Category: Motherhood stuff

How to stop throwing away your vegetables {Free Meal and Ingredient Planner}

How to stop throwing away your vegetables {Free Meal and Ingredient Planner}

I am so guilty of this. I buy lovely colorful and fresh vegetables with the best intentions. All I want is for my family and I to eat healthy. You know, just like any other mom out there. But, we throw away so much and […]

Your childbirth can be empowering to you {WIN A BIO-OIL HAMPER}

Your childbirth can be empowering to you {WIN A BIO-OIL HAMPER}

February is pregnancy education month and the Pregnancy Education Month campaign highlights how childbirth education empowers parents for a better birth experience. Yes, your childbirth can be empowering to you. Birth is the most natural process on earth and yet studies have shown that one in every […]

I blame myself for my sons Epilepsy

I blame myself for my sons Epilepsy

JUST a few nights back, we were watching a series, and the person in the series unexpectedly had a seizure. When Liam saw that 5 second scene, he asked me what was happening so I explained that the person was having a seizure. Then he […]

How to stimulate your toddler {WIN A BARNEY ‘I LOVE YOU’ SINGING 10” PLUSH}

How to stimulate your toddler {WIN A BARNEY ‘I LOVE YOU’ SINGING 10” PLUSH}

Stimulation is important for toddlers and their development. Research shows it can improve 3 key components: Your baby’s attention span, memory and nervous system development. Furthermore, it can help your baby reach their developmental milestones improve motor skills. So, if you’re keen to learn how […]

My toddler won’t sleep and I’m about to lose my mind

My toddler won’t sleep and I’m about to lose my mind

I feel like I am way too old for this. My body just cannot take it anymore. My toddler won’t sleep and I’m about to lose my mind!! I am currently between thoughts like, “I cannot wait until he is like 5 and passed all […]

Ditch the screens and Play {And WIN a HOT WHEELS Bundle}

Ditch the screens and Play {And WIN a HOT WHEELS Bundle}

TV, tablet, computer, phone, tv and computer games, are all regarded as screen time. No matter what important task you are busy with on any one of those devices, it all adds up. As a full time working mom, it is challenging to keep up […]

1 Week back to school and I am wrecked

1 Week back to school and I am wrecked

I can’t believe it’s only been 1 week back to school and I am wrecked. It feels like we’ve just been through a whole term already. Is it just me that feels like this?   I planned my leave differently this year. I thought I was […]

5 Practical potty training hacks for moms

5 Practical potty training hacks for moms

Now that Cole is just over a year, I’m super ready to cut nappies out of my budget. I’ve been researching like crazy to find the quickest, hassle free way to potty train. He is not ready for potty training just yet, in my opinion. […]

How swimming lessons helped my child {WIN A HAMPER FROM SPURT SA}

How swimming lessons helped my child {WIN A HAMPER FROM SPURT SA}

My eldest son has a natural inclination to be cautious in everything he does. Well, most of what he does at least. When it comes to swimming, he needs to feel completely safe before he enjoys himself in the water. Here’s my story on how […]

Raising children today verses 30 years ago

Raising children today verses 30 years ago

Raising children today verses 30 years ago, is hard to say the least. Theres SO much to deal with. It’s become essential for many moms to work full time, leaving them tired, stressed, and not able to enjoy the amount of quality time they would […]