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January 25, 2017
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Toys I Buy vs Toys They Use

I am forever on the hunt for an elusive toy for my children; one that will keep them busy for hours on end without requiring parental help and hopefully educating them while imparting some social skills.. any suggestions? Did I mention that it should be less than a tenner? As […]
January 25, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…Bras For Big Boobs

I am one of those women who hates her big boobs. I know that’s a criminal thing to say but it is so true. I have always had them. I reckon I was born with them actually! Women have told me how envious they are of them but I have […]
January 23, 2017
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30 Signs You’re A Lazy Ass Mam (Like Me)

We’re all deadly, that’s a given. But if you’re anything like me sometimes, just sometimes the pre motherhood you comes out. The lazy you. And I for one won’t mind when  she shows her face now and again. We’re still friends. We just don’t get to see each other as […]
January 23, 2017
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We Need To Tell Them They Are Fabulous…Every Day

‘Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a mental disorder characterised by an obsessive preoccupation that some aspect of one’s own appearance is severely flawed and warrants exceptional measures to hide or fix it.’ How many people especially Mammys whose bodies have changed so much after having kids suffer from this; maybe […]
January 22, 2017
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Supermums! We Really DO Exist

We all know about the walloping changes pregnancy and childbirth can inflict on our bodies, but have you ever wondered what it does to our brains? Science has come close to explaining ‘Baby Brain Syndrome’ (although us Mums know damn well it exists), but as I was doing a bit […]
January 20, 2017
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It Could Be Worse

Another year, another sick CF Christmas ‘break’ for my little lady. Thanks Santa for your second-year-in-a-row delivery of Parainfluenza and your ‘surprise’ gift of post-bronch pneumonia for a little extra, unexpected excitement. You arrived at exactly 3.30am on Christmas morning, bang on time for ‘Christmas fever’. If we are, in […]

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