Author: Deidre Turner

Deidre Turner

About the Author:

Deidre is a busy mum to 5 little boys including 2 sets of twins, who loves to share her experiences of life as a double twin mum. She is a full time secondary school teacher, is the main breadwinner and in her very limited free time she enjoys writing, reading, social media and is an avid fan of The Barefoot Investor. Deidre lives with her hubby and sons in North East Victoria in a quaint old house that is bursting at the seams with little boys! You can follow Deidre on her blog 'Aussiemum Unleashed' 'Aussiemum Unleashed'
Can I afford another child

Can I afford another child? A Mum of Five’s take on the question that plagues parents

As costs rise, I see so many people with one or two kids asking themselves the age-old question, ‘can we afford to have another child?’ Conversations around daycare fees and …

reading eggs review

Got Reluctant Readers that are tough to crack? Try ABC Reading Eggs for “Eggsellent” Progress

Reading Eggs in conjunction with school, readers and home list words; we hope to boost our boys’ literacy and give them the best start we can.

Gender Disappointment and Sex Selection IVF

My Heart Broke in a Whirl of Blue Confetti: Gender Disappointment and Sex Selection IVF

My husband and I each stood poised, needles in hand, ready to burst the balloons and reveal the genders of our unborn twins. Parents to 3 boys, we were hoping …

Fearless Folder - Protect yourself and your family

Fearless Folder – Protection for your family if you die

Have you ever thought about what would happen to your family if you were to die or be incapacitated? That you would need a ‘Fearless Folder’ of important documents organised …

Kids clothes organisation

Kids clothes: organisation and budgeting hacks

Sometimes life throws you curveballs…. “Congratulations, it’s twins!” With those words, I unexpectedly became a mum to 5 boys and my world was turned upside down. I already had 3 …

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