Stephanie Siviter, Author at The M Word

Stephanie Siviter

August 30, 2018
stay at home mum

Why You Should Always Hire The Post-Stay At Home Mum

She’s got a four year gaping hole on her CV and she’s got an interview – she can’t quite believe it. She’s forgotten how people who […]
August 23, 2018

The Imagined Army Of Shite Mothers

A few weeks ago I was sat on the bus to work after carting off my kids to strangers at astronomically expensive nurseries when I became […]
August 17, 2018

The Secret Saboteur Inside Of Me

Sometimes I watch my boys playing with their toy blocks. The eldest will carefully place one on top of the other, strategically, methodically. In a couple […]
June 10, 2018

The Age Of Why

My four year old has reached a mile stone. He has entered the age of ‘Why’. I had heard of this stage but had underestimated the […]
May 2, 2018

My Son Just Gave ME A Slow Clap!

Yesterday evening, thirteen hours into my day with my two young sons, I sat, slumped on the closed toilet lid watching them in the bath together. […]
January 8, 2018
May 1, 2018

The Mum I’ll Never Be

Yesterday I took my youngest son to the park. This for me is an achievement in itself. The fact that we were both washed, dressed and […]
April 26, 2018

Ladies, Please Do Not Feel Any Pressure To Have An ‘Erotic’ Labour

When I was twelve, at the puberty milestone (a stage of growing up, not the local pub) a lady came to our school to talk to […]
January 12, 2018

How To Survive … Your First Ever Parents’ Evening

He’s only four, he can’t have done much damage yet can he? Yet the mere idea of Parents’ Evening has immediately filled you with anxiety, not least, […]