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# Mums

All time
Experiencing mothering stress and burnout? Psychologist gives advice on steps to take
Idealistic images of motherhood on social media causes mums to feel insecure and isolated, writes Niamh Delmar.
# babyface
This mam didn't recognise her own son after he shaved off his beard
A beard is for life, not just for Christmas.
# Mums
This mum's heroic struggle to get her four toddlers to bed is going insanely viral
Get her some wine, stat.
10 tips to keep you stress-free this Christmas
Have you got lost somewhere in one of your lists – here are some practical tips to help you through the holiday season.
# Take a Break
'She gives the best kisses': Temple Street kids tell us why they love their mums
The feels.
# Dinosaurs
Woman goes on insane anti-dinosaur rant in mum's forum, fellow users react hilariously
# shook
Stuffed dog frightens the sh*te out of mum - over and over again
This will make your evening much brighter.
# trolling
This woman deals with rape-threatening trolls online by literally telling their mums
Her tweet is going viral around the world today.
# Back To School
Celebration? - fear of 'birthday marathon' creates dread in parents
The cost of birthday presents can put a financial burden onto Irish parents.
# oh brother
This is why you should never trust your kids to bring you breakfast in bed
Kids can’t carry anything successfully. Fact.
# cracked
Easter egg hunt sparks bloody fight between mums
This is not an April fool. One got a nosebleed.
# mammies
11 mums who don't deserve a Mother's Day present
Parenting fail.
Column: ‘I will miss you’ – a mum writes to her son starting school
Lunches, lessons and other adventures – Deborah McCarthy gives some advice to her young son as he sets off.
# over to you
Readers on… All the best (and worst) advice your mother gave you
From how to get a boyfriend to how (not) to fall off a horse, readers share all the most memorable advice from their mothers.
# fringe
6 ABSOLUT Fringe shows to bring your ma to
Does your mother deserve a night out? Here are some choices from the last week of the Fringe in Dublin that will have her spellbound.
# Still Births
How a pregnant mum sleeps may affect still-birth risk
Researchers have found that sleeping on the back or right side, rather than the left, doubled the risk to almost four in 1,000.