For Women Who Happen To Be Parents

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June 11, 2017

We’re All Winging It

When I was small, I like most people can remember thinking my parents were just invincible. They were completely infallible to me. There was nothing they didn’t know. They always had the answers for everything and the solution to every single problem, big or small lay in their wise hands. […]
June 11, 2017

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

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 10, 2017

My NEW Favourite Things

Raindrops on roses And whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woollen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favourite things These are the opening lyrics to the well loved Rodgers & Hammerstein song from one of my favourite childhood musicals, The […]
June 9, 2017

How My Staycation Turned Into Fawlty Towers

Some much needed family time was badly needed for this family. We have endured the last fifteen months with a family split up. My husband working away in Limerick Monday to Friday and me holding the forth up here. So I was online a few weeks ago and found a […]
June 9, 2017

I Was Nine When I Watched My Dad Die

Perhaps they are getting a divorce. That would explain why Dad is in a separate room now. Doesn’t seem right though. I am not sure. Why is everyone whispering all the time. Mums face looks cross. Its funny that I have to ask to go into the room to see […]


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