She's shared the tough times raising kids, now popular parenting blogger Maria Foy has gone public on living with coeliac disease, particularly the unexpected effect the condition can have on mental health.

Foy started the Happy Mum Happy Child blog five years ago and now has 300,000 Facebook and 65,000 Instagram followers around the world.

She shared her stories of both joy and struggle following the births of her children, aged 5 and 7, because she wanted to show others going through the same experiences they were not alone.

It was no different when it came to living with coeliac

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