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March 28, 2017
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Mummy Lifting – Or Why We ALL Need Our Village

I feel like my journey as a Mother has been lived out at a time of phenomenal change, and I put most of that down to the huge influence and involvement social media has in our lives. A common theme on social media of late has been “mum shaming”. A term […]
March 27, 2017
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Kids Say The Meanest Shit

‘Mummy. You’re nobody’s hero.’ My little girl’s words hit like a punch to the gut. She is sitting comfortably contorted on a chair, as children do, looking out the window at our cat. I am hanging out the washing, the last job of the day after dressing her, feeding her, […]
March 27, 2017
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At What Age Will I Grow Out Of Co-Sleeping?

In most houses, parents can’t wait for their children to grow out of the love of co-sleeping. They long to stop clinging perilously to that couple of inches at the edge of the bed, while a little person holds the rest of it hostage. But in our house, I think […]
March 26, 2017
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The (Not-So) Introverted Mother

The day I found myself sitting in my car singing songs with a new pal I’d only known a few weeks I realised how much my life has changed now that I am the mother of a toddler. Our children were in the back-seat and they were both having a […]

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