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I've been on here for quite some time I just think this is hilarious Ive watched so many posts now I can see a scenario posted by a step-parent or father and everyone is in attacking mode The I see a similar nearly identical post made by a Bio mum and everyone is having sympathy and being so nice...
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So not actually sure I have a question but here goes.. My 8yr old son is being bullied at school until last week it was only verbal now it is physical. This child is year older than my son. Last week he grabbed my son's arm and bent it back to the point where my boy thought he was going to break...
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Hello All, I need to get some other opinions. Late one hot summers night we were on the beach with my children and my 2 year old stripped off and ran into the water. There was no one else around but I got some beautiful pictures of her while the sun was setting. I had displayed 3 pictures in small...

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Perfection does not exist – yet as mothers so many of us are all striving for it. We’re all putting so much pressure on ourselves and placing so much emphasis on the “shoulds”... We should always enjoy motherhood. We should always want to ‘give’ to our kids even when there’s nothing left to give. We should be present and ready to engage, play and be there for our kids 100% of the time. We should...
Do you find your eyes watching other mothers and hear a little voice in your head saying, “She is so, so much better at this whole motherhood thing than me.” I do. All. The. Time. I know we shouldn’t compare. But we do, right? As sad and embarrassing as it is to admit... But why, I wonder? Why do we compare and judge ourselves so much? I mean... I’m a confident, generally self-assured person so...
This is a FAQ post. These are the most popular answers to a real question asked on The Imperfect Mum. A bit of a hard question to put into words. Lately I’m feeling like i’m now just “his wife” and “her mother” – I’m feeling like I’ve lost who I used to be. I used to be a fairly social independant woman and now I feel as though I have somehow been robbed of my independance. I have an 8 month old...
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