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June 11, 2017
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13 Reasons Why I’m Dreading Their Teenage Years

I’ve just finished watching the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. If I’m been honest I found it pretty tough watching. It reminded me too much of my teenage years. My teenage years like a lot of people out there were no fun park experience. They were for the most part, […]
June 10, 2017
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Sniffing Bums And A Million Other Things I Said I’d Never Do

While I was feeding baby Thomas his bottle the other day, I noticed there was some sweet potato residue on his forehead from his breakfast and what did I do? Yes, you guessed it, I went full-on old-school Mammy and wet my finger and proceeded to try and wipe it […]
June 8, 2017
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I Hate Birthday Parties…And Here’s Why

I hate Birthday Parties. There, I’ve said it. I know, I must be the worst mother on earth to consider it, let alone type the words, but its true! My first birthday party experience was when I took my son, then aged three to a party in the house of a […]
June 8, 2017
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The Ten (Mummy) Commandments

One: Thou shalt never raise your voice or be anything other than sweetness and light in front of your children. This goes without saying really and honestly why would you need to shout? Children always listen to everything you say and respond to requests quickly. Two: Thou shalt only serve […]
June 1, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…School Lunches

Like every other parent out there, I always looked forward to that monumental day when I could wave my kids off to school. I would finally be free! Well for five hours at least. Now two of my kids are in school and my almost three year old is at […]
May 31, 2017
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An Ode To In-Flight Germaphobia

We’re off to the sun For some family fun But I have a secret confession… It’s not just four of us flying, We need space for my trying Germ avoidance obsession.   My germaphobe is not new But it’s also quite true That it’s gotten a whole lot worse, Since […]

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