Tag: new mom

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 […]

Formula did not make my baby sleep through the night

Formula did not make my baby sleep through the night

I will never, ever, ever-ever, forget my first few weeks of being a mom. Mind blowing, life changing and just craziness all round. I mean, I was super in love, I was overwhelmed by the amount of love I felt for this little human that […]

My favorite South African Mommy Bloggers {Part 1}

My favorite South African Mommy Bloggers {Part 1}

Our community of South African mommy bloggers is ever growing. As mommy bloggers, we share some of our most inner thoughts, family life, both happy and not so happy experiences, and just about everything about the day in a life of a South African mother. We […]

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 […]

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. […]

Please vote for my blog in the 2017 South African Blog Awards

Please vote for my blog in the 2017 South African Blog Awards

My blog went live on the 21st of June this year. What a roller coaster it has been. I know my blog is still very much a baby, actually still in the womb, BUT this is why I’d like YOU to please vote for my […]

Who is having a Black Friday sale in South Africa {in 2017}

Who is having a Black Friday sale in South Africa {in 2017}

So you wana know who is having a Black Friday sale in South Africa this year? In addition to the major retail stores who will obviously be in on the #blackfriday specials, I thought it would be super cool to let you know of some […]

Dear first-time mom – 10 basic things you MUST have for your baby {plus where to get them}

Dear first-time mom – 10 basic things you MUST have for your baby {plus where to get them}

Child number one definitely prepared me for child number two. I knew exactly what I needed the second time around and this post is specially aimed at helping first-time moms know what they need the first time around. Inevitably you’ll find lists upon lists on […]

Mama Magic ticket giveaway {closed}

Mama Magic ticket giveaway {closed}

Expecting? Or already have a little one or more? Then this expo is for you. The expo will be showcasing some of the best parenting and pregnancy brands in Africa! You can find everything trendy, must haves and advice at this big event. So I’m […]

Dear first-time mom – How to get through your first 6 weeks

Dear first-time mom – How to get through your first 6 weeks

 So you want to know how to get through your first 6 weeks as a new mother? Let me start off by saying, you’ve got one hell of journey ahead of you, but the rewards are totally worth it. There are going to be many […]