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Hi, I would be very grateful to hear your experience if you have had a laparoscopic hysterectomy due to very large fibroids ( 13cm!) leaving the ovaries. I’m in my early 30’s so i feel way to young but I can’t live with it anymore. What was it like? Pain wise? Recovery? Tips? What to bring to...
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How do I know? Ladies, I've been stuck here for YEARS. I have been with my husband 12+ years since I was a teenager. He's the only man I've ever known romantically. We have a few kids, good jobs etc. Like most, a lot has happened over the years. A lot of learning and growing and stupid choices on...
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Best products to use on really really dry hair that just will NOT grow?!?!

Self Care Blog Posts

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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...
Sometimes we mums are our own worst enemy… I’m beating myself up at the moment, without any help from anyone else! (So talented right?) *rolls eyes* I was catching up with a couple of beautiful mums this morning – we had a bunch of kids between us all who were happily playing in the playground while we spoke. One of the children came up to her mum, with the usual “I’m hungry” complaint, and the...
There has been many discussions on I.M about beauty, women feeling like they are not beautiful. Women feeling like they’re not enough. And, this worries me. So, what makes you beautiful? Aesthetically you may rate as as 4 or a 10? Who knows? And yes I would be lying if I said that aesthetics don’t come into play. They do. However, I have seen really aesthetically pleasing people that are just not...
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