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September 20, 2017
Six-Word-Mum

The Six Word Mum: Ellen Brophy

This week The M Word is introducing Ellen Brophy. An Super Mum of three amazing kids she calls her muses! They are her inspiration. With three very different personalities Ellen will never run out of material that’s for sure! Ellen has used everything that has been thrown at her in life, and […]
September 20, 2017
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9 Top Tips To Nuke Those Nits!

Yes, it’s that time of year again. Our little darlings are tripping back through the school gates and the country heaves a collective sigh of relief to be back into a routine. Every afternoon, home they bounce, full of the joys of the education system. Excited, overtired, grubby, new lessons […]
September 19, 2017
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9 Random Ways I’ve Changed Since Becoming a Mother

1. First and foremost, I’m happier. I wasn’t unhappy before but since becoming a mother I’ve had an overwhelming sense of complete and utter contentment, and that’s pretty incredible. 2. Nothing disgusts me. Spending so much time in close proximity to snot, spit-up and poop of varying shades and consistencies can […]
September 19, 2017
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I’ve Just Had A ‘Mamtrum’

How naive I was pre-kids. I look back at myself and wonder where I got the notion that I would never want two minutes away from my babies. That I would never see or feel the need to have me time. Ha! I crave it so much sometimes I dedicated […]
September 19, 2017
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I Didn’t Know I Was Pregnant

There are many experiences in life that you will never understand unless you go through it yourself. From giving birth to the death of a loved one, there are no words or advice that will prepare you for your emotions. You cannot anticipate how you will react. You won’t know […]
September 18, 2017
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How To Survive…Shopping With Kids

The panic. I know. I have it, I feel it. Dammit, I can feel yours. The sheer perspiration I have thinking about it. We need something and I might have to go to the shop to get it. And I might have to bring my actual children with me. I […]

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