Author: tovaleigh1

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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I LOVE MY KIDS (Especially When They Are Asleep)

I have been accused of not loving my kids because I complain about them on the internet. Apparently complaining about your children in private is totally fine, as long as you maintain the allusion on social media that your life is perfect. Well I obviously adore my kids, and not because they are perfect (they’re not) but rather despite the fact they can be utter dicks sometimes. My advice – get a sense of humour, life is so much more fun when you have...

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Society’s Obsession With Looking Up Women’s Skirts

On the 7th of December 2016, Ohio became the first state in America to pass a bill that would ban abortions after six weeks of pregnancy. The bill was called the ‘Heartbeat Bill’ because six weeks in normally when a heartbeat is detected and according to the bill, should be the cutoff point for legal abortions (with no exceptions for rape or incest). The state’s governor, Mr. John Kasich vetoed the bill on Tuesday because it wasn’t likely going to hold up in federal courts, but at the same time, Kasich did sign into a law a bill that...

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Why I Was Happy When My Child Lied To Me

This week something new happened – my five-year-old told me she lied to me. It wasn’t the first time she had ever lied (obviously) – I mean, I may be slow but even I know she doesn’t REALLY see fairies when we walk in the woods (or does she? ha!), but it was the first time she actually owned up to one of those lies. We were reading books just before bedtime when she suddenly said, “mommy, I have something to tell you but I’m scared you’ll get annoyed”. The word “scared” bothered my ego and I was just...

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