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    Single Mom

    Just The Two Of Us

    I didn’t plan on being a single parent. It just happened. I know there’s women out there who have chosen to become solo mother mothers and to you I say: You are my heroes.…

    March 14, 2018
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    #Momlife Advice

    Do As I Say, Not as I Do

    Ok. I’m all about trusting your Motherlucker gut. I absolutely believe the best way to mother is the way that feels best to you. That aside? If your gut says “I’m ok with my…

    February 12, 2018
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    Mom Stuff

    It Takes A Village

    “It takes a village”. This is undoubtedly one of the more clichéd parenting slogans, and yet I believe that it holds an abundance of truth. “How Mum, How in the world did you have…

    January 5, 2018
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    Mom Stuff Parenting

    Preschool & Pacifiers

    I didn’t think she was ready. She only just turned two, after all. My husband begged to differ. She’s smart, curious and in need of more social interaction, he argued. I saw his point,…

    October 31, 2017
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    Relationships

    Mom Dating

    Making new mom friends isn’t always easy. Actually, it’s a lot like dating. You fear rejection. You want to have chemistry with that new mom you meet at mommy and me class. You want…

    July 12, 2017
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    Mom Stuff Parenting

    Sleep Is For Suckers

      I’m currently hiding under a blanket in my son’s room writing this. I swear I wasn’t always this crazy…but not sleeping through the night for fourteen months can do that to a person.…

    June 8, 2017
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    Mom Stuff

    Self Love

      I grew up in a feminist household. My mum was a highly regarded published chemist who constantly endured the battle of the sexes in an industry that was dominated by men. She instilled…

    May 29, 2017
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    Mom Stuff

    I Get By With A Little Help

    In the months I’ve been contributing to Motherlucker one thing has become painfully clear. I’m the geriatric mom in this crew. Ok. I’m 47. Not quite ready for AARP, but decidedly not young and…

    May 22, 2017
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    Mom Stuff Parenting

    Starting Over

    Lately I’ve been feeling like a kid again.. not in the “candy store” kind of way, but rather the awkward tween phase. Turns out, relocating and having to make new friends in your 30s…

    May 18, 2017
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    Daddy’s Little Girl

    Two months ago to this day I received a text from my father: I love you more each day. XXX Daddy. I responded: Thank you Daddy! Feel exactly the same way! How lucky I…

    April 6, 2017