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July 29, 2017

How To Survive…When Mum’s Away

Dads! Are you familiar with that prickly feeling of horror, that icy bead of sweat that trickles down your neck when your significant other announces they are going away for a well earned break? Well fear no more! Mop that damp brow, choke back that girly scream, because the next […]
July 28, 2017

Three Babies In And This Is What I Know About Pregnancy

I have just recently had my third baby so I felt compelled to write this while it’s all still fresh in my mind. Getting through to the end of a nine month pregnancy with your baby in your arms is truly an unbelievable thing and life’s true miracle. Maybe it […]
July 27, 2017

Funday’s Flying Solo – Big Mistake!

So recently I went to the “Flavours of Fingal” in Newbridge Farm.  The Flavours of Fingal County Show is a three day, jam packed event, combining the sights and sounds of an agricultural show with food and family fun. It is well organised and a lovely day out. But I […]
July 27, 2017

Calling Bullshit On…Mental Health Services

Tough Going Some blog posts come naturally, they flow and I could write them in twenty minutes at the most. For some reason this one is tough, I just don’t know where to begin. My natural tendency is to write about topics from a lighthearted stance. However there is little […]
July 26, 2017

The Six Word Mum: Niamh O’Reilly

This week we are introducing Niamh O’Reilly to the M Word readers. A new writer to the M Word but she has made a huge impact with her articles since she came on board. Her amazing, raw and heartfelt article ‘Learning to love my baby’  put Niamh out there with her honest […]
July 26, 2017

An Open Letter To Anyone Suffering From Post-Natal Depression

I know you don’t know me but we already have so much in common. I know exactly how you are feeling. I have been there. I want you to know that you are going to be fine and that you will get through this. My second child Zoe is five […]


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