A toast to Judgy Mamas

I’ve come to realise that parenting involves and requires a surprisingly vast amount of choices. And different parents have different parenting skills for different...

Traveling with my Toddler….

Not too long ago I naively used to say (when J was an infant), that travelling with a toddler would be much easier than...

Pregnancy Diary – v1 (week 4 – 13)

OMG! I’m pregnant! I’m really pregnant! I’m going to be a mum to another baby! How weird is that? I’m totally excited and totally...

12 things I wish I knew before that elective C- Section…

If you follow the blog, you know I had my first son J by vaginal birth (read here – a letter to my pregnant...

Mommy Guilt is REAL!!!

Mommy guilt is a real thing!!!! Every mom knows this. It’s that guilt you feel not just about work but about everything; like when your...

I wish someone told me…..

Being pregnant I felt prepared for motherhood. I read all the right books and asked (what I assumed were) all the right questions. I was...

A test of faith…..

In the spirit of being honest here, I thought I should share a personal experience that encouraged and intensified not only my faith but...

A (very) Candid Letter to my Pregnant Self

I’m going to be perfectly honest here and say that I didn’t really enjoy the third trimester of my pregnancy. I hadn’t properly prepared...

When things don’t get better….

As a new mom, in addition to getting back into the swing of things at work, you may also have the challenge of separation...

A few things I never thought I’ll do as a mom…..

Before I had J I had some really “cool” ideas about how I would parent my child. I would look at other kids acting...