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Hey y'all! My hubby works incredibly hard. What can I send with him for lunch! I know that may sound daft,, but I rack his brains and offer suggestions for him to take!! Currently he only takes iced coffees and coke + a vegemite sandwich,, yikes!! So something along those lines, simple simple,...
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Thought I might re write my question as some woman on here have gotten catty... I have a child with chronic kidney disease... his been quiet I’ll his hole life and his immune system isn’t great.... I’ve had a video phone conference call with his specialist and he kind of scared me... I have been...
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How do I deal with the fact that i can’t truely connect with anyone? I don’t have any friends at all. I’m a little more introverted so most of the time it doesn’t bother me but then sometimes like now I feel like utter crap about myself. I have my sister and my mum who I’m kinda close with but they...

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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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