Letters to Lena – on your 4th birthday…

Oh Lena. I can’t believe how much you have grown up since the last one of these I wrote. I’m currently laid on my side breastfeeding you, 2 days before your 4th birthday. You keep breaking to tell me things…

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An ode to the mothers who mess up…

This is a blog post for all the mam’s who have ever fucked up, who don’t feel good enough, who are having a bad day or just feel like they need to do better. The things in this blog post…

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An open letter to my first born as he turns 7…

Oh my sweet boy, how are you turning 7? How are you closer to 10 than 1? Since the last time I wrote you one of these letters, a whole year has flown by. Time flies when you are having…

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My Christmas childhood memories…

Today I want to talk about Christmas memories. As parents/adults, I think sometimes we lose track of what Christmas meant to us as children. In my recent blog post about reducing stress at Christmas I mentioned a recent discussion I had with…

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Ways to reduce stress at Christmas

Last year I wrote about how children make Christmas, but they also spoil it a little too. Children do make Christmas magical but they also increase the workload exponentially. I’ve been wondering what are the best ways to simplify Christmas…

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