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So my ex has remarried and I hold no resentment or anything infact Im happy for them both and the fact my children have a stepmum that loves and supports them....but since they have gotten married...I am being pushed out of the picture... her title is new mum... she calls the kids "ours" in photos...
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I had the implanon contraceptive rod put in my arm in November last year. Since the implant I haven't had one period, not even any symptoms..... until today. I go to the toilet and find blood. I'm in a bit of panic, is it my period or is it something worse. Is it normal to get your period whilst...
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To the imperfect mums, I have been a frequent poster here and this will be my last. I'm a single mum, I have had 2 past DV relationships and I have always been lonely so i post here. I have a child with ADHD/ASD hearing impaired, life isn't cruisy as a mum. I've been stressed, overwhelmed,...

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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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