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September 2, 2016
miscariage

Miscarriage – A Dirty Little Secret?

It all started in 2008. I got married the previous December, and then as expected our eyes turned towards starting a family. After a few months of trying, we got pregnant — hurrahh! The joy of seeing those 2 lines on that stick is just indescribable! OMG, I’m going to be a […]
August 31, 2016
bestie

‘Mesties!’ Have You Found Your ‘Mum Bestie’ Yet?

Parenting is tough going, we all know that. And people can be very quick to shit sling if/when you’re doing it wrong. We all know that! I don’t think I’ve ever felt as judged by people as I do now that I’m a mother. And unfortunately, it’s the time that you […]
August 30, 2016
wrinkles

Why I Embrace Fine Lines And Wrinkles

For a few months at the beginning of 2015 I had the smooth, taut, wrinkle free skin on my face that we all try so hard to recapture. No frown lines, laughter lines, creases or any other class of wrinkles. On half of my face only. I was hit full […]
August 27, 2016
endometriosis

This Is What Happened When I Was Diagnosed With Endometriosis

Since I was a teenager I have suffered with irregular and painful periods. I wanted to get it checked out so when I reached 19 I had laparoscopy. I was told there was nothing wrong with me. But I know now that I should have been diagnosed with endometriosis. I moved […]
August 27, 2016
wine

I Confess: I Don’t Like Wine

When you read mummy blogs or Facebook posts there seams to be one reoccurring advise on how to get through the days and weeks of parenthood ‘WINE’. Now here is my problem. It might sound sacrilegious to other mums out there but I hate wine! I actually grew up in one of […]
August 23, 2016
motherhood

Motherhood: Is This As Good As It Gets?

A week ago yesterday my husband and I headed out to celebrate my 35th birthday. Our little girl was safe and snug in nana and granddad’s house so we had the whole night ahead of us to let go and just relax. A night of pizza, prosecco and partying awaited. […]

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