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April 20, 2017
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Whistle While You Work

The other morning as I scrolled through my news-feed I saw a post about a working mother reaching out to a stay at home mother. This caught my attention; I’m all about the reaching out posts, and less about the mommy wars. None of us are getting out of this […]
April 20, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…Being A ‘Grown-Up’

Have you ever secretly found yourself shuddering as you do something that reminds you of your parents? The other day I found myself in the car, listening to the news with my husband while we discussed some current event or other. Mid-discussion I could feel my brain begin to curl […]
April 19, 2017
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Living With…An Alcoholic Parent

Living with an alcoholic as a child has had a profound effect on my life as an adult. I always have that worry when I fancy or crave a drink a glass of wine or something stronger, like a vodka. Are you heading down the same road as your parents? […]
April 19, 2017
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When Kids Become People It’s A Bit Of A Shock

Something happened over the weekend and it shook me up inside. Okay that’s a bit dramatic but it was one of those ‘Ah-ha’ moments Oprah Winfrey often describes. A sudden realisation that the small people living in my house, who have been bossing me around, who I have been cleaning, […]

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