Maybe we’re not such Bad Mums after all..

Maybe we’re not such Bad Mums after all..

Last year a group of us decided to form the Bad Mums Club, a monthly blogging link up for all your bad mummy confessions. I guess it was a bit of an antidote to all those picture perfect aspirational blog posts that although lovely.. they don’t always give the full picture. This was a link up for those us with yogurt in our hair, or baby sick down our bag, tantruming children and a washing pile that has taken on a life of it’s own!

I really loved reading all the posts that linked up, it felt good to know we weren’t alone and to find out that most of us are just guessing at this whole parenting thing and we all can feel overwhelmed with the awful ‘mummy guilt’ sometimes where no matter what we do or what decisions we make it never really seems like the right one.

Unfortunately we won’t be carrying on the Bad Mums Club into 2015, my fellow hosts and I have all taken on new projects and were finding it hard to give the time needed to keep up the linky. If I’m honest we all admitted that after 6 months of confessions we were running out of things to say in a funny and creative way, so hey maybe we’re not quite as awful as we thought!

I’ve asked Katie, Aimee and Alison to share their favourite posts from Bad Mums Club, firstly one of their own and then someone else’s. We all agreed that is was so hard to choose as they were all so funny!

Katie – Hurrah for Gin

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Fast Food Baby

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Brummy Mummy of 2: The things we do for love

 

Alison- Not Another Mummy Blog

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Aimee – Pass the Gin

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Back to school
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Me

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The kiddos take over- why our mummy is a bad mum
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So there you have it, the Bad Mums Club link up is no more, sob sob.
Thanks to everyone that joined in, we all had a blast!
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7 Comments

  1. January 12, 2015 / 3:27 pm

    Ahh i thought i must have missed this post Morgana! Feels like such a long time ago but some great posts here 🙂
    Tis a tough life being such an awesome mum nowadays 😉 xxx

  2. January 13, 2015 / 8:10 am

    Ahhh I shall miss reading your bad mums post but thank you for making us all realise we do a decent job even if we feel we don’t sometimes! X

  3. January 13, 2015 / 12:17 pm

    Goodbye bad mums club, I always thought your were pretty amazing actually. Look forward to hearing all about your new projects though! x

  4. January 13, 2015 / 1:01 pm

    Loved reading this compilation of favourites – I had missed some first time around, before I began blogging. I can imagine how much work goes into organising and hosting a linky, and though I will definitely always qualify for Bad Mum Status, it isn’t always easy to define it hilariously and succinctly! So I can understand why you have all decided to call it a day – for now – and look forward to seeing your future work, bad, good or medium mum related!
    PS – Most chuffed to be mentioned amongst some fab company 🙂

  5. January 13, 2015 / 2:45 pm

    Love this some great posts that I have cracked up over and over reading!!! 🙂 We are all in the same boat… some just think they boats don’t stink! 🙂

  6. January 18, 2015 / 4:38 pm

    Ah I have just seen this! Thanks for the inclusion of being a Bad Mum. I think? Sad it’s come to an end. But hey clearly we ALL ROCK! xxx

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