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The truth about being a mother

The truth is . . .  the truth is . . .  well, the truth is it sucks being a mother much of the time. You spend a lot of time bemoaning the drudge, the hardships, the lack of SLEEP. … Continue reading

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A crack in the door

Every night when I go to bed I have to leave a crack in my bedroom door. Just slightly ajar. Just wide enough so that I can see the landing. Just wide enough so that I can see if a … Continue reading

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Get used to the embarrassment – now you’re a mother it’s here to stay

I had to chuckle when I read new mum Victoria Farncombe’s blog about the cheek burning embarassment at being caught in a trendy clothes shop with her nipples leaking milk. She asked the question: Can you imagine anything more embarrassing? … Continue reading

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