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June 8, 2017

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

Calling Bullshit On…The Instant Baby Bond

There’s plenty of myths we like to perpetuate, especially when it comes to pregnancy and babies. There’s the one about the ‘pregnancy glow,’ well if by glow you mean breakout in acne, sweat like some kind of farm animal and pluck erroneous hairs from strange places, then yes… it’s a […]
June 8, 2017

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 7, 2017

Why When You Are In A Rush Does Everything Go Wrong?

Now, before I start let me clarify, I love my 3 year old more than a pint bottle of cider with a pint glass of ice on a hot day.   She’s head strong, determined, independent, with a wicked sense of humour. All the qualities she gets from me. From […]
June 7, 2017

Why Sleeping With A Toddler Is A Lot Like Sharing A Bed With A New Partner

As I lay in bed last night (who am I kidding, as I hung on to the edge of the bed precariously and shivered as there wasn’t a square inch of duvet anywhere near me) I thought about how sharing a bed with a toddler is like those first few […]
June 6, 2017

To The Good People In Our Bad Healthcare System

Like others, I find myself regularly ranting about our healthcare system. And with bloody good reason. It’s slow. It’s dilapidated. It’s out-dated. It’s broken. Some of the stories you hear are not only embarrassing, but downright terrifying. The system is meant to protect us, yet we often feel at our […]


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