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Maia

Maia Dunphy naively thought working from home once she had a baby would be easy. She was wrong…

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November 14, 2017
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Where Did My Self-Worth Go?

Given the huge changes that women and mothers in Ireland have gone through in recent decades – cultural, economic and social – understanding a mother’s sense of value in her role as a caregiver is essential. Depressingly, the research conducted by Sudocrem found that just over two-thirds of mothers do […]
October 23, 2017
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Today’s Mum… Part 2!

Stay at Home Vs Working Mums (Finding ‘Me’ Time) Today’s mothers are often torn over the decision of whether to return to work after becoming a mother or opting to stay at home on a full-time basis. The reasons for both are many, and include financial and career considerations, a […]
October 22, 2017
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Then. And now.

Childhood. How did we survive? Maia
October 17, 2017
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Have Frogs, Will Travel…

Made some emergency frog finger puppets (as you do) to keep the entertainment levels up on a car journey, and now he won’t take them off…even when eating. Must re-make some hardier, washable versions…
October 14, 2017
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Who’s To Blame For Harvey?

I found many of the Weinstein reports to be troubling. Why didn’t someone speak up sooner? Couldn’t Gwyneth/ Angelina/ Ashley/ Rose/ any of the other women have saved others from the same fate had they done something years ago? Do the people who believe this not understand how exploitation works? […]
October 9, 2017
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First Books Arrive!

Very nervous but equally excited to finally hold my book today! (And if you pre-order now, you get 25% off and a virtual hug) 😉

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