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The Little Mumma Blog: From 2009 to 2019

On January 22, 2009, I started this blog. Thousands and thousands of my words live on this website. Many of them feel like they were written a lifetime ago. And also, just yesterday. 

How Do You Know When You’re Done Having Babies?

I seem to recall Bren and I tossed around the idea of four kids in the early stages of our relationship when we had all the love for a big family and none of the reality. We had both grown up with just one sibling and both of us craved the slightly more chaotic but what we perceived to be closer dynamic of a bigger family. In the end, we decided on three kids as being just enough chaos but without having to buy a van for transport.

International Women’s Day 2018: why it’s good for my sons as well as my daughter

We have three children. Two boys. One girl. Brendon and I are raising all three of them to be feminists.

What I Want For Mother’s Day; a long-ass list

What I Want For Mother’s Day; a long-ass list

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and though I love my children dearly, I’m not one of those mums who says, “Oh, I don’t want gifts! My beautiful family are all I need.” Nope.

So I took the liberty of making a wishlist.

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Remembering Nicholas

Remembering Nicholas

On the 2nd of May, 2016, my beautiful friend, Annie, lost her son, Nicholas. He was just four years old. A mere baby – and the baby of the family. Just a little guy but in his wake, a gaping hole. And all I could think was, how will Annie keep from falling in?

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Hello friends


I’m Angie!  I mum. I write. I wife. My husband would say this is the correct order.  He’s so neeeedy. I live with my family in Melbourne, Australia, where I complain about the weather for 90% of the year – but I can’t imagine living anywhere else. Except maybe in Lake Como, waving to my neighbours George and Amal each morning.

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