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Too tired – a poem for sleep deprived parents

When you have a new baby, one of the most common things you get asked is, “Are you getting much sleep? Now, anyone who’s actually had a newborn baby will already know the answer to this question (“Sleep? What is sleep?”). But rather than divulge all the gory details of my sleeping habits (or lack thereof) with every random person…

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How to get your baby to sleep through the night – 6 tried and tested methods that really work!

I won’t sugar coat it for you…nothing can prepare you for the insane levels of sleep deprivation that you will experience during the first few weeks and months of parenthood. It’s no coincidence that sleep deprivation is used as a form of torture, because that’s exactly what it feels like. During those early weeks, you walk around in a zombie-like…

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The night Uber saved bedtime

Something amazing happened to us the other day. One of those random acts of kindness that makes you realise that small gestures of generosity can truly make a person’s day. That, despite what the media tells us, there are good people in the world after all. So in tribute to Peter, the random Uber driver who saved our bacon on a…

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Damn you Daylight Savings! One hour less sleep this weekend…

At 1am this Sunday night, we will all be magically transported into the future as the clocks around the country go forward by an hour, in line with British Daylight Savings time. While for most people this will only have the tiniest impact on their lazy Sunday lie in, my thoughts turn to all the parents out there who must usually dread this…

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