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February 20, 2017
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When A Pet Dies

Pets are a wonderful addition to any home. They enhance our lives through unconditional love and companionship. They teach responsibility to children when they help with feeding and exercising them. In short they make family life that little bit richer, busier and more memorable. Before we had children, we had […]
February 20, 2017
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I Have To Buy What Now?

So I was in one of my favourite shops the other day, one of those beautifully scented places with painted floorboards and soft lighting, a treasure trove of gorgeous ‘stuff’ you would have in your parallel universe home. You know, the one you pad about in barefoot, sun-kissed and fabulous […]
February 20, 2017
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Total Eclipse Of The Mummy

It’s a strange thing being a mum. We willingly give up so much for our kids, wanting them to be healthy and happy. But is that sometimes to our own detriment?? Once that baby has been delivered, we are no longer the precious vessel but the empty car, left out […]
February 19, 2017
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My First Weekend Away…Alone

This weekend I did something that I haven’t done in years. I went away for a weekend by myself. I can’t actually even remember the last time I did it. I know my son was born in March 2014 so it was definitely before that. My daughter was born in […]
February 17, 2017
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The Honest Mummy Friend

Something I’m sure we will all agree on is that being a mummy is tough. Overnight you are expected to morph into this super-human being that is ‘Mum’. ‘Mum’ knows everything after all; she knows how to make everything all better, she knows what snack is likely to cause a […]
February 17, 2017
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Grow Up But Don’t Grow up. Please!

My eldest will be 10 in April. My PFB (Precious First Born) – the one that taught me all about becoming a mum. A full decade on from when I was happily rubbing my first baby bump. I can’t quite grasp this is happening to me! There are milestones you want them to […]

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