Michelle Teahan, Author at The M Word

Michelle Teahan

January 17, 2019

Shut Up, I’m Trying To Write About How Much I Love You!

Finding time to write with two smallies isn’t exactly the easiest thing in the world. I remember before I had my girls, I was always talking […]
January 12, 2019

About That Time I Wasn’t In Labour

I remember it like it was yesterday. There I was, wondering who made the call to decorate the floor of a maternity hospital waiting room with […]
January 11, 2019

When You End Up Wrestling With Your Own Child At The Checkout

Life isn’t a competition but if it was, my toddler would be winning… It was a dark and cloudy Wednesday evening. OK, it probably wasn’t that […]
January 3, 2019
Maternity Leave

As My Maternity Leave Ended I Felt Sick To My Stomach

It’s that time again. The time when after exhausting paid and unpaid maternity leave, I must get ready to say goodbye to my baby, leave her […]
December 29, 2018

I’m Terrified Of My Little Girl Turning Three

In two short months my little girl is going to turn three and I’m absolutely terrified. Not because I’m afraid of the dreaded morphing into a […]
January 8, 2018
December 15, 2018

Why Cutting Other Mammys Some Slack Is Not Always A Good Idea

My energy levels haven’t been great lately so I bundled up my two smallies and headed for the shopping centre to raid Boots. I turned into […]
September 20, 2018

9 Random Ways I’ve Changed Since Becoming A Mother

1. First and foremost, I’m happier. I wasn’t unhappy before but since becoming a mother I’ve had an overwhelming sense of complete and utter contentment, and that’s […]
August 13, 2018

Pre-School Has Finally Arrived. And I’m Not Sure

It’s happening! It’s time! Forget ‘winter is coming,’ Jon Snow has nothing on the trauma I’m about to endure. It’s time for Pre-school. Here’s why it’s […]