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January 28, 2019

Calling Time On… ‘The Bright Children’

A good friend of mine’s friend, started working as a primary school teacher. Junior Infants. She settled into her new role quickly enough, felt supported by […]
January 28, 2019

My Open Letter To The ‘Other Mothers’

Hellloooo! Yes, I’m talking to you. You dear other mother that is listening to me right now. I would like to address this strange dynamic that […]
January 27, 2019

There’s Magic In The Mundane

I could easily understand that if anyone happens to read some of my blog posts and doesn’t have children, that they’d read along and wonder why […]
January 25, 2019

Let Me Level With You About The Days After Giving Birth

When it comes to labour and those awkward few hours right afterwards, there are certain things some new mum’s don’t really talk about. It’s sort of […]
January 22, 2019

Never Binge Drink When Living With A Toddler

I know, this seems really obvious doesn’t it? Never, ever,  binge drink when you share the house with small human beings – especially ones you cannot […]
January 8, 2018
January 21, 2019

Calling Time On… Those Things I Said Before Becoming a Parent

If you’re a parent and invoke these pearls of wisdom I don’t find it all that troubling. After all you have proper experience with a little […]
January 20, 2019

10 Mams You Will Meet At Mother/Toddler Group

While waiting for a place to become available for my son in preschool, his Autism Resource worker suggested I take him and his little brother to […]
January 19, 2019

Our Baby Pics Look Flawless But I Am Not In A Single One

I sometimes get a little ache in my heart looking at my girl’s baby photos. I look at this tiny creature, that is my whole world. […]