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December 8, 2018
Roof Of Mouth

I Was So Shocked When Doctors Told Me My Baby Girl Was Missing The Roof Of Her Mouth

I am the proud mother of three beautiful kids. All very different, each with their own little quirks, likes and dislikes. Our youngest, our baby girl, […]
December 8, 2018

Becoming A Young Mother Does Not Make Me A Failure

I have a standout moment in my life where I’m lying on what was my old bed in the spare room of my parent’s house. It’s […]
December 3, 2018

Is It Really His Job To Have ‘The Snip?’

‘Is he going to get ‘the snip’ now?’ When you announce that you are finished with having kids this is normally the question people will ask. […]
November 29, 2018
Pregnant

7 Things You Don’t Have To Do While Pregnant

Pregnancy comes with quite a lot of misconceptions. Often there is an expectation of how you are supposed to feel and things you should do while a little […]
November 28, 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 […]
January 8, 2018
November 24, 2018
Friends

It’s Hard To Make Friends As A Grown-Up

Facebook is awash with motivational and inspirational quotes, shared by many of us at our lowest point to try and put into words how we are […]
November 15, 2018

Mammograms …It Is So Awkward Standing There With Your Boobs Out

How many times have we heard from our mothers, aunts, sisters, friends ‘it’s hard to be a woman?’ This is normally extolled when a period has […]
October 19, 2018

How The Social Welfare System Has Treated Me…

When I was 13 or 14 everyone I knew had a little part time job. It was either after school or at the weekends but everyone […]