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July 3, 2017
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How To Survive…Anxiety

A certain level of anxiety is probably a good thing in life generally and when you’re a parent, you need to be on your guard to certain dangers. However, letting it take over and turn you into an overbearing worry-hound who is freaked out about every little thing, is not. […]
July 2, 2017
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After 11 Years I Deserve A First Class Honours Cert In Poo!

It dawned on me the other day as I retrieved a doggy poo bag out of my handbag and knelt down to scoop up my own child’s poo in the corner of a playground, that I am a reluctant savant on the subject of faecal matter. A myriad of thoughts surged […]
July 2, 2017
baby-clothes

Why Dressing My Little Girl Can Be An Absolute Nightmare

Growing up I was mainly around women. I have one sister and no brothers. My Mam did everything with her two sisters, and my cousins were predominantly girls. So when my first child was a boy, I was at a loss. What do I know about boys? Kyle was the […]
July 1, 2017
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I Am Exhausted Scrubbing Tomato Based Stains Out Of Clothes

My head hung in shame as I scrubbed at the tomato sauce stain on the rug with a baby wipe.  There was still steam coming from my ears and I was muttering all sorts of ranty things. Minutes earlier I had chased after the two year old who was brandishing […]

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