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The Tale of Lisa & Theodore Wipfli



“Before Ted was born Mike and I decided to create a word, this was just one word either of us would use if we felt things were getting on top of us and we weren’t coping,” says the glamorous Lisa Wipfli, mother to Theodore, one this month, and wife of Nova radio presenter Michael ‘Wippa’ Wipfli. Their word was ‘Yokle’, which is a Swiss word for ‘little munchkin’...

As it turned out, they only needed to use it once. “It was at 10pm on a Tuesday night when Ted was crying because I wasn’t producing enough milk and the poor little guy was starving, so amongst his and my tears I said ‘Yokle’ and Mike hugged me and said, ‘it’s ok, we’ve got this’. Mike had to drive around trying to find a chemist that was open and had formula. The only chemist open was in Kings Cross, so amongst drunk, carefree singles, Mike runs out of the chemist with his fo

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