About The Site’s Name – Oh Positive Mum

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A short explanation to why my site is called “Oh Positive Mum”. Two things I discovered when I became a mother. One was during pregrency and the zillon blood tests and what not. I found out my blood type. I’m sure you can figure which type I am. The other was when my eldest daughter was coming up to a …

Clothes clothes clothes

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Every week I’m faced with mountains of clothes that I have had to wash dry and then sorted ready to put away. My eldest daughter is meant to put her own away and same goes for my husband. That leaves my youngest and mine to do. Unfortunately this never goes to plan.

Today marks the anniversary of the first year living in this house.

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Made it to my target this week. I set myself a goal of listing seven items onto eBay this week. It is now Thursday evening and I am really tired but nine new items have been listed today. I didn’t manage to make a start last week because my daughter broke her foot and so many other set backs just …

Been busy

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Wow time has flown. Summer holidays with the girls were eventful. My husband surprised me with a over-night trip to London for my birthday. Fluffy (eldest daughter) started swimming lessons and I’m so proud to say she has taken to it like a fish.  Bubbles (youngest daughter) has adapted to nursery and no more tears over leaving me. Potty training …

Arguments

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Try this, if someone (parents, partner, children) is shouting at you. Whisper back to them.  “I’ll talk to you when you are calm.” Of course they’ll shout some more and say that they can’t hear you. Just whisper the same again. Repeat until they stopped shouting and say calmly, now at a normal talking level, “I was saying I’ll talk …