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Bugs, drugs and chickenpox: When your entire family is ill

My household has been plagued. So much so, that it would probably be prudent to sanitize the letter box to keep the poor postman from catching one of our many ailments. My husband gallantly kicked things off when his “man flu” (not actually a thing, surely) developed into full blown shingles.  Upon receiving his diagnosis … Continue reading Bugs, drugs and chickenpox: When your entire family is ill

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“The M Word”: Three reasons to talk about miscarriage

Music has an unbelievable knack for bringing you back to vivid moments of your life. Earlier this year, my husband and I gently placed the baby into Grandma's arms and scampered off to London for the Coldplay gig. During the opening chords of "Magic" I was instantly transported to a moment years ago, listening to the very … Continue reading “The M Word”: Three reasons to talk about miscarriage