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May 17, 2017
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Living Without…My Husband

It is another Sunday afternoon and that feeling of dread is setting in. No I don’t have to go to work tomorrow or leave my kids, thankfully. But what I do have to do is put my single Mum hat back on soon. For over a year now and for […]
May 16, 2017
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A Mama’s Love Affair With 95% Cotton, 5% Elastane

You know what tickles what is left of my 35 year old funny bone? Fashion tips for busy moms on morning TV shows. There they are. The fashion editor and television presenter. About to declare to moms across the country how to dress fashionably for the school run. For your trip […]
May 15, 2017
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Becoming A Young Mother Does Not Make Me A Failure

I have a standout moment in my life where I’m lying on what was my old bed in the spare room of my parent’s house. It’s about 8pm and to my left, my two year old boy is trying to fall asleep. A little lower than that, my daughter who […]
May 15, 2017
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How To Survive…Car Journeys

Ah the fond memories I have of long, boring car journeys as a child, a sibling on either side, barely strapped in, our mother beatin’ the legs off us for squabbling, trying not to vomit when my eyes strayed from the horizon. Still to this day the smell of white […]

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