Emma Power, Author at The M Word

Emma Power

August 14, 2018

10 Ways To Handle A Three-Year-Old (And Stay Sane)

1) Buy a really good coffee machine if you can afford it because sometimes a decent cup of coffee will get you through a day of […]
August 7, 2018

What’s In A Name?

We emigrated almost five years ago to New Zealand and now that we have two children going to school over here, we are doing our best […]
August 3, 2018

What Not To Say To A SAHM

I am a stay at home mom, and I have been one for the past eight years. In my life BC (before children), I worked as […]
July 28, 2018

Can We Talk About How Hard It Is During The Holidays?

So here we are, into week four of a six-week summer break from school in the land of the long white cloud New Zealand. Before Christmas […]
July 21, 2018
GRIEF

Can We Talk For A Second About Grief?

Almost one year ago I got the call that everyone dreads. I emigrated four years ago to New Zealand from Cork with my family and before […]
January 8, 2018
July 19, 2018

These Are The Golden Days….Aren’t They?

I have a poster on the wall in my house. It is golden letters against a white backdrop that reads; ‘These are the golden days’. I […]
July 11, 2018

Calling Bullshit On…Tiredness

Enough is enough tiredness, I have decided I am done being tired. I am sick and tired of always being tired. You have controlled my world […]
June 13, 2018

An Open Letter To Anyone Suffering From Post-Natal Depression

I know you don’t know me but we already have so much in common. I know exactly how you are feeling. I have been there. I […]