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Mummy's Girl

Izzie’s first word has well and truly arrived. I’m not talking about the rather funny imitations she does – pronouncing buzzard as ‘buggered’ and beach hut as ‘bitch hoe’ – no, this is a real, bona fide, unmistakable word, used without prompting and in the appropriate context. 592 more words


I'm 2/2

Well, “Mama” is officially both my kids’ first deliberate word…

And, both times, it occurred after I left the room.

First Words

One of the major milestones all parents look forward to is their child’s first word. After all, a spoken language is what distinguishes us from the rest of the intelligent apes, and the first word is the moment when your little bundle of neediness and poop becomes a fully integrated part of the human race. 551 more words


Texting, LOL

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A slightly more serious blog at lorieb.com  includes articles on the things I am most passionate about, such as health & wellness, current events, my wheat allergy, relationships, parenting and more.   44 more words


Being mama

He did it. Finally! After flaunting “dada” in my face for months, Ralphie has finally said “mama”. And it wasn’t a fluke. He’s said it more than once. 303 more words


Hurray for Friday!

It sounds strange I know, to be thankful for Friday, when ‘everyday is a holiday’. It makes me chuckle when people refer to my maternity leave as a holiday, I don’t bother with a witty response anymore, but have to smile to myself. 642 more words


MAMA by: Nuala Molloy Moran



My first word


~  Mama ~


I have

said it


a million times


by:  Nuala Molloy Moran  c 05/06/2016

Happy Mother’s Day