Aedin Fiel, Author at The M Word

Aedin Fiel

March 20, 2019

Is Parenting Harder Today?

Parenting shouldn’t be hard. People worldwide have been doing it for buckets of years, nothing new there then, everyone’s doing it. So tell me –  why […]
February 9, 2019

The Day My Six-Year-Old ‘Outed’ Me At The Shops

‘Mummy’s having a baby!’ announced my six year old to the entire queue of Tesco’s. ‘Ah! Congratulations dear!’ said one lovely lady, gazing at my tummy […]
February 8, 2019

Mastitis – It’s The Mother Of All Dragons.

I had my three kids naturally. I’m not boasting, it was not at all part of my birthing plan but alas every time I make a […]
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. […]
January 8, 2018
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 […]
October 5, 2018

How To Survive…The Last Few Weeks Of Summer

Okay, so you have managed this far. July is over and now the last few weeks of summer are finally upon us. ‘Yay!’ scream some mothers […]