Should mums be more like dads?

Should mums be more like dads?

So I was recently at a mum’s group. Only mum’s, no babies. So all of us had left little ones behind with (pause for effect…) their dads! Now in a room of 6, 5 were worried about what they’d left behind. Doubts about whether or not dad would...
3 things mums want you to know if they are struggling

3 things mums want you to know if they are struggling

All of us have bad days. That’s inevitable. Hopefully they don’t last long or someone can step in to help or cheer us up at the end of it. But some of us have bad weeks, months or even years. Which is a bit shit really. There are lots of things that can...
5 ways to make being a mum easier

5 ways to make being a mum easier

There’s no doubt about it, motherhood is hard. Capital H Hard. There are ups and downs. There are good days and bad days. We can feel amazing one second and then shit the next (I usually find this happens when I’m suddenly covered in some kind of bodily...
Why is it so hard to be confident as a mother?

Why is it so hard to be confident as a mother?

If there is one thing that continues to amaze me it’s this: well educated, well read and well informed women suddenly being riddled with anxiety and insecurity once they have a baby. And I get it. I really do. I’ve had three kids and no amount of book...