Category: Motherhood stuff

Please keep your dog away from my kids

Please keep your dog away from my kids

I’m not crazy about dogs but I can’t honestly say that I dislike or hate them. There are definitely some that I’m more drawn to than others. We all have personal preference. I’ve had my own dogs and I loved them dearly. They were part of […]

I failed at breastfeeding, twice

I failed at breastfeeding, twice

It was Breastfeeding Awareness week last week and in seeing many breastfeeding posts doing the rounds on social media, naturally my two very long yet short breastfeeding experiences kept popping into my mind. With so many moms talking about their successful breastfeeding journey’s, I’d be […]

I got my mojo back in two cheesy ways

I got my mojo back in two cheesy ways

In this hood we call motherhood, we doubt ourselves oh too often. We sometimes pity ourselves, we question our own decisions, we don’t listen to our gut feeling and we down talk ourselves. And sometimes it can get out of control. It’s happened to me many […]

How to get your kids to make their own SuperFood and eat it

How to get your kids to make their own SuperFood and eat it

Getting my kids to eat super healthy food, has been an on going learning process for me. As a full time working mom of two, it is not always possible  because lets be honest, the not-so healthy food is always the quickest to make. And […]

South Africa’s Top Daddy Bloggers

South Africa’s Top Daddy Bloggers

I recently stumbled upon some of the coolest South African Daddy Bloggers on the internet and social media. Since I started blogging, I’ve always just looked for and followed other Mommy Bloggers. But since discovering South Africa’s Top Daddy Bloggers, I believe I’ve found a […]

10 Baby items you really don’t need

10 Baby items you really don’t need

There are loads more out there I’m sure, but today I’m talking about just 10 baby items you really don’t need and by not buying them, you’ll save yourself some pennies. As a first time mom, shopping for your baby before he/she arrives, can be […]

Purchase products that are approved for use by people with allergic reactions

Purchase products that are approved for use by people with allergic reactions

Allergic reactions, from seasonal hayfever to asthma, eczema and life-threatening anaphylaxis, have a huge impact on quality of life, and the incidence is increasing at an alarming rate, across all ages from babies to adults. There are approximately 19+ million people in South Africa, living […]

We’re not having any more kids and I want the world to know

We’re not having any more kids and I want the world to know

We’ve got two boys. ”Have another one” they said. “Your son needs a friend” they said. “Two kids is even more difficult than one kid” said no-one ever before we had our second kid. Anyway, I’m over that. I’m over how difficult this is. Infact, […]

Five reasons why I won’t survive as a stay at home mom

Five reasons why I won’t survive as a stay at home mom

There are more, but today I am only talking about five reasons why I won’t survive as a stay at home mom. First off, I just want to clear the air. I have the deepest respect for stay at home moms. I cannot think of […]

Ten fails that show I’m winning as a mom

Ten fails that show I’m winning as a mom

What are the most common characteristics you look for in yourself or in any other mom, as an indication that you/they are winning as a mom? Uhm, perfect make-up, always dressed on point, always on time, always packing in the coolest lunches for the kids, […]