Aedin Fiel, Author at The M Word

Aedin Fiel

January 11, 2019

Are Little Voices Entitled To A Voice?

I hate Peppa Pig. There – I said it and feel remarkably better for it! Well for the next five minutes at least. As a child […]
January 10, 2019

When A Mum Said She Lets Her Teen Roam Free On Social Media We All Silently Tutted

I was attending a dinner recently when the subject of social media cropped up and ignited interest on who deemed what socially permissible for their children. […]
December 11, 2018

The 7 Types Of Mums At The Gates

It’s finally here. My neighbours have put up their Christmas tree and the Smyths catalogue in our house is almost worn. (It’s so nice seeing the […]
December 10, 2018

The S*!T We Said When Pregnant With Our First

A friend of mine forwarded me an article in a magazine recently where a first-time pregnant mother stated that ‘I don’t need fellow mum friends!’ I […]
September 21, 2018

After 11 Years I Deserve A First Class Honours Cert In Poo!

It dawned on me the other day as I retrieved a doggy poo bag out of my handbag and knelt down to scoop up my own child’s […]
January 8, 2018
September 8, 2018

Do Public Displays Of Aggression Mirror Home Life?

I was standing outside a supermarket the other day when a six-year-old ran past his mother onto a busy road and narrowly missed getting hit by […]
September 1, 2018

Why I Hate September

September is a nightmare! I absolutely hate it. I’m completely broke having forked out money for books, uniforms, pencils, rulers, colouring pencils (that were bought in […]
August 12, 2018

How To Survive…Other People’s Pets

I had a warm fuzzy feeling at the prospect of bidding Dublin adieu for a week and heading down the country, with my three small children. […]