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BITCHING IS SO 1992

Author: Molly Gunn, Editor

I got shunned at the pre-school gates the other day. Yes, really.…

10 SUREFIRE SIGNS YOU’RE A MOTHER

Author: Alex Gorton

10 Surefire signs you’re a mother (aside from the small person grabbing at…

Do new dads get a bad rap?

Author: Steph Douglas

If new mums are often angry, how are the men faring in…

D is for DEPRESSION

Author: Debbie Tembo

In light of the very sad and tragic death of Robin Williams,…

NOT FOR THE FAINT-HEARTED

Author: Natali Drake

‘That’s disgusting,’ was a phrase I used a lot when I was…

a CRISIS in parenting

Author: Debbie Tembo

OMG I’m having a crisis in my parenting. Today, I witnessed the very…

LOSING YOUR FASHION MOJO

Author: Alex Manson-Smith

It isn’t news that a woman’s dress sense can go amiss when…

When new mums get angry

Author: Steph Douglas

When you’re pregnant, advice is pointed at you from every direction and…

Finding the ‘U’ in Mum

Author: Natali Drake

Did you know our generation of women have it easier than ever?…

THE MYTH OF PACKING LIGHT

Author: Camilla Hill

Alexa Chung is tweeting the countdown to her holiday and I’m sure,…

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HAVING KIDS DOESN’T TURN WOMEN INTO SAINTS

Author: Bryony Gordon

I recently met a woman who revealed that when her first born…

WHAT IF THE BEST YEARS OF YOUR LIFE… JUST AREN’T?

Author: Liz Sharp

The elderly woman wrapped a warm thin hand around my forearm and…

FAILING AT DOMESTICS

Author: Sarah Thompson

You didn’t like to say it out loud –  lest you should…

MAKING A MUMBACK

Author: Camilla Hill

On Monday I will return to work following my second maternity leave.…

LET’S MOVE TO… BALI

Author: Sarah Alderson

When our daughter Alula was three years old my husband and I…

THE VORTEX OF VAGUE

Author: Esther Walker

You know those times when you actually feel, despite everything, quite organised?…

LOSING YOUR FRIENDS

Author: Alex Manson-Smith

Back when you were child-free and friends announced they were having babies,…

OLD PEOPLE’S NAMES

Author: Sarah Thompson

You thought you were being entirely original choosing an old-fashioned name. Calling…

WHY IT’S OK TO ♥ TV

Author: Molly Gunn

Last week I commented to an expectant lady with toddler-in-tow, how –…

WHEN YOUR KIDS DON’T NEED YOU

Author: Fiona Gibson

I’d been away for three days for work. No big deal, I…

THE UNDOMESTIC GODDESS

Author: Ashling McCloy

When asked to write this piece I was – how shall I…

AN ODE TO CHILDCARE

Author: Esther Walker

I’ve done a thing that I feel bad about. Not bad, but…

TAKE OR LEAVE TINY BABIES?

Author: Molly Gunn

On Christmas Day I felt like things were on the up. It…

THE TRUTH ABOUT MATERNITY LEAVE

Author: Clemmie Hooper

Clemmie Hooper is a midwife and mother to two girls. Here she…

DON’T STOP DANCING

Author: Hannah Saunders

By the time I had my first child, at 41, I had…

WALKING IS MY PROZAC

Author: Zoe McDonald

Walking has saved my sanity on multiple occasions. I’m completely convinced that…