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A few months ago I went to visit my daughter’s new school and for the first time it really hit me ...

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After 1 glorious year of maternity leave I will be heading back to the ‘mothership’ (Fac...

I think we have done it. I say I think because we are on night 7 and Joseph is sleeping 7am-7pm (app...

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Today is ‘D’ Day’ for many parents with children about to enter primary school in September 20...

Health

My son has tongue tie. He is 10 months old and STILL has tongue tie.  It affects his feeding (both ...

As all us parents know our children’s health is up there at the very top of the priority list and ...

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We are Bonnie, Iona and Lucy and together we are mumstheword. Between us we have seven children. We bring you our honest experiences of being parents and working mothers, amateur jugglers and peace-keeping- negotiators in training. We hope our stories amuse and maybe even help you on your own journey in some small way. If nothing else it’s nice to know we are all in the same boat!

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