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September 6, 2017
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Please help my little girl sometimes refuses to poo for WEEKS

My four- year-old daughter has been toilet trained since she was 2.5 years old but she has only ever done a poo in the toilet twice. I’ve tried everything from bribery to even getting angry. She often holds it in and gets constipated. Sometimes going a couple of weeks without […]
September 5, 2017
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Don’t Underestimate A Baby

There’s plenty of myths we like to perpetuate about babies, like how helpless they are. And yes for the most part this is true, especially in those first few weeks. They are these wobbly little bundles of mushed up cuteness that need delicate care and help to do everything. But […]
September 3, 2017
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Questions To Never (Ever!) Ask A Multiple Parent…

Are they natural? Yes, look if I pinch them for you they will cry…   Be prepared to be asked how your sex life is!   Aw look, you have two boys! (Back in the squishy newborn days). Yes, the boy wearing a dress with a hairband is obviously a […]
September 2, 2017
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Disney World Are Now Serving Up Wine Slushies!!!!

It is for many bedraggled parent a dream come true. Mickey Mouse lovers everywhere will be left giddy with excitement at the news Disney are now serving up their own wine slushies at their resort in Orlando. And the best thing about them is they look just like an ordinary […]
August 16, 2017
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A Mother’s Love Is Crazy Real

I was with my three-year-old on the bus in town over the weekend, we sat down the back in our usual spot. There was a young girl sitting beside us face-timing her mum. My girl was getting really curious and started to edge herself into the eye line of the girl’s mum […]
August 11, 2017
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Why Can’t Summer Last Forever?

For a few months every year we get to experience something resembling normality. Every second person hasn’t got a cold or cough, I stop seeing other children as walking bio hazards and our Cystic Fibrosis routine stays at preventative. This still means nebulisers and chest physiotherapy at either end of […]

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