For Women Who Happen To Be Parents

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April 9, 2017

What’s So Wrong With Good Clean Dirt?

There is an advert on TV at the moment that is really getting on my cherries. It is an incredibly smug woman wiping a chicken fillet all over the various surfaces in her house, while her poor, perfectly coiffed children sit in the background their fate unknown due to their […]
April 9, 2017

I’ve Just Been Ghosted – Because I’m A Single Parent

As most of you know I am single. This paired with motherhood has numerous challenges. How do I date while protecting my children? Where do I find someone to date? Where do I find the time to date? Now let’s park those issues to one side and deal with the […]
April 8, 2017

We’re All Going On A Summer Holiday

There’s a stretch in the evenings, temperatures are edging higher and summer is bearing down on us faster than Ruby Walsh on a Cheltenham winner. At this time of the year my thoughts turn towards holidays and the annual family break. Like most people, I love holidays. Scratch that. I […]
April 7, 2017

We Need To Talk About Bedtime

I want to talk about something that is causing me a great deal of anxiety. It’s something I have to deal with everyday and it’s making me very unhappy. I have no way of avoiding it and I do feel like a problem shared is a problem halved. I know […]


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