Anna lives in Co Wicklow with her scientist husband and their seven homeschooling children. Some time in the distant past she did a degree in music and religious studies and is a qualified high-school teacher. However, Anna’s real interest is marriage and family. Shortly after her first child was born, she trained as a breastfeeding counsellor and she worked for years with a mother-to-mother breastfeeding support organisation. Anna was a public figure with Mothers and Fathers Matter, a group that defended marriage in the 2015 marriage referendum in Ireland.

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