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August 14, 2017
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The Art Of No Conversation

We are encouraged these days to put away the smart phones and any form of screen at the table, but after attempting to engage in conversation with the other half for the fourth time over dinner one evening last week, we admitted defeat and the screens were back out on […]
August 14, 2017
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How To Survive…Small Talk

As a presenter on breakfast radio people always say two things to me. The first is “how do you get up so early?”. The second is “you must love to talk”. The answer to the former is I actually have no idea how I do it…a combination of loving my […]
August 13, 2017
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I Don’t Have The Same Name As My Children And I Hate It

Naming your child is so difficult. Straight away there are reams of names that you have to discount. Any name of anyone you don’t like. (there’ll be more on that list than you’ll care to admit) Any name of anyone either of you had any kind of a relationship with. […]
August 13, 2017
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What I Miss About Being Pregnant

I never thought I’d get to a point where I’d look back on being pregnant with rose tinted glasses, but time it seems, is the ultimate anaesthetic. It somehow has the ability to dilute the pain and unpleasantness you might have felt during a past situation. Indeed, most of us […]

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