Author Archives: Lena Doherty

About Lena Doherty

Mummy to four and Wifey to one. I'm a 34 year old,who is following her dream of becoming a Freelance Journalist/Columnist. Trying to make a better life for her little family, dreams of living in the country. Thats all really!

The Missions are on the Move.

Once again the Missions are Moving, we made the leap from Blogger.com back in December to the land of WordPress. Well we now made a massive leap of faith and we are now SELF HOSTING! It fills me with fear … Continue reading

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I Have To Make This Work!

  It has been one of those weeks in the Mission household.  Apart from the normal 5 loads of washing a day, the cooking, the cleaning, the school runs, the homework, the reading books and the bath times, I really … Continue reading

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Who Said Romance is dead? (Well maybe not quite!)

  I have heard it being said on so many occasions and it’s so true (well in the Mission house it is anyway),  You see Daddy Mission has never been very good at romance, when we first met he wined … Continue reading

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Bad Mummy Club – Can the next Mummy step forward Please?

Today’s Bad Mummy Club will be brought to you by the lovely @TheMummyLife .  As usual minutes will be taken for those Bad Mummy’s who can’t attend because they are eating biscuits and watching Jeremy Kyle. Ok so id like to … Continue reading

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10 Things they don’t tell you when you become a Mum – The Toddler Years 1-3

  1.   Back to Work, now if you’re lucky you may be now returning to work after your mat leave.  This will be the most heartbreaking time of your life, leaving little one.  But after a few weeks you will … Continue reading

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Bad Mummy Club – Can the first Mummy step up please?

Right Guys welcome to the first official meeting of the Bad Mummy Club, today discussions will be started off by the lovely Caroline Hirons  I will be taking minutes for those of you who can’t attend, so see me after … Continue reading

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10 Things they really don’t tell you about becoming a Mummy!

THE BABY YEARS – 0- 1 1.  The birth can go either way it can be long and traumatic or it can be quick and easy.  But what they don’t tell you is you will probably suffer from either a … Continue reading

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