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Saturday 9 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# irish mammies

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Quiz: How well do you know your classic Irish Mammies?
‘They were a bit obsessed with the old… S-E-X’
Things your mam told you when you were younger that you wish you'd listened to now
She was right all along.
9 Mother's Day cards that will beat the ones your siblings get her
It’s not a competition… but it is.
Why it's important to have style icons like Vogue Williams' Mam to emulate
We need to see more older women looking fabulous.
10 tweets that perfectly illustrate exactly why Irish Mams are the best
As if you need a list to know that though
19 uniquely Irish cards to give your mam on Mother's Day
Forget the bog standard cards for once.
The 13 top Irish mams of 2017
True treasures.
This Foil Arms And Hog sketch about the upheaval before 'The Visitors' arrive is spot on
Mother's Day stats: July most popular month for having babies and Leitrim has lowest number of births
Donegal, Cavan and Monaghan had the largest families with 2.19 children per family on average.
This Galway mammy's search for the 'leak' in her sink is absolutely brilliant
Ooooh we’d kill him.
This mammy in Galway had the loveliest reaction when her kids returned from Australia for her 60th
Oh sacred heart.
This sketch perfectly sums up a typical Irish mam's reaction to Pokémon Go
“The only thing she’ll catch is her death”.
This Mam from Dublin lost the head with her son over his grim boxers
“You’re making a holy show of me.”
What Is Your Irish Mam Name?
Everyone has one.
19 things guaranteed to make every Irish Mam go 'MY NERVES!'
*deep breaths*
10 times Tumblr was so right about Irish mams
They’ve done it again.
What Percent Mam Are You?
How many carrier bags do you own?
24 things that Irish mams love
Happy Mother’s Day, all you wonderful mams.
This Irish mammy takes Ash Wednesday SUPER seriously
12 things Irish Mams say... and what they really mean
A definitive guide.
9 very Irish memes we need the world to understand
Knowing meme, knowing you.
The 14 top Irish mams of 2015
Mams forever.
This cartoon perfectly sums up the struggle of getting your mam a Christmas present
“Sure don’t worry about me, I don’t want anything.”
13 things Irish mams are guilty of doing
“Being stingy with the the heating.”
10 reasons why Irish men are truly the best
Happy International Men’s Day, you loveable rogues.
This Irish girl constantly gave her mam bad frights (and filmed her)
F*ck you Laura, f******ck yoooouuu.
11 things you'll see on every Irish Mam's Facebook
Oh Mam.
This Instagram is sharing hilarious texts people get from their mams
Ah mams, gotta love em.
11 things every kid dreaded about eating another Irish mammy's dinner
The dinner smell. THE DINNER SMELL.
Are You Turning Into Your Mother?
Find out here.
8 nice things you should definitely do for your mam today
Simple, but meaningful nonetheless.
How Much of a Mammy's Boy Are You?
This woman is live-tweeting her mother's classic Irish Mammyisms for Christmas
Irish TV exec Helen O’Rahilly is back home for The Christmas. You know how it goes.
You told us the most 'mam' things your mams have ever done
“Apple tart in oven”.
7 things that show the Irish mammy is going global
The Irish mammy is having a moment.
8 of the best things Irish people have texted their Mams
“Home for dinner?”
5 reasons why Baz Ashmawy's mammy is a total badass
She’s wrestled with crocodiles for Baz’s new show, 50 Ways To Kill Your Mammy on Sky 1. What have YOU done?
All these mammies have lost their birthday presents thanks to Garth Brooks
Won’t somebody think of the mammies?
11 reasons why you've no excuse not to ring your mam today
We’ll give you a nudge in the right direction.
Canadian has a typical 'Irish mammy' reaction to her son getting stuck in snow
Ah for God’s sake, look at her carpet.