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May 13, 2017
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The Post-Preemie ‘Gotcha’ Moments

Many mums, and indeed dads, will relate to pregnancy and early motherhood as a time that is fraught with emotion. The joy when you finally see those long awaited blue lines. The nervousness as you wait in hope of getting to that 12 week milestone. The relief when you have […]
May 12, 2017
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I Should Really Do Bedtime More Often – Before It’s Too Late

I don’t often get to put my nearly-five-year-old to bed anymore. We say goodnight at the top of the stairs and she goes off to brush her teeth with my husband while I put the toddler down. I got the chance to do it the other night when she insisted […]
May 11, 2017
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Calling Bullshit On…Me!

I live in constant fear of the day my children see through me, when they finally lift the thin veil of control to find little old me cowering under the kitchen table. The day they finally say ‘Hey! Wait a minute, you have no idea what you’re doing! You have […]
May 11, 2017
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Why I Decided To Home School My Kids

Some people say that the hardest part of homeschooling is choosing to do it in the first place, and so far that seems to be the truth. Although we made our decision a while ago, I have to tell you that I am still having moments of pure, unadulterated, sleep-stealing panic. Will our […]

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