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10 Apr

The first month

We did the move, I settled our girls into their new schools whilst my husband had to stay and work h

Friends, Children, Relocating, Settling in

110 Readers . 2 comments  

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Mothering advice
18 Mar

Mothering advice

In need of a bit of advice.I sitll have not told my children who are quite level headed that i have

Children, Advice, New relationship, A mother perogative

74 Readers . 1 comment  

  • Sara

    Sara If you can hold off telling them...then wait. As l...

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7 Mar

Bedtimes

It seems that over-tired children and me don't mix well at bedtime.

Children, Fed up, Bedtime, Over-tired

501 Readers . 4 comments  

  • Rodeo

    Rodeo Alcohol, its the only way! Many years they use to ...

  • Plume de nom

    Plume de nom See, after the first sentence, I thought that you ...

  • Rodeo

    Rodeo PdM, go for it too

  • Rodeo

    Rodeo Sorry, keyboard issues and my fingers! PdN

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14 Feb

Distressed...

I have had some very upsetting news from probably my only friend in the world. There is suddenly som

Love, Friends, Children, Fear, Surgery, Memories, Helplessness

174 Readers . 1 comment  

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30 Jan

Limbo

On the threshold of a new beginning and the option to go back to being a stay at home mother again,

Children, Money, Happiness, Identity, Careers, Working mother, Relocating

546 Readers . 7 comments  

  • Always Invisible

    Always Invisible Because I don't see I can have it all. ...

  • LostForWords

    LostForWords I can see where you are coming from. Two wages are...

  • Always Invisible

    Always Invisible working form home would never draw in a similar wa...

  • LostForWords

    LostForWords Ah I see. So you can at least try the stay at home...

  • lucy lou

    lucy lou It must be awful to be stuck with this decision to...

  • Always Invisible

    Always Invisible Thank you Lucy lou, I think you've hit the nai...

  • lucy lou

    lucy lou Your welcome invisible. I just remember your entri...

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27 Jan

Children

Although my children are adults, one is 19 and the other is 22 i will always still worry about them

Love, Children, Worries

74 Readers . 0 comments  

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27 Jan

My love for my children

Do they feel my hand stroking their hair at night?I wonder sometimes if they know how much I love th

Love, Children, Motherhood

80 Readers . 0 comments  

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24 Jan

The voice is back

I had a bad day at work today, made worse by a phone call from the hospital confirming I had overloo

Work, Children, Self harm, Self hatred, Working mum, Hospitals, Voices, Antidepressants

1101 Readers . 7 comments  

  • Sara

    Sara ((((((((((Always))))))))))) Honey please call you...

  • White Dog

    White Dog Dear Always, please don't be so hard on yourse...

  • Always Invisible

    Always Invisible I am their mother, mothers don't behave like t...

  • LostForWords

    LostForWords I am with Sara, talk to your GP, this sounds like ...

  • Sara

    Sara Check scarymommy.com/confessions There's muc...

  • PsychoKitty

    PsychoKitty Can your husband help out a bit more round the hou...

  • LostForWords

    LostForWords Jesus christ...Always, go onto that website. It is...

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23 Jan

Fed up with parents being blamed for this generation

As a parent I am fed up with being made to feel guilty for my grown children. I know sometimes their

Family, Parents, Children, Child, Discipline, Blame, Gen Y, Generation Y, Raising children, Blaming parents, Not to blame, Village, Modern families, Child rearing

624 Readers . 4 comments  

  • Sara

    Sara Agree, agree, agree. Guilty as charged.

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous Maybe get them to move out of the house so they ca...

  • PsychoKitty

    PsychoKitty My dad told me years ago when HL was a baby that e...

  • lucy lou

    lucy lou I dunno with this one. Lets not tar the full gener...

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15 Jan

Unwanted Parental Advice

Wow! That's the second person inside a week to give me parental advice about my teenage daughter

Parents, Parenting, Children, Teenagers

160 Readers . 1 comment  

  • lucy lou

    lucy lou Im not a mam yet,but i take my hat off to anyone t...

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Kids.
6 Jan

Kids.

So my twins started school. Yay, there so cute, but this picture so describes them. There trouble ma

Kids, Children, School, Children and parents

93 Readers . 0 comments  

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Anxiety
24 Nov

Anxiety

My nails have taken a beating today. I came back from a late finish yesterday at the pub a broken wo

Children, Anxiety, Perspective, Self harm, Hospitals

143 Readers . 1 comment  

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22 Nov

healing hearts

our youngest has been complaining of heavy and achy arms. i wrote to the cardiologist who wants to s

Children, Fear, Worry, Hospitals, Heart surgery

295 Readers . 0 comments  

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17 Nov

back home

just got back home from a weekend away with the whole family...it was good to go away and be in a bi

Children, Joy, Weekend in the city, The power of art

1326 Readers . 6 comments  

  • LazyDays

    LazyDays Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

  • LostForWords

    LostForWords You are already showing an amazing strength. Sendi...

  • White Dog

    White Dog You are a normal Mum with children. You are strong...

  • girlinneed

    girlinneed thank you ! xxx

  • LazyDays

    LazyDays I've thought about you, and another lady who h...

  • girlinneed

    girlinneed i love your conclusion "LazyDays" and agre...

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14 Nov

today is the day

it is funny how things change...when i was told that i have breast cancer i was absolutely sure that

Children, Motherhood, Breast cancer, Having a difficult conversation

1173 Readers . 6 comments  

  • LostForWords

    LostForWords Sounds like you and your husband will be able to g...

  • Anonymous

    Anonymous You sound very positive on here, I'm sure that...

  • girlinneed

    girlinneed Thanks guys xxx will be relief when that discussio...

  • White Dog

    White Dog Thinking of you. Having been on my own cancer jour...

  • girlinneed

    girlinneed thank you guys for your comments and thoughts xx

  • girlinneed

    girlinneed and thank you for all the sent love xxx

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10 Nov

Night time

I am a different person when the night comes ... Weak, doubtful and ready to cry... Wondering why it

Love, Parenting, Children, Cancer, Worrying

751 Readers . 6 comments  

  • Fresh Start

    Fresh Start Hi, wow i cud only imagine your pain, i pray that ...

  • LostForWords

    LostForWords Night time always brings fear - especially when we...

  • LazyDays

    LazyDays The problem with the night is that it's quiet,...

  • girlinneed

    girlinneed thank you all for your lovely and helpful comments...

  • Lightsareon

    Lightsareon I love how you thought of your daughter, truely be...

  • girlinneed

    girlinneed thank you "lightsareon" for your lovely no...

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7 Nov

remember the good things...

long time ago, i decided to write a diary about all the good things that my two children do, or thin

Love, Parenting, Children, Happy moments

131 Readers . 0 comments  

Always InvisibleAlways Invisible
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24 Oct

another hard day

i drop my daughter off at the child minder today to go to work.all morning she had been procrastinat

Work, Children, Money, Working mother

410 Readers . 2 comments  

  • Sara

    Sara How old are you kids? Quite frankly...now I under...

  • Always Invisible

    Always Invisible 4yrs and 8yrs. i just want one more year at home w...

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21 Oct

keep on going

the husbands birthday today. no present, no cake ( because i have no ingredients and no money to buy

Work, Children, Money, Hospital

800 Readers . 2 comments  

  • LazyDays

    LazyDays Hope things go well with your scan........xxxxxxxx...

  • lucy lou

    lucy lou wow,sounds like a really tough week ahead, let us ...

Always InvisibleAlways Invisible
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17 Oct

what is all this for?

what a week. dogsbody at work, running about like a blue-arsed fly dropping things all over the plac

Work, Children, Mother, Money, Childcare, Super-mum

383 Readers . 2 comments  

  • :)isgood

    :)isgood Not sure what to say, only that I'm so sorry t...

  • LazyDays

    LazyDays Hope the interviews are successful...even if you c...

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