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March 26, 2019
Toughen My Boy Up

Should I Try To Toughen Up My Little Boy?

During the holidays we had visitors and made plenty of visits ourselves. I watched my little man interacting with children his own age, some younger and […]
March 25, 2019

Why The F*** Are You Giving My Baby Homework On A Friday?

‘Mammy I’ve to do homework today,’ she says with her little lip out. Hard to blame her, it is Friday evening and it’s their school policy […]
March 25, 2019

9 Things Not To Say To A Woman During Labour

In the early part of my pregnancy last year, I was like many women worried about labour. I think it’s the fear of the unknown is […]
March 24, 2019

10 Ways To Handle A Three-Year-Old (And Stay Sane)

1) Buy a really good coffee machine if you can afford it because sometimes a decent cup of coffee will get you through a day of […]
March 24, 2019

How To Survive…Your Baby Shower

If you’d asked me if I had wanted a baby shower when I was so heavily pregnant that every step was a waddle, the simple act […]
January 8, 2018
March 23, 2019

My Silent Miscarriage

First off if you feel people overshare on the internet this post is not for you. This is all about sharing. If you tend to roll […]
March 23, 2019

I Just Need a Twix

I’m at my breaking point today. I need hugs, tea, a Twix and a maybe an aul sly cry. A Lidl Twix would do, I’m not […]
March 22, 2019

The Day I Was Kicked Out From The Autism Warrior Mom Groups

My five-year-old son was diagnosed with autism three years ago when he was two, 18 months later, so was his little brother. I blogged the whole […]