Mammies, don't do so much - just enjoy rollercoaster ride
By trying to do it all, modern mothers put themselves under too much pressure, writes Niamh Delmar
The Irish mammy of 2018 is a varied species and has evolved into a child development expert, nutritionist, educator and cyber monitor.
She is generally healthier and fitter than her predecessors and is fully equipped with a smart phone, a souped-up buggy and child-related gadgets.
These mothers appear to be enjoying life more - there's the gym, coffee mornings, play dates, purpose-built creches and indoor play areas.