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January 29, 2017
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Seven Things I Never Knew About C-Sections (Until I Had One)

There are many myths and misconceptions about giving birth whether you give birth vaginally or by c-section. These are just a few of the things I wish I had known before I stepped through those hospital doors. 1. Your stomach will never quite feel the same: I wasn’t surprised to […]
January 27, 2017
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STOP WORLD! We’ve Lost A Piece Of Lego

I’m meant to be looking at a much more serious blog topic, but the whole course of my afternoon has gone distinctly belly-up/sideways/to shit thanks to one lost piece of Lego. Said nuc-lego bomb is yellow, with a cross on its side, and the world is about to end if […]
January 26, 2017
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Surviving The Early Days Of Motherhood

I’m going to be honest with you…. The early days of motherood are tough. They don’t resemble the fluffy fantasy sometimes represented in films or on TV. I always laugh when I see that ad about the parents who are surprised when the mother has triplets. They smile joyfully, the mother […]
January 25, 2017
toys

Toys I Buy vs Toys They Use

I am forever on the hunt for an elusive toy for my children; one that will keep them busy for hours on end without requiring parental help and hopefully educating them while imparting some social skills.. any suggestions? Did I mention that it should be less than a tenner? As […]

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