10 reasons mothers get excited about the return of the sun…

When I was younger and the first sunny days of spring appeared my excitement would largely revolve around my opportunity to get a tan or sunbathe. Also, to go to a beer garden rated highly on my hit list, to…

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Going from from one child to two isn’t so hard…

Going from one child to two isn’t as hard as going from no children to one… I’m writing this post for the mothers who have one kid and are thinking that another kid might be too much to cope with.…

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Other mothers at the school gates

I see you I see you, other mothers and yes, I may judge you. But it might not be what you think… I see you, other mother, pushing a twin buggy with another two littles running along. I think you are…

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A letter to my firstborn – as you turn five

My little Buddy is turning five Well Buddy, it’s the eve of your fifth birthday and I’m doing what I assume every mother does on the eve of her kids birthdays; a) remembers and re-lives the Labour and birth b)…

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15 funny things my 4 year old has said this Christmas 

You guys all seemed to enjoy my last funny things my 4 year old has said lately  so much that I thought I would bring you a final instalment before he turns 5 on Friday (sob). This time, given the…

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