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The morning routines of real people – what do we do when we get up?

What do you do as soon as you wake up in the morning? For a while now, I’ve been asking myself whether I’m the only person who can’t get up before 7:30 am. So I asked around to see what other people’s routines are like. Check this out and enjoy!

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Mum, are you guilty of putting yourself under a lot of pressure?

Modern motherhood can be stressful and busy, but should we just accept this? Is it right that we put ourselves under so much pressure to be everything for everyone? Do everything? ‘Have it all’? How can we take some of that pressure off for ourselves?

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What does having three children (or more) really look like? (Part Two)

Last week I shared a post on the logistical challenges of having three children or more. If you thought that was a lot to take in, well, that was only one half of the story! And of course, you have to read these posts with the caveat that there are…

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What does having three children (or more) really look like? (Part One)

I’m a mum of three boys. And one of the things I hear the most from other well-meaning parents is “You must be busy!” I certainly am. And I think that having three children (or more), no matter their gender or age, is definitely a recipe for busyness. But it’s…

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Stress management: 3 must-read books to get stuff done and stress less

We are all so busy. We whiz through life with a million and one things always on our to-do lists. Whether it’s at work, at home or in our personal lives, we juggle a huge amount of tasks on any given day. It’s no wonder we’re so interested in finding…

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