9781742169941

Staying Mum : What Your Mum Forget to Tell You and Your Best Friends Never Dared!

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  • ISBN13:

    9781742169941

  • ISBN10:

    1742169945

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2011-01-31
  • Publisher: Wrightbooks
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Summary

Finally, here's the book that tells the truth behind motherhood from the editor of Australia's favourite parenting magazine Practical Parenting, Mara Lee. Brutally honest and funny, Staying Mum tells you everything your friends and family won't! Far from maintaining the Hallmark material image of calm and serenity, this is a guide to the frenetic, sleep-deprived struggle to raise a child, navigating the cult of mothers' group and still having a life! Mara's adventures are the ones every mother has, but no mother talks about. Written for expectant mothers, new mothers and new fathers, Staying Mum is an honest, hilarious and ultimately uplifting look at the birth of a baby and how life will never be the same again.

Author Biography

Mara Lee has been knee-deep in motherhood since the birth of her own two children, now 11 and nine. She is the long-standing editor of Australia's favourite parenting magazine, Practical Parenting.

Table of Contents

About the author
Acknowledgements
Honey, it's time!
From me to mum
Maternity ward mayhem
Newborn know-how
Getting out and about with baby
Making a boob of breastfeeding
Getting to know your baby
Desperately seeking support
Coping with sleep deprivation
Days from hell
Bottles, babysitters and bedroom antics
Finding formula
From partners to parents
Getting away from it all - with baby
Choosing child care
Six months - the halfway mark
Get set for back to work
The business of being a working mum
Home, safe home
Happy fi rst birthday, baby
Postscript: staying mum
Index
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