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Think You’re Ready To Start A Family? Think Again!

  • May 20, 2016

We’ve all been at the point where we’ve told nosy relatives or friends that “we’re not ready yet” when they’ve asked prying questions about when you’re having a baby. (Read this blog post for better responses to that annoying question!). Eventually, you get to the point when you decide that you are ready to start a family, and you begin to make all sorts of exciting plans. I was 30 and my >>

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8 Skills You Learn As Soon As You Become A Mum

  • March 28, 2016

Remember when you were a kid and you thought your mum was magic because she could do anything and knew everything? When we have a baby we all become one of those magic mums. It’s almost like as soon as you become a mummy you automatically get given all of this secret knowledge and new skills. Some of them are skills that come in useful in other parts of our lives, >>

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Hang in there new mum – you’re doing a great job!

  • January 13, 2016

I read this article the other day about the darker sides of parenting and being a new mum, and it gave me goosebumps. It reminded me of those early days of being a mum when I had no clue what was going on. A rocky start to parenting I’d gone 2 weeks overdue, been induced and ended up being put to sleep for an emergency c-section – it was as far from >>

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