Dear Mama, If I had a pound for every time I’ve been told, “The days are long but the years are short”, I’d buy myself… A really nice handbag!  But it’s sickeningly true isn’t it?  Days can be really, really long but the years – they seem to fly by without us realising. So many of us are guilty of…

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It takes a village to raise a child… Does it? Does it really take a village to raise a child? Yes, I think it does. Wikipedia describes this statement as ‘a proverb meaning it takes an entire community of different people interacting with children for them to experience and grow in a safe environment.’ Parenting was easier in times past…

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I’ve been having a wobble.  Sometimes… Who am I kidding – Most of the time when I sit down to write a blog post I hit delete half way through.  And quite honestly you lovely lot should be glad because it’s a big pile of shite! Recently I’ve had a bit of Writers block.  Ha!  Did I just refer to…

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So if you’ve been unlucky, you’ve quite possibly just had one of the most traumatic experiences of your life.  But you’ve made it (well done!) and now you’ve got this little person to show for it. If you’ve been lucky and the whole labour bit wasn’t as bad as you were expecting – high five! Whichever your experience, you’ve joined…

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Motherhood ain’t half bad really!  I wrote this post a while back for MummyPages but I was kinda thinking Mummy’s Whine Club needed a wee pick me up and a reminder that even though most of us probably haven’t had a decent nights sleep since the day our first was conceived we wouldn’t change it…  Ok actually maybe we’d ask…

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