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June 25, 2018

bad-mum holiday

Imagine being paid for time away in the Carribbean, receiving outstanding treatment, beautiful accommodation and picturesque scenery. Sounds too good to be true right? Especially for a very busy bad-mum of 6! During my pregnancy…
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Parenting
February 15, 2018

Washable nappies, seriously?

Admittedly I am a woman of convenience, pre-packaged ready to wash salad rather than chopping and arranging individual cucumbers and tomatoes. Aunt Bessie's roasted potatoes as opposed to peeling and chopping Maris pipers and most…
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Food for thoughtParenting
December 29, 2017

Why does my routine go on holiday during the holidays?

One of the greatest things my family has struggled with throughout the duration of the holidays is sticking to our routine. During term-time everyone knows exactly what and when they should be doing things. Bathroom…
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ParentingUncategorized
December 18, 2017

Battle of the wills

How do our innocent and precious babies learn to be stubborn, hot headed little tyrants? At what stage do they turn from sweet innocent little angels to becoming very stubborn and learn to stick their…
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Parenting
November 7, 2017

Exhausted, fed up, and cannot cope with my child? Follow my blog with Bloglovin

Many of us have read the recent case about baby Elsie and very likely have experienced strong emotions of anger, pain, and empathy for the suffering an innocent child endured at the hands of her belligerent adopted…
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Parenting
November 3, 2017

I have been pregnant for 4.5 years and more surprising stats.

I have 5 children and one on the way. 9 months x6 pregnancies=54 months. 54/12=4.5 years of pregnancy. That’s more than 1 third of child #3’s life who is now twelve-years-old. More than half of…
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Parenting
October 27, 2017

You may not want to hear this, but Christmas is 8-weeks away. I know, I know, the panic sets in as your mind goes into overdrive and you think about all the nieces, nephews, God-children,…
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Parenting
October 1, 2017

Mummy comparison and my self-debilitating friend guilt.

You're at the local library enjoying rhyme time with your little one when you get a glimpse of Sylvia sitting to your far right with her 22-month-old twin daughters and 3-month-old baby Jack. The twins…
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Parenting
September 15, 2017

How do you do ‘Me Time?’

..."He never tells his wife he has annual leave, she thinks he has 28 days for the year even though our company has now given us an extra 4 days. He gets dressed and leaves…
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