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MotherFumbler: Try your tall tale, but I'm going with honesty

Parents veer from the truth for a variety of reasons, like sheer self-preservation, although video columnist Vicki Murphy wants to stay on the path.

MotherFumbler: Honesty

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6 years ago
Tall tales may flourish in parenting, but Vicki Murphy wants to try another route. 2:40

There are many tall tales told on the battlefield of parenting. Some are just for fun, some are tied to pagan rituals and — let's face it — some are simply for self-preservation. 

This week, Motherfumbler Vicki Murphy tries another route: honesty. 

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About the author 

Vicki Murphy is a writer from Badger's Quay. She's an author, columnist, creative director and creator of the award-winning blog, where she chronicles her misadventures in motherhood. She lives in Torbay with her very patient husband, two tiny humans, a dog, dust bunnies and more than 30 Lego mini-figures. 


Vicki Murphy is the author of the book MotherFumbler, and the blog of the same name.


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