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July 23, 2017
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Living Without…Parents

Even at the age of forty I still get that pang living without parents in my life. Both my parents are still very much alive but we have no relationship. And I know they say you don’t miss what you never had. This is true to a certain extent, although […]
July 21, 2017
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Living With…A Baby That Fights Sleep

My baby boy doesn’t just fight sleep, he fights it with boxing gloves on. Seriously, at one point when he was really small, he’d ball up his little fists and wave them in the air as if he was Rocky Balboa doing 10 rounds with Clubber Lang with Eye of […]
July 21, 2017
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Her Own Room, So Soon?

I’ve finally done it! I’ve put my big girl pants on and moved my lovely little lady into her own room. I won’t lie – there were a few tears, a sizeable amount of separation anxiety and a few sleepless nights (you’ve guessed it, they were all mine). Ok ok, […]
July 20, 2017
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The Power Of Positive Thinking For Kids

I think nowadays, more than ever before, we are all striving to achieve that healthy life balance. We all want to be happy, positive people. So many books have been written on becoming more stress free and happy. There are retreats we can go on and seminars to attend, workshops […]
July 20, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…Finding Balance

On the never-ending quest to find balance as a mother, I have to admit, I am completely and utterly lost. No matter how many ways I’ve tried cutting it, I’m consistently cutting one area of my life short. The way I see it, I can either choose to have a […]
July 14, 2017
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To Camp Or Not To Camp?

Summer camps sound like a great idea when the long summer months are pending. But to be honest I think they are ruining the flow of easy going summer months. It is more restrictive, you can’t plan anything because, as it’s worked out this year, the three of them are […]

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