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May 29, 2017
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How To Survive…A Big Night Out!

Nights out are few and far between for me these days. It always seems I get a run of two or three things at once and then my social calendar becomes a barren wasteland again for another year. When the opportunity does arise for a big night out, I go […]
May 28, 2017
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Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

Go out with friends or stay in and clean the house? That was the dilemma that faced me a few weekends ago and it’s one, I’m sure, most parents can relate to. Daddy Chambers took Aidan and Sarah to visit his parents on the Saturday morning and didn’t come back […]
May 27, 2017
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My Son Just Gave ME A Slow Clap!

Yesterday evening, thirteen hours into my day with my two young sons, I sat, slumped on the closed toilet lid watching them in the bath together. The three year old, long and slender, pale, the water only covering his bent knees; The ten month old sitting stoutly, portly and stocky, […]
May 27, 2017
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It’s Okay To Say Giving Birth is Traumatic

They say that giving birth is the most natural thing in the world, that as women we are equipped to push a tiny, or in some cases not so tiny, human out of our bodies. That somehow natural endorphins will be released and we will be able to cope with […]

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