• Being mean mummy

    I was in a race against time to get my daughters to bed the other day. They were throwing out delaying tactics left, right and centre. I wasn’t having any of it.  Bath. Book. Bed. Now.  The fun parent would have indulged them in one more game of hide-and-seek. The fun parent would have let

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  • Why all new mamas need to be more Cardi B

    I’m fine. How many of us have said that just after having a baby and not meant it at all? Two simple little words, one very big fat lie. This week Cardi B revealed she has decided not to go on tour with Bruno Mars six weeks after the birth of her daughter. In a

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  • 7 amazing mini-breaks for mums

    Ask any mum what she really, really wants, and the answer will be a holiday. Preferably sans children. But you don’t have to dive into your overdraft or raid the children’s savings in order to get away from it all.  Nope, there are mini-breaks everywhere you look, if you really squint. Why on earth do

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  • 12 expectations vs realities of having a baby

    From the moment you find out you’re pregnant, your brain starts to paint a picture of what life will be like with your cute little baby. You create an image in your mind based on the knowledge you have of babies, whether that be through films, friends with kids, books you’ve read or your own

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  • Mum vs imposter syndrome

    When I was growing up I thought my parents had all of the answers. Now I’m a parent and I feel like I have absolutely none of the answers. I had a random, “oh my god, I’m a grown-up” moment the other day. I was dropping my daughter off at nursery and she had been

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