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March 26, 2019

Working Mum v SAHM – Which Works?

I have three children and I work eight o’clock to two o’clock five days a week. My ‘plan’ was to give up work after having my […]
March 26, 2019

Can We Talk For A Second About How Hard It Is Living With A 3-Year-Old?

What is it with the OCD when it comes to clothes and shoes? Am I the only one who absolutely dreads getting my three year-old dressed […]
March 25, 2019

Calling Time On…Nits…Seriously!

I am sitting here for the third time in three weeks, totally paranoid, with oily solution dripping down my face from my head. Counting the 300 […]
March 22, 2019

One Child’s A Hobby, Two’s Hard Work

“One’s a hobby , two’s hard work ,”she liked to tell me so often. Now I know what my mother-in-law meant. My first pregnancy was …I […]
March 20, 2019

Living With… A Toxic Parent

I think one of the most adorable things on the planet is grandparents and grandchildren spending time together. My mind immediately takes me to picturesque bonding […]
January 8, 2018
March 19, 2019

Please Know That I Love You – Even When I‘m Worn Out

It’s happening again. Just go to sleep. I’m worn out. How can the day be so long and so short at the same time? Long enough […]
March 18, 2019

Calling Time On… Lack of Diversity in the Media

To be honest this issue never occurred to me, ever.  But then that’s probably because I’m white.  Every magazine I see has a white woman or […]
March 18, 2019

Today I Screamed Into A Pillow

I hate feeling like this. I hate feeling like I am a shit mother. I hate that my 10 month old can reduce me to tears. […]