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June 28, 2017
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The Six Word Mum: Jenny Cox

This week The M Word would like to introduce our second Six Word Mum; Jenny Cox. Jenny is one of our most prolific writers for the M Word. A strong presence within The M Word community and a popular writer with our readers and among our own writers. Jenny takes us […]
June 27, 2017
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What About A Summer Camp For Mammy?

It’s the time of year when brightly coloured flyers promising to make our children singing sensations, Oscar winning stars or Olympic athletes in one short week abound.  The (annual) age of the Summer Camp has dawned. As I waded through the collection of leaflets, ads and notes about various camps […]
June 27, 2017
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Whatever Happened To Good Old Fashioned Respect Between The Sexes?

WARNING: Explicit Content. So. The other day I was in my car with my baby girl in the back, about to pull out of a petrol station. As I sat and waited for a gap in the traffic, I saw a man in his 60’s walking along the footpath. When […]
June 26, 2017
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In Praise Of The Online Mammy Groups

Becoming a mum for the first time can be incredibly lonely. Saying that statement out loud often seems like the ultimate oddity and indeed it’s not something many of us consider when we get that life-changing news that we’re pregnant. Generally, the mum-to-be and her busy mind turns to the […]

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