For Women Who Happen To Be Parents

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June 9, 2017

How My Staycation Turned Into Fawlty Towers

Some much needed family time was badly needed for this family. We have endured the last fifteen months with a family split up. My husband working away in Limerick Monday to Friday and me holding the forth up here. So I was online a few weeks ago and found a […]
June 9, 2017

I Was Nine When I Watched My Dad Die

Perhaps they are getting a divorce. That would explain why Dad is in a separate room now. Doesn’t seem right though. I am not sure. Why is everyone whispering all the time. Mums face looks cross. Its funny that I have to ask to go into the room to see […]
June 8, 2017

I Hate Birthday Parties…And Here’s Why

I hate Birthday Parties. There, I’ve said it. I know, I must be the worst mother on earth to consider it, let alone type the words, but its true! My first birthday party experience was when I took my son, then aged three to a party in the house of a […]
June 8, 2017

Calling Bullshit On…The Instant Baby Bond

There’s plenty of myths we like to perpetuate, especially when it comes to pregnancy and babies. There’s the one about the ‘pregnancy glow,’ well if by glow you mean breakout in acne, sweat like some kind of farm animal and pluck erroneous hairs from strange places, then yes… it’s a […]


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