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December 12, 2018

A Letter To The Mother I Saw Hitting Her Child In The Street

I saw you today, you didn’t see me, I was across the side of the road pushing my two boys in the pram. There were so […]
December 11, 2018

7 Unexpected Consequences of Motherhood

Motherhood is life changing. There is no getting away from it, once you become a mum, you won’t ever be quite the same again. I was […]
December 10, 2018

The S*!T We Said When Pregnant With Our First

A friend of mine forwarded me an article in a magazine recently where a first-time pregnant mother stated that ‘I don’t need fellow mum friends!’ I […]
December 9, 2018

My So-Called Social Life

I think if I squint my eyes, spray some Elnett and put on a bit of the Immaculate Collection; I can vaguely recall a social life. […]
December 4, 2018
Baby It's Cold Outside

I Thought The Ban On ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ Was A Joke

So Christmas songs are back on the radio. All except one. Apparently ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ is now deemed inappropriate. It’s been around side the 50s […]
January 8, 2018
October 13, 2018

‘What About Me?’…Five Things A Mother Needs Everyday

Ah yes. You may not remember a time where you got upset over your needs not being met. Your boyfriend didn’t call when he was supposed […]
September 16, 2018

How I Went From Couch to Half Marathon in Six Months

My New Year’s resolution this year was to complete a half marathon. Tick, just finished the Dublin Rock ‘n’ Roll half marathon on Sunday 12th August. […]
August 29, 2018

Our Landlord Just Sold Our Home From Right Under Us

Moving. Again. We’re being evicted tomorrow. Ok not strictly true, but it may as well be. We are leaving our home and moving house, not because […]