Heidi Scrimgeour

Heidi Scrimgeour

Freelance journalist and editor.

Based on the North coast of Northern Ireland.

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Irish Examiner

Should parents have a favourite child?

Katy Harrington and Heidi Scrimgeour discuss the impact parents choosing a favourite child can have on a family...

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Irish Examiner

Why I lied about co-sleeping with my new baby

Heidi Scrimgeour reluctantly went against prevailing wisdom and shared her bed with her newborn, but she says new mums shouldn’t be judged for doing it....

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Irish Examiner

'The physical discomfort and mental anguish of carrying a baby were awful'

Maybe I’m not supposed to say it, but the physical discomfort and mental anguish of carrying a baby were awful, writes Heidi Scrimgeour....

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Irish Examiner

POLL: Should children be in pubs for Euros?

Should kids be allowed into pubs to watch matches, or is it better to keep them at home? Two mums debate the issue...

Irish Examiner

Catch-up with what you've missed with our morning briefing

Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know before you start your day....

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Irish Examiner

Features | Lifestyle | Irish Examiner

DEBATE: Is Rory McIlroy right not to go to Rio? Is Rory McIlroy right not to be going to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro because of the Zika virus?...

Irish Examiner

Why I lied about co-sleeping with my new baby

Heidi Scrimgeour reluctantly went against prevailing wisdom and shared her bed with her newborn, but she says new mums shouldn’t be judged for doing it....