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Gurgle magazine’s columnist Lucy Mangan offers witty words of wisdom on being a modern mum. Discover her honest opinion on how she deals with motherhood; from family holidays to what the differences between mums and dads are (a matter of three feet we hear?)

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Lucy Mangan meets a friend's new baby

Meeting a friend's new baby is an emotional moment, filling Lucy Mangan with gladness, amazement and a touch of sadness.
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Lucy Mangan on first aid and common sense

Lucy Mangan hot-foots it to a first aid course
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Motherhood words of wisdom

What words of wisdom did a child-rearing guru mum-of-eight have to share with Lucy Mangan?
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Lucy Mangan's 10 top pregnancy tips

When your friend announces she's pregnant, what's the best advice you can give her? Lucy offers a ten-point plan
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Do it like the Swedes says Lucy Mangan

The Swedish attitude to equality, parenthood and chocolate puts us to shame, says Lucy Mangan
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Lucy Mangan talks Christmas spirit

What is it about the festive season that melts every mama's heart? Turns out it's more than the tinsel
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The modern mum's dream house

What does a modern mum's dream house look like? Lucy is building hers in her head - as you do
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Family holidays

Packing your family's hopes and dreams into your luggage is simple. You'd think, says Lucy Mangan
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Hotel Maternelle

Being a mum can be emotionally draining - how about some me-time in an imaginary hotel? says Lucy Mangan
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Getting steamed up

If feeding your family is a basic instinct, how come some of us get all steamed up over dinner, asks...
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Lucy Mangan says: Pay it forward

We all think we know what to buy a new mum. But until you've had your own you haven't a...
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Difference between mums and dads

What's the difference between mums and dads? Asks Lucy Mangan. A matter of about three feet as it turns out

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Fancy a royal birth?

How does one give birth like a princess? Lucy Mangan ponders the rather large question on everyone’s lips...

Treat yourself to a special Mother's Day gift with personalised jewellery from Merci Maman

We've teamed up with award winning personalised jewellery company, Merci Maman to offer Gurgle readers the chance to treat their...

Win a baby muslin set featuring cute Disney characters worth over £186

We've teamed up with Aden + Anais to offer five lucky Gurgle fans the chance to win a muslin swaddle...