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September 8, 2016
greens

Eat Your Greens! Oh, Wait, You’re A Toddler

The current trend for eating dinner in my house involves either plain rice, mashed potato (if we’re lucky) or pasta with sauce. The tiny lady will also concede to eating fish fingers or chicken goujons. Anything even remotely resembling a vegetable is considered completely unacceptable. I have been trying all […]
September 5, 2016
crazy-mom

Why I Crave An Adult Conversation

Today I had a quick but meaningful conversation on Viber with a very like minded friend of mine. An adult conversation. It really helped me realise what I do and don’t care about. Since becoming a mum, reality hit me. I had no idea this would have been such a lonely time, and […]
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 […]

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