Monthly Archives: September 2013

Any Other Photo {Amanda M and Neve}

I love Amanda’s AOP for many reasons.  Firstly, because the story behind is is about a thing, stuff if you will, but Amanda and her beautiful way of weaving a story has made it about family, history and significance.   Secondly, because I don’t think I’ve ever seen a moment captured like the one in [...]

Categories: Any Other Photo
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A Fine Little Fellow

There’s very little I can say about Anna’s post today. I admired Anna as a parent long before I really got to know her, I saw snippets of her relationship with George on her blog and her twitter feed and hoped that one day I would be as imaginative, funny, caring and oh-so-slightly crazy a parent [...]

Categories: Becoming a Mother
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Behind Closed Doors: Ode to Relate Lady

As of today we will be posting 4 times a week – Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. You know we love receiving your submissions and you all love reading each other’s stories and thoughts so get cracking on the half-finished essay or those bubbling thoughts bottled up in your head. Send them to us. ********************  [...]

Categories: Behind Closed Doors, Life Experience, Marriage
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Weekend Wonderings

Lovely Hollie of Tulips and Tea has, in the last four weeks, moved with her family, cat and furniture across the North Sea from Belfast to Manchester. She’s also, as if that wasn’t *quite* enough for one month, planned a gathering for AOW readers next month – that’s SOON! It’s a chance for you guys [...]

Categories: Weekend Wonderings
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Any Other Photo {Emma and Katie}

My name is Aisling and I wish I had a sister. This is a very recent development, I’ll be honest. It’s a standing joke in our family that growing up with 6 brothers has somewhat spoiled me as far as being ‘the only girl’…I admit that I probably wouldn’t have liked having a sister very [...]

Categories: Any Other Photo
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She will never be second place

Posts like this are some of my favourite on AOW, because I feel like we really get to know someone from the community. This post by Siobhan isn’t the first post she’s written for us, but it is the one where I feel like I’ve really got to know about her, and what makes her [...]

Categories: Life, Life Experience
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Amy and James ~ The Wedstival Part One

A midweek treat for you, dear readers. We know you love the nitty gritty, the details, the all-about-the-love-ness that our wedding reports exude. We know you love each other. And we know that you all love Amy, James, Bertie and their delectable Wedstival extravaganza…   Today is a Good Day.    I woke up at [...]

Categories: Any Other Wedding, Wedding Reports
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Behind Closed Doors: Resenting Your Baby

At Any Other Woman, you can talk about anything. Anything you want at all. Any subject, any time. We are proud to be able to provide that platform for you, it makes our hearts sing. But we do understand that sometimes there are topics that are too sensitive, too divisive, simply too hard to write about [...]

Categories: Behind Closed Doors
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All mothers are full time mothers

When Belinda  (whose own company is opening its doors today, of all days) sent us this post I found myself nodding along and agreeing, despite having written a post just two weeks earlier with a completely different point of view. She writes so eloquently, and gives such powerful reasons for her choices, that I can’t [...]

Categories: Becoming a Mother, Jobs For The Girls, Money and Career, Wise Women
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