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September 3, 2017
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Questions To Never (Ever!) Ask A Multiple Parent…

Are they natural? Yes, look if I pinch them for you they will cry…   Be prepared to be asked how your sex life is!   Aw look, you have two boys! (Back in the squishy newborn days). Yes, the boy wearing a dress with a hairband is obviously a […]
September 2, 2017
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How to Survive…The First Weeks Of Breastfeeding

 Those first weeks of breastfeeding can be difficult but knowledge is power. Here are some must-haves to survive:   Multi-Mam Compresses: These are an absolute must have when you start breastfeeding. You don’t need to wash your nipples between feeds. They soothe the nipples, help the healing process if they’ve cracked […]
September 1, 2017
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How Did I Become The ‘Responsible One’?

Responsibility is one scary mother-fucker of an emotion. We’re all given responsibility at differing rates as we grow up. If we’re lucky, we’ve got a loving family around us who will dole out responsibility at an acceptable frequency. Such as; learning to do chores like tidying your room, doing the […]
August 31, 2017
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Brush Your Teeth, Children

So in case I have failed to mention it, I have three children. The Sun, The Moon and The Stars. Also, in the very likely event that the smaller details of my life have escaped your memory, I am also a single parent. Taking those statistics into account, most battles […]

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