Why I’m Working Through The Mom Guilt

Why I’m Working Through The Mom Guilt

Guilt. What is up with that? I’ve never felt guilt like this. Let me introduce you: Mom meet Mom Guilt. Mom Guilt meet Mom. It’s so messed up. I mean I literally give my life to this little human on a daily basis and I still somehow find something to feel guilty...

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The Science of why kids love stuffed animals

The Science of why kids love stuffed animals

Let the cuddles begin! Here’s why cuddling with your stuffed toy is good for you and according to science grown-ups are guilty too… Cuddling teddy bears “evokes a sense of peace, security and comfort,” psychologist Corrine Sweet said in a 2010 press release (for a...

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How To Have A Good Time At The Market With Kids

How To Have A Good Time At The Market With Kids

It’s possible, I promise… So we visited the BFM Farmers Market at Casterbridge. Good for you food, local music and mouth-watering smells flowing through the air, the smell of beer and lots of unexplored stalls, waiting for me (and my wallet)! Hubby headed directly to...

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7 Lowest Motherhood Moments (and counting)

7 Lowest Motherhood Moments (and counting)

F***! Sorry in advance, but that’s what happened. I started swearing. Those of you who know me, will be shocked, because I do not swear (a lot). I actually hated the f-word, but recently I was forced to start using it on a more regular basis (I will try to stop,...

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