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May 23, 2017
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As A Parent I Cried When I Saw What Happened To Those Children In Manchester

We live in fear. Today I have such a heavy feeling of fear and devastation as a parent. I went to bed last night with the news of a possible terrorist attack in Manchester last night. Still missing in #Manchester. Please RT to help find them and reunite them with […]
May 23, 2017
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Ladies, Please Do Not Feel Any Pressure To Have An ‘Erotic’ Labour

When I was twelve, at the puberty milestone (a stage of growing up, not the local pub) a lady came to our school to talk to us all about tampons. I can’t remember the speech she gave and as a lady in her thirties now I’m wondering how she stretched […]
May 23, 2017
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To The People In The Queue

To the lady who came over to us in a restaurant last week and complimented the twins on how good they were sitting eating their dinner. To the new parents last summer who came across the park to me to tell me they couldn’t wait to be like us and […]
May 22, 2017
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This Mother’s Dumb – But I’m Okay With It

Dumb I tell you. Thick as two planks of something or another. Im officially stupid. Now don’t get me wrong I’ve got some smarts, but where exactly they’ve gone is beyond me. Once upon a time I was an academic, another a smart business woman, another a know it all […]

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