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November 23, 2018

I Was Broken – And I Needed Help

A few weeks ago I had my first counselling session. I’ve had what you might call a bumpy few years but the thing that finally pushed […]
November 22, 2018

Ladies, Be Kind To Each Other (And To Yourselves)

Having a baby is one of the most natural things in the world. Parenthood is incredibly rewarding, yet it can also be very difficult. Every day […]
November 21, 2018

Living With… Indecision

Maybe I will write about the match yesterday.  Actually, no, perhaps a piece on Sunday lunch would be better.  In fact that’s not going to work […]
November 19, 2018

Calling Time on… WhatsApp Groups

WhatsAppened to each and every one of us? We seem to be organising and living our lives through the WhatsApp group. There is the family one […]
November 19, 2018

When Your Village Turns Up

So these past few days I’ve been off my feet. If you’re lucky enough to have escaped my moaning, I had a small accident on Sunday […]
January 8, 2018
November 18, 2018

Do Mums Have Any Transferable Skills?

So I was asked recently if I had any supervisory management experience. I laughed.  Uproariously.  In my head.  Obviously.  I’m much more professional than that.  But […]
November 14, 2018

Living With… Difficulty Conceiving

Many have difficulty conceiving but just don’t talk about it. So, let’s try and change that. Let me bring you back to the time before children. […]
November 14, 2018

Why Don’t We Talk About Miscarriage?

My miscarriage happened when I was just seven weeks pregnant. I only found out I was pregnant at five weeks. We had a mere two weeks […]