For Women Who Happen To Be Parents

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September 10, 2017

I Can’t Sleep Here In His House. I Don’t Feel Safe.

Domestic violence…..the idea of it leaves a bit of an aftertaste doesn’t it. I thought , like the cliché says, it only happens to other people. Well,  yesterday I was that other person. I’m an educated woman, not afraid to speak my mind. I’m a mother of a wonderful 4 […]
September 10, 2017

Can We Agree That Fed is Best?

Breastfeeding or bottle feeding? It’s the ultimate hornets’ nest for a lot of mums and can be more divisive than even the toughest debate you’ll see on the floor of the Dáil. But does it really have to be so contentious?  Before I became a mum, I didn’t really have […]
September 10, 2017

Is There Such A Thing As A Bold Child?

Let me start by tell you that no, no I do not believe there is such a thing as a bold or bad child. I believe there are children that can behave badly, or their actions are bad sometimes, but they themselves are not bad children. I also believe that […]
September 9, 2017

Pre-School Has Finally Arrived. And I’m Not Sure

It’s happening! It’s time! Forget ‘winter is coming,’ Jon Snow has nothing on the trauma I’m about to endure. It’s time for Pre-school. Here’s why it’s so much worse than an undead army of creatures marching towards us: 1. We’ve to get up earlier 2. The clothes I put on […]


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