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It starts to creep up on me as October begins…I feel it rising as store shelves…
by Jodi Shenal on 11th December, 2017
There are many milestones we picture once we have children.
by Ger Smyth on 8th December, 2017
A single heartbeat, Constant tears, There wasn’t enough, …
by Ger Smyth on 13th October, 2017
Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) which is also referred to as ADD…
by Zowie Kaye on 13th October, 2017
Waiting is something both my children struggle with.
by Miriam Gwynne on 12th October, 2017
I recently told someone that I had depression and that is why I wanted to raise awareness…
by Rebecca Shayler-Adams on 11th October, 2017
Hi...my name's Zowie; I am a full-time mother and wife, a Financial Crime Analyst…
by Zowie Kaye on 10th October, 2017
My daughter has just embarked into another school year. She’s an active six…
by Rebecca Toal on 9th October, 2017
'What do you do for a living?' 'I am a carer.'
by Miriam Gwynne on 9th October, 2017
We have had another busy month, now that routine visits are being called for again.
by Brittney Baumgartner on 6th October, 2017
Health & Beauty
I have always been a big thinker. I don’t say this out of pride, in my experience…
by Jane Scott on 2nd October, 2017
As a mother to a child with extraordinary needs, I am busy.
by Melissa Schlemmer on 27th September, 2017
The Friday before the school year was set to begin, we took an impromptu tour of…
by Kara Melissa on 25th September, 2017
I received an email recently from a well-known "motherly" high street store.…
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 22nd September, 2017
Despite a couple of decades out of the education system, I seem to be very susceptible…
by Jane Scott on 12th September, 2017
This post only really needed that title to probably grab your attention. If you're…
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 11th September, 2017
I have always given my £10 a month to a few charities, I didn’t really…
by Rebecca Shayler-Adams on 5th September, 2017
We recently learned our son’s hearing loss has progressed even more in the…
by Melissa Schlemmer on 1st September, 2017
My daughter Sydney recently had her 2 year developmental review with our Health Visitor.
by Laura Rutherford on 28th August, 2017
I buy and hope:
by Miriam Gwynne on 24th August, 2017
I feel like summer arrived and left in one day this year and already autumn has set…
by Laura Moore on 24th August, 2017
It’s the summer holidays and for many parents this can be a really difficult…
by Angela Kelly on 24th August, 2017
I will go into the bookstore hand over his school book list and pay the cashier a…
by Ger Smyth on 24th August, 2017
In today’s world, an act of kindness is appreciated now more than ever.
by Jodi Shenal on 18th August, 2017
In this episode of the Firefly Community Podcast Chris narrates one of our popular…
by Firefly Community on 17th August, 2017
As it is World Breastfeeding Week, I thought I would write a little bit about my…
by Rebecca Shayler-Adams on 4th August, 2017
And no, this time I’m not talking about the weather.
by Carolyn Voisey on 1st August, 2017
My identity as me and not just mum!
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 28th July, 2017
My heart aches today. Not for any particular reason, it just does.
by Carolyn Voisey on 27th July, 2017
It is estimated that 1 in 260 people in the UK need an adult sized changing bench…
by Firefly Community on 25th July, 2017
We all may see it all too often... The struggling mom on the sideline
by Brittney Baumgartner on 21st July, 2017
"Why is she doing this?"; A question I have found myself asking since Amy…
by Ceri-Ann Brown on 21st July, 2017