Story time
10-10-2015Blog

Story time

“I’d love to write a children’s book” – how many of us have said that? In my mind…

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Twinning is winning
07-10-2015Blog

Twinning is winning

While I’ve written for fashion magazines, I’m not in fashion; I wear clothes and like a shoe that…

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Splash down
25-09-2015Blog

Splash down

Knocked up? Worried that ante-natal classes are going to have you humming Kumbya as you openly talk about…

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Angry bird
22-09-2015Blog

Angry bird

Our fave ranty raver and mother-of-two Michelle Harris ‘dislikes’ what the mighty Zuckerberg is up to Facebook Billionaire…

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Make believe
18-09-2015Blog

Make believe

This is the kind of event that makes us wish we weren’t grown-up. Kids can turn their invisible…

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Bloomin’ rubbish
18-09-2015Blog

Bloomin’ rubbish

“I cried, I actually cried. I’m not a crier”. While bawling about everything is pretty standard for a…

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Daddy (un)cool
17-09-2015Blog

Daddy (un)cool

An oasis of parental calm? Or a drunk Dad depository? Olly Lemon talks about the varying uses of…

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Bricking it
12-09-2015Blog

Bricking it

The pain of standing on a piece of Lego is with us all. But on a quest to…

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Save cBeebies
11-09-2015Blog

Save cBeebies

“Yes – my name is Igglepiggle, Igglepiggle, wiggle, niggle, diggle! Yes – my name is Igglepiggle, Igglepiggle, wiggle,…

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Strike a pose
11-09-2015Blog

Strike a pose

While I love Disney, sometimes the merch can get a bit overwhelming (and garish – anyone else come…

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The ugly truth
07-09-2015Blog

The ugly truth

According to a study by The Times sex columnist Suzy Godson of parents aged 32-55, 44% had sex…

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Working 9-5
18-08-2015Blog

Working 9-5

Like all mothers I know and love, I have an aversion to the term ‘working mother’ or ‘stay-at-home…

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Splash down
15-08-2015Blog

Splash down

Knocked up? Worried that ante-natal classes are going to have you humming Kumbya as you openly talk about…

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Question time
12-08-2015Blog

Question time

Kids aren’t the only one with questions. After three coffees, a sleepless night and a toddler that wants…

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The diet detox
11-08-2015Blog

The diet detox

So, I’m on a detox from diets. The 5:2? The Atkins? The Zone? The South Beach? All banished…

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Say my name
10-08-2015Blog

Say my name

So I’ve had this a couple of times: “Oh you look different on Instagram”. Heavy filters, divine lighting…

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Angry bird
03-08-2015Blog

Angry bird

Our ranty raver and mother-of-two Michelle Harris takes on International Childfree Day (and society) Saturday August 1 (today,…

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Toucan do it
16-07-2015Blog

Toucan do it

It started with the sleep sheep – a gadget that promises a steady row of zzz’s from the…

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Hen don’t?
13-07-2015Blog

Hen don’t?

There’s no good way of packaging ‘do you mind if I bring my toddler to your hen do?’…

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Angry bird
09-07-2015Blog

Angry bird

Angry Bird is back! This time Michelle Harris is taking on the tube strike I type amid a…

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Out of the equation
08-07-2015Blog

Out of the equation

Sara Sadik is founder of Finding The Magic in Mommyhood and has a 22-month old girl with a…

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The mumba workout
07-07-2015Blog

The mumba workout

Kid crying? You crying? Can’t get out of the house? Have an irrational hatred for anyone who makes…

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Grind over matter
03-07-2015Blog

Grind over matter

Magic Mike XXL is out in cinemas today, here’s our review after slipping into the premiere on Tuesday…

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Get mumbathing
29-06-2015Blog

Get mumbathing

I got my first troll this week. I’m apparently really lazy (fair enough), my kid’s got rubbish hair…

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Guilt trip
29-06-2015Blog

Guilt trip

Mum-of-four and founder of Martha’s Mother, blogger Natasha North goes on the mother of all guilt trips While…

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Mum’s the word
24-06-2015Blog

Mum’s the word

She’s a creative copywriter, epic list writer and mama of two brilliantly-named (Woody and Bertie) kids. Clemmie Telford,…

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Happy birthday?
18-06-2015Blog

Happy birthday?

I love a good birthday – the slew of bizarre presents, the Facebook messages from people you can’t…

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Mum’s The Word
17-06-2015Blog

Mum’s The Word

She’s part model, part (self-described) fairy and part global stylist (she’s worked on Sex and the City –…

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Miscarriage of (in)justice
15-06-2015Blog

Miscarriage of (in)justice

The word ‘miscarriage’ shouldn’t be hidden in the shadows. Painful it is but it’s part of life, part…

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Let It Go
15-06-2015Blog

Let It Go

Inspired by the Frozen ear worm, I decided to take a leaf out of Olaf’s book and just…

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