Michelle Teahan, Author at The M Word

Michelle Teahan

March 10, 2019

How to Survive…The First Weeks Of Breastfeeding

 Those first weeks of breastfeeding can be difficult but knowledge is power. Here are some must-haves to survive:   Multi-Mam Compresses: These are an absolute must have […]
February 21, 2019

Going Again For The Boy?

It’s a common enough occurrence; you get engaged- when are you getting married? You get married – when are you going to have a baby? You […]
February 7, 2019

Motherhood – It’s Not A Competition

Congratulations, you’ve just had a baby. Welcome to a world of sisterhood, of solidarity among women. As a wise woman once said to me, children are […]
February 2, 2019

Just Give The Child A Damn Cupcake!

There’s a lot of things, as parents, that we feel we should do. Even if it’s something you don’t want to do or something that doesn’t […]
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 8, 2018
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 […]