Aideen Glynn, Author at The M Word

Aideen Glynn

March 17, 2019

That Moment A Child Believes In YOU

All the parenting websites offer untold advice about encouraging our children. They tell us to motivate them, interest them and help them become independent. We are […]
February 17, 2019

Why Grandparents Really Are Awesome

So there I was in work one quiet Saturday afternoon when I got a video message from one of the kids.   Nothing unusual in itself, except […]
February 15, 2019

There Are So Many Shoulds In The Day I Go Around In Circles

The Science of Should I should clean the bathroom. I should wash the car. I should have cleaned those windows last weekend.  I should wash that […]
February 13, 2019

Children Are Not Born Racist …It Is Taught To Them

The world our children are growing up in is a very different one to the one we experienced when we were little.  And I’m not that […]
February 2, 2019
Teddies

Letting Go Of Teddies Is The Hardest Thing

The little bears were fluffy and neglected as I dragged them kicking and screaming from their lair under the bed. Their little button eyes watched me […]
January 8, 2018
January 23, 2019

Why Operation Transformation May Actually Work This Year

January is the month where we’re all absolutely flat broke.  We feel sluggish and lethargic, cold and tired and are suffering from serious post Christmas blues.  […]
January 2, 2019

Why January Really Is The Bluest Month

January blues   January is the visitor, the uninvited guest Who rocks up to the party and smokes all your cigarettes January is the black cloud, […]
January 1, 2019

Living With… Kids’ Constant Questions

When little ones arrive at the ripe old age of three or even four, they reach a whole new milestone.  They reach ‘The Age of Why?’ […]