful addition to any home. They enhance our lives through unconditional love and companionship. They teach responsibility to children when they help with feeding and exercising them. In short they make family life that little bit richer, busier and more memorable. Before we had children, we had […]
February 20, 2017
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I Have To Buy What Now?

So I was in one of my favourite shops the other day, one of those beautifully scented places with painted floorboards and soft lighting, a treasure trove of gorgeous ‘stuff’ you would have in your parallel universe home. You know, the one you pad about in barefoot, sun-kissed and fabulous […]

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