Aideen Glynn, Author at The M Word

Aideen Glynn

November 15, 2018

This Is What I Absolutely Love About Being A Mother

  According to a recent survey there are many tell-tale signs that identify you as a mother.  These probably include the tired eyes, the handbag full […]
November 6, 2018

Is There Anything More Embarrassing Than A Coin Purse?

I thought I was being merely practical. My handbag is an exercise in weight lifting and filled with generally useless treasures.  The heaviest treasure is the […]
October 29, 2018

What Happens To Kids When Their Siblings Are Twins?

My youngest son is chatty, funny, boisterous and at times, loud.  He is lively, energetic, constantly animated and great fun to have around.  The house comes […]
October 26, 2018

Do We Lie When We Say We Don’t Have A Favourite Child?

Do parents have a favourite child? Do we lie through our teeth when we say we love all our children the same or do we actually […]
October 21, 2018

Is Teen Angst Actually A Good Thing?

It’s much tougher being a teenager now in these modern times than it used to be and I don’t think we appreciate just how difficult it […]
January 8, 2018
October 15, 2018

My Baby Was Born Asleep

There will be a wave of candles lighting across the country this year at 7.00pm precisely on Monday evening October 15th.  The reason for this little […]
October 9, 2018

Turns Out I Wasn’t Going Mad After All…I Just Had An Underactive Thyroid

When the diagnosis was first made I really thought hallelujah, there’s a reason for me feeling so crap, so tired and so emotional and weepy all […]
October 3, 2018

Don’t Judge Me For Staying Up Late – It’s My Time

It’s long since dark outside.  The lights are low.  The streets are empty.  The house is finally quiet.  I have walked the floors for hours with […]