Category: Motherhood stuff

What it is really like being a South African Mom Blogger

What it is really like being a South African Mom Blogger

I’ve been blogging for just over a year. Started my Instagram account about a year before my actual blog went live. What a journey it has been. It’s been a roller coaster of eye opening, life changing events. Yes, life changing. I see the world […]

What to expect when you’re expecting

What to expect when you’re expecting

Being pregnant can be a daunting experience, especially if you are about to become a mother for the first time. Tons of questions like “Am I ready?”, “How do I keep myself and my baby healthy?” or “What should I be eating?” constantly run through […]

Squeaky clean spring cleaning hacks {for busy moms}

Squeaky clean spring cleaning hacks {for busy moms}

I don’t know what has gotten into me over the past couple of weeks, but it feels like my OCD levels have gone up a notch. Specifically when it comes to cleaning. I’ve literally been looking for the dirt. I’ve been spending so much of […]

How to buy baby items on a tight budget

How to buy baby items on a tight budget

As a first-time mom, I had no clue on where to begin buying baby items. For one, I didn’t know what we actually needed or whether the things we needed were reasonably priced. I certainly did not know how to buy baby items on a […]

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 […]