Making Mummy Mates

Parenthood is this weird club where one is required to seek out and befriend others who are also by default of having pushed a human out, part of the club. 
Despite being seemingly extrovert and outgoing I am actually quite socially awkward and the idea of having to make chit chat with another random human fills me with absolute dread.
In this post I talk about the awkwardness of making mummy friends when you first become a parent and the horror that is baby group small talk!

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Parenthood and Friendships: what happens to your mates when you have kids?

When you become a parent it has an impact on your friendships. Some friends are supportive and others struggle to integrate your changing needs and lifestyle into their world. In this post I discuss parenthood and friendship, the gains and the losses and how to try to be both a good friend on both sides.

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