Tag Archives: new mum

Real parenting – ninja skills required

There are certain “mad skills” I find I have acquired only now that I have become a mum. One of them occurred to me just now as I am sat feeding the baby at 3 am (hey, as if that … Continue reading

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Recently, I had to have a trip to our local health visitor as we have just moved into a new area. She made me do a questionnaire that they give new mums which they use to assess how much they … Continue reading

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Make up for new mothers

Well, lately I have been trying to vary a little bit of what I write in my posts and today I thought I would combine 2 of my favourite interests: make up and being a mum. Everyone has their guilty … Continue reading

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Munchkin and me..

Realised I hadn’t ever posted a photo of the 2 of us! So here you go: This was taken at the party for my parent’s 40th wedding anniversary in Ireland. I love it! More to follow 🙂 Hope you are … Continue reading

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You know you’ve become a real mum when…

… you pick wax out of your baby’s ear with your finger. Ha ha ha ha, I can’t quite believe I just wrote that. I was always slightly repulsed by the sight of mums in supermarkets picking snotty kids noses … Continue reading

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What did I learn yesterday 10th October?

1)  I cry a lot more now that I am a mum. Since having my son I have turned into the human equivalent of Niagara falls. I mean, I’ve always been a bit prone to the old  waterworks, quite apt … Continue reading

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What did I learn yesterday 8th October?

1) Dad taking over for the evening is lovely Yesterday I wasn’t feeling so great and so my darling husband came home from work early, helped me give the baby his bath and then fed and settled him for the … Continue reading

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