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October 6, 2017
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Brow Goals? The Lightning Bolt Trend Is Here

We’ve had squiggly brows and braided brows, and now it seems there’s another brow trend in town. Zahia Wahbi, who posts at shinybeautiz on Instagram, created the look, which as the name suggests, consists of transforming your eyebrow into a lightning bolt shape. The makeup artist, whose usual look is […]
October 5, 2017

Calling BS On…Toilet Training

I am so over poo. It is my third time now toilet training a toddler and I am over it. I have run out of steam. I realize steam is a bad choice of word to use talking about poo but I am done. For some reason my two girls, […]
October 4, 2017

The Six Word Mum: Laura Wood

This week The M Word introduces Laura Wood to our readers. Laura loves to write and has lots to say but little time to share. Writing for the M Word is giving her that platform to spit it all out! A morning host on her local radio station, and a voice over […]
October 4, 2017
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Teenage Daughter Increase Divorce Risk, Study Finds

We know that parenting teenagers can be tricky and the mood swings can put the more robust relationships to the test. But what we didn’t know, until now, is that a teenage daughter is more likely to lead you to the divorce courts. According to a Dutch study having a […]


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