Emma Power, Author at The M Word

Emma Power

December 10, 2018

Today We’re Going To Parent Like It’s 1986

Okay, enough already. Enough with the soaking of the chia seeds overnight and the dairy free, sugar free foods. I’ve had it with the arts and […]
December 6, 2018

Can We Talk For A Second About Being A Good Role Model For Our Girls

So the other morning, I’m standing in my bathroom doing the obligatory post-shower rubbing bio-oil all over my stretch marks in the hope that by some […]
November 30, 2018

When Kids Become People It’s A Bit Of A Shock

Something happened over the weekend and it shook me up inside. Okay that’s a bit dramatic but it was one of those ‘Ah-ha’ moments Oprah Winfrey […]
November 26, 2018

I Emigrated – And I Fear I May Never Come Home

I read somewhere that emigrating is like ripping a limb off and leaving it in your home country while the rest of your body goes away. […]
October 21, 2018

It Truly Is The Hardest Job In The World

I am suffering from parenting fatigue. I’m tired of making school lunches, of cooking dinners, of doing a thousand piles of laundry every day. I am […]
January 8, 2018
October 20, 2018

I Am So Over Toilet Training For The Third Time

I am so over poo. It is my third time now toilet training a toddler and I am over it. I have run out of steam. […]
October 13, 2018

Today We’re Going To Parent Like It’s 1986

Okay, enough already. Enough with the soaking of the chia seeds overnight and the dairy free, sugar free foods. I’ve had it with the arts and […]
October 4, 2018

‘I Am Exhausted Keeping Up With My Kids’ After School Activities’

Can we talk about the amount of activities kids do these days? I realise we are all under pressure to create amazing human beings but when […]