Mum Guilt Can Do One! Banish It by Doing These 3 Things

Mum Guilt Can Do One! Banish It by Doing These 3 Things

As a mama of three, I’m well versed in the dreaded mum guilt. The old adage that we’re damned if we do, and damned if we don’t can feel all too pertinent. But here’s the thing: if we have nothing to feel guilty about, then we shouldn’t.  Many things can bring on the mum guilt  At a time when we’re at our most vulnerable, and need the most support, we can often end up feeling desperately alone. Everything has the capacity to make us feel rubbish while we’re learning how to do the hardest job in the world.  It doesn’t take …

Is Guilt Really Synonymous with being a Parent?

Is Guilt Really Synonymous with being a Parent?

Those who already know the gory details of my childhood will know that I had a very dysfunctional start to life. Going through the things I did when I was a kid, meant that I was hell bent from a very young age to not repeat history, and ensure I gave my own children a better start to life than the one I had. At points it seemed absolutely impossible that I could fix my damaged head and broken heart. I didn’t think I’d ever find true love before bringing babies into the world. It was a tall order, but I did it. A few …