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April 24, 2017
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The 10 Emotions Of Having Your Premature Baby Home

Any parent of a preemie knows that time spent in NICU is a complete emotional rollercoaster. Somehow though, we all manage to survive the experience. Making endless journeys in and out of hospital, you desperately hope that one day you’ll be that overjoyed parent proudly leaving with your beautiful bundle, […]
April 23, 2017
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My Perfect Midwife

As a pregnant woman, when you are finally faced with those hospital doors, the midwife that awaits you on the other side can truly make or break your birthing experience. However you got there, be it by appointment or urgent dash, in a sweaty ball of pain or coiffed and […]
April 23, 2017
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Sometimes It’s Ok To Listen To Your Wild Carefree Voice

Once upon a time (10 June 2003, to be precise), a 22 year old woman-child boarded a plane from Cork to Jersey with one bag, €350 and an address for a place to stay in Jersey. Ten days previously, she had finished her final year exams in Applied Psychology at […]
April 23, 2017
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Living With…A Bi-Polar Parent

Living with… a Bi-Polar parent is a very lonely life. You are there but you’re not really, they matter you do not if that makes any sense. You are told you are selfish, as a child, if you do not feel sorry for your mother and do what needs to […]

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