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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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How to give birth like a Princess

As the Duchess of Cambridge prepares to give birth to the new royal baby, Lucy Mangan explain how act like...
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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