Aedin Fiel, Author at The M Word

Aedin Fiel

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 […]
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. […]
August 11, 2018

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 […]
January 8, 2018
August 9, 2018

How To Survive…Play Dates

Play dates are great! I love them! You can’t beat the sound of springs going ‘ping’ as you realise the boys are having jumping competitions upstairs […]
August 6, 2018

How To Survive…Sibling Rivalry

‘It’s not faaaaiiiiiirrrrrrr!!’ Yup – this sentence is used at least ten times a day in my home. As much as I want to throw myself […]
August 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 […]