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September 2, 2017
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How to Survive…The First Weeks Of Breastfeeding

 Those first weeks of breastfeeding can be difficult but knowledge is power. Here are some must-haves to survive:   Multi-Mam Compresses: These are an absolute must have when you start breastfeeding. You don’t need to wash your nipples between feeds. They soothe the nipples, help the healing process if they’ve cracked […]
September 1, 2017
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How Did I Become The ‘Responsible One’?

Responsibility is one scary mother-fucker of an emotion. We’re all given responsibility at differing rates as we grow up. If we’re lucky, we’ve got a loving family around us who will dole out responsibility at an acceptable frequency. Such as; learning to do chores like tidying your room, doing the […]
August 31, 2017
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Brush Your Teeth, Children

So in case I have failed to mention it, I have three children. The Sun, The Moon and The Stars. Also, in the very likely event that the smaller details of my life have escaped your memory, I am also a single parent. Taking those statistics into account, most battles […]
August 31, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…Tiredness

Enough is enough tiredness, I have decided I am done being tired. I am sick and tired of always being tired. You have controlled my world for 8 years now, since I first ventured into this parenting role. A role I was so not prepared for, a role I wanted […]

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