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February 5, 2017
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Me And My VBAC

I made a promise to an important person in my life 18 months ago to write this story. The person in question has helped, supported & listened to me no end for the most part of the last 3 years, the person in question is my……OBGYN . The story is how […]
February 4, 2017
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27 Things I’ve Learned About Parenting (Including Crusts)

By no means exhaustive, yet. Repeating yourself continuously: put your shoes on.. not that foot, not that foot, not that foot, not that foot… oh Jesus c’mere and I’ll do it; come in for dinner, it’s bath time etc; mention a treat however, or Youtube and they are all ears and […]
February 3, 2017
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Identity Crisis: More Than A Mum

I cried in bed the night before I started my new job. Although my kids were sleeping just down the hall, I missed them with every single cell in my body. One more day. One more day to stay home with them. I wanted one more day of dropping my […]
February 3, 2017
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Running And Pregnant. That’s Awful!

It was one of those three weeks of summer we got in 2013, & I’m was just after spending the day sweating it out in the office. The day was spent like most days in a shared office space with people fighting over the optimum ambient temperature. It was total […]
February 2, 2017
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And Then Mummy Went Back To School

Just over seven years ago, my first baba was born. Time has gone by in an instant. Big Girl is now in first class and Small Boy has started attending pre-school five mornings a week. Since Big Girl was born, I have not worked outside the home. I thought long […]
February 2, 2017
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My Hair Is Half Up, Half Down. Like Me

My head is wrecked! And if you are an Irish person, or a person who spends a lot of time around Irish people you’d get that phrase immediately, without explanation. Essentially it means that something is on your mind and bothering you. Although in another incarnation it could be that […]

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