A taxi driver once told me that the bond between a Mother and her son is really quite special.  Lots of other people told me this too, but the way he said it really stuck…

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She thinks i’m wonderful I often doubt myself when ‘perfect Mum’ starts whispering in that fragile mind of mine.  But no, not her.  She thinks i’m wonderful.  Perfect Mum told me to ‘play it cool,…

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The closest I came to being abused as a child was when my teacher slapped my face extremely hard for writing numbers in the wrong place in my jotter.  Ouch it was sore.  She hit…

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I recently heard a chap describe his wife as a “great Mum because she was happy to stay at home”.  My first feeling was guilt because I love the days I work.  Does that put…

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I recently completed a 7 week course called Raising Children with Confidence, which aims to promote positive mental health and well-being in our wee people.  For those who have been following my mental health awareness journey,…

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