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November 8, 2018

It’s Time I Took Control Over My Body

‘Did you ever do your Kegels?’ ‘No Doctor, what’s that?’ ‘Tighten your bum and vagina muscles.’ ‘Oh right? Is there anything else I can do because […]
November 8, 2018

Doctors Told Me My Baby’s Heart Was On The Wrong Side Of His Chest

Today I’m a proud mammy of two beautiful babies. My daughter Leah is two and a half. A determined, beautiful loveable little lunatic. My son Luke […]
November 7, 2018

How Do You Know When You Know?!

Some people say, ‘If you’re wondering, then you already know you’re not done yet’. Others seem certain on a pre-defined number, and are ok with sticking […]
November 7, 2018
Before Having Kids

7 Things I Thought I’d Do Differently Before Having Kids

Before I became a mother, I had lots of ideas in my idea of what my life would be like But then we had child one, […]
November 7, 2018

Yes, I’m THAT Smug B*tch!

You know the woman I’m talking about. The self-satisfied smug bitch that announces at the beginning of October that she’s all set for Christmas. Well, my […]
January 8, 2018
November 6, 2018

Why I’ve Become Unapologetic About My Parenting

Parenting is a minefield. From the get go, you decide you want to do it all as best you can. You want your child to be […]
November 5, 2018

Calling Time On… Breastfeeding Rooms

So I was up in Ikea this week and spotted their ‘Breastfeeding area’ in the restaurant upstairs. Ok ok, I get it is coming from a […]
November 5, 2018

This Is What Online Dating Is Like When You’re Over 40

My adventure into online dating started when I divorced and I wanted to have someone special in my life not unreasonable by any means but… where […]