• Helping a New Mom

      There’s nothing like a newborn! That soft head of hair peeking out of a receiving blanket. The peaceful breathing through parted heart-shaped lips. The smell we all know and love – the one we all associate with a brand new baby. The soft breath on you neck when you cuddle the warm bundle. The… [Continue Reading]

    Helping a New Mom
  • The Ugly Truth

      Motherhood, being a mommy was my second life goal from my earliest memory of buying disposables for my dolls. (Marriage was my first, in case you’re wondering.) Much to my secret shame at the time, I played with dolls into high school, hiding them in an outside room so my friends didn’t know. I… [Continue Reading]

    The Ugly Truth
  • It’s A Crazy Life

      I think that just about sums it up! It’s a crazy, crazy life! Where to start?!? Well, firstly I’ll make the excuse that because my life has been that crazy, I haven’t written a blog post! Here is why… If life wasn’t busy enough with a toddler under two, add a baby to the mix.… [Continue Reading]

    It’s A Crazy Life
  • Man of the Moment

      To the Man of the Moment,   My heart swells when I see you ‘dad’. I never get tired of watching you with our girls. I melted as your big, strong hands cradled our newborn’s dark head with “old hat” confidence and the way you soothed her gently with your deep lullaby. You have… [Continue Reading]

    Man of the Moment
  • Dear C-Section Mom

    Photo Credit: Katie Lacer   Dear C-section Mom,   I understand. I’ve been there. You are not alone. I hear you. I see you. You are not alone. You don’t have to tell me how hard it is. I know. I see your tears. I know the pain. And I understand. I know it’s hard… [Continue Reading]

    Dear C-Section Mom
  • Our Other Surprise(Part 2)

      I had a feeling that this baby would come early. Somehow, although I had pleaded with the gynae to let me go into natural labour so that I didn’t have to choose my child’s birthday and so that I knew the baby was ready to come, I didn’t see us lasting until 39 weeks.… [Continue Reading]

    Our Other Surprise(Part 2)
  • Our Other Surprise(Part 1)

      I’m sorry that I’ve been quiet lately. Things have been, well, busy! As many of you know, I wrote about our other surprise in the post It’s A…nother Surprise. I found out that I was pregnant with our second baby in August last year. And we were surprised that I was expecting again so soon! My… [Continue Reading]

    Our Other Surprise(Part 1)
  • #Experiment 31 – Catch Up!

      Yes, ladies, I need a catch up week! I’ve realised some things I’ve forgotten to do. There are many things that I’m aware I’ve not done. Like this past week’s challenge…it’s been a bit of a fail! I haven’t made many changes to the things I’ve chosen to zone in on. Nor did I… [Continue Reading]

    #Experiment 31 – Catch Up!
  • #Experiment 31 – Week 4

      Well, I won’t lie, I’m glad to see the beginning of a new week! Are you? For the next two weeks, we’re going to focus on the most important person/people in our lives. If you’re married, it’s your husband. If you’re not, you know who that person is – a flatmate, roomie, parent or… [Continue Reading]

    #Experiment 31 – Week 4
  • New Pampers Baby-Dry

      **Disclaimer: Just a head’s up, this post is sponsored by Pampers but the views and opinions reflect my personal thoughts based on my own experiences with the product.** #ad #sponsoredpost #PampersAirMagic #PampersAirMagicMoment   A great night’s sleep is any parent’s dream – that is, a good one not only for our baby but for… [Continue Reading]

    New Pampers Baby-Dry