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There’s a moody, irrational 2.5 year old living in my house - can someone please tell me where my baby went?

For those of you who don’t know me – oh wait that’s everyone! – I am the sister of your host, Reading Mumma. When my busy schedule allows, I too like to dabble in some reading – much of which is catered for by my sister who generously provides my next read each time she visits. 1,432 more words


When You Really Want to Take a Sickie

Though there are pros and cons of soon having to return to work, today reminded me of some of the differences between performing the job of Mum and the job which pays the bills. 1,158 more words


When Your Child is THAT Child.

We all know what I mean when I say every dance class, every school classroom, every playgroup and soccer team has “that” child. The child that doesn’t pay attention, disrupts the group, is maybe even mean. 1,227 more words

That Parent Life

4 ways to avoid a post preschool meltdown

Layla LOVES preschool, but you wouldn’t guess it by the way she acts once she gets back home. Picture a crazed raccoon on its hind legs, fangs out and hissing for some fishy crackers. 362 more words

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I'm THAT Mom!

I had my first, very distinct, “I’m THAT mom!” experience. And, to be honest, I should have known better. I did know better. But I ignored my mom gut and did it anyway and paid the price. 553 more words


Pickles and Broken Glass.

My typical day is chaotic. From the time my 15 month old son wakes up at the ass-crack of dawn (5:30AM) to the moment that I binge watch Game of Thrones for a solid episode and a half before retiring to bed. 516 more words