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Fun Mum

How many of you forget what it’s like to be a fun mum?  I know I think I do, but I also know why.  Because we’re all so bloody busy!! I had a cheeky few relaxing days away with my family last week. Whils...
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The Juggling Parents

Some might say you can’t juggle with one hand – I’d like to prove them wrong! Happy New Year! Hope you all had a wonderful “break?”. However, if you’re a working parent like me, my guess is that leading up t...
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How should you refer to me?

By name preferably! Fran will do, but I answer to most things. I’ve also been called most things, not all of them pleasant either. Joking aside though, I’m pretty thick-skinned – these broad shoulders hold m...
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One-Handed Parenting

As if being a full-time working mum wasn’t already emerging as the hardest (but most-rewarding I might add) job in the world, I decided I’d challenge myself further and do it one-handed with an 8-month old baby...