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August 2, 2018

Why I Cherish My One And Only ‘Brelfie’

This time last year ‘Brelfies’ were circulating online. A breastfeeding picture using a tree of life and a filter. However, last year I was so overwhelmed […]
July 19, 2018
Work

Do I Return To Work Or Do I Stay Home With My Children?’

As maternity leave comes to an end I can’t help but ask myself the question most mothers will ask themselves, ‘do I return to work or […]
June 28, 2018

There Are So Many Shoulds In The Day I Go Around In Circles

The Science of Should I should clean the bathroom. I should wash the car. I should have cleaned those windows last weekend.  I should wash that […]
May 31, 2018
Crying

Parents With A Crying Child Should Leave The Restaurant

It is ever parent’s worst nightmare when your little one decides to have a major meltdown just as the starters arrive. And it seems it is […]
May 24, 2018

It Really Is OK To Talk About Fertility Issues

I am writing this around the time of National Infertility Awareness Week. And here I am again sharing my story. We are 12 months on, but […]
January 8, 2018
May 2, 2018

Yes, Let’s Change Together

It doesn’t matter if your rich or poor, educated or uneducated, a man or a women, if any of the issues that surround the upcoming referendum […]
April 20, 2018
Repeal

Almost Half Of The Country Wants To Repeal The Eighth

A new poll is suggesting just under half of the Irish public will vote to repeal the Eighth Amendment. But there is still a large number […]
March 27, 2018

I’m A Mother – And I’m Autistic

“You can’t be autistic because I watched old videos of your birthday parties and you followed your sister around, happily copying her. And I saw you […]