Author: tovaleigh1

Doing Less Has Changed My Life

It was five years since I had become a mother, and I felt like I had slowly been losing more and more of myself, with every “come on kids, get your shoes on”, every meal I cooked, every load of laundry, every stressful school drop-off, every manic morning, every supermarket tantrum and every time I said to my friends I was too tired to meet them. I looked in the mirror one morning and saw a tired, stressed out, overworked, crazy woman who had totally lost her shit over the dog eating a toilet paper roll, and I just...

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But Then I Actually Had Kids…

I used to think that being a mom would be easy. Used to think that when the time was right, it would just happen, I’d know what to do, I’d fall pregnant as soon as I tried, I would do it all natural, breastfeed for ages, bake cookies, have a clean house, juggle work and home life like a boss, wear make up every day, hell – shower every day, and still have the energy to have crazy sex with my husband three times a week. But then I actually had kids. I don’t know why no one tells...

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Go The F*ck To Sleep!

It’s finally bedtime – you have worked all day, picked up the kids from school, cooked dinner, cleaned the house, helped with homework, washed hair, cleaned butts and read three bedtime stories… And this is what happens when it’s time for the LAST...

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Being A Parent Is Gross

People often describe what it’s like to be a parent as “wonderful”, “challenging”, “joyful” etc. But if you want to know the truth and find out what being a parent is can REALLY be like, watch this video to find out…...

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Nanny Drops Baby On Head And Mom Gets The Blame

On January 1st 2017, Eva Amurri Martino (daughter of Hollywood star Susan Sarandon), revealed on her Blog – Happily Eva After, that her baby son had been dropped on his head by his night nurse. In her post titled, ‘The Struggle is Real’, the mom writes that a couple of days after Thanksgiving, a night nurse who was caring for the then ten-week-old baby, fell asleep while holding baby Major and dropped him. Major cracked his head on the hardwood floor as a result of the fall. Both parents were sleeping at the time and were awoken by the...

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