Maternity leave is one of those things that you need to experience firsthand before you can really understand what it entails. Even then, every baby is different so it’s difficult to compare from one person to another. However, many people […]
As Christmas approaches, it’s time to think about gift ideas! Some parents opt to not get specific presents for their baby, because they’re too young to really understand what’s going on. Personally, I think the littlest members of the family […]
Caring for a baby (or kids in general) is hard work. From sleep deprivation and disrupted nights, to the never-ending mounds of laundry and dishes that perpetually haunt you, to the nappy changes, feeds, plays, changes, cooking, cleaning, tidying, errand-running…I […]
Preparing for the arrival of your first baby is exciting, daunting, wonderful and nerve-wracking all at the same time! What do you need for this new little human about to join the family? You don’t want to be caught out […]
Now that I’m back at work after maternity leave, I look back at that time can really see what the biggest challenges were during those postpartum weeks and months. I was incredibly fortunate to have 6 months off work with […]
Having your baby sleep close by in their cradle or bassinet beside your bed is an ideal setup particularly in the first few months, as they feed during the night and are best comforted with you nearby. Eventually however, they’ll […]
As my maternity leave nears its end, the return to work preparations have commenced. It’s crazy to think I’ve been off for 7 months! The days and weeks have flown by incredibly quickly – it certainly doesn’t feel like over […]
When possible, breastfeeding is definitely the preferred way of providing nutrition to your baby. In fact, the World Health Organisation suggests that exclusive breastfeeding is recommended up to 6 months of age, While I was pregnant with baby Charles, I knew that once he […]
Pumpkin is often recommended as one of the first foods to give your baby. Packed with vitamin C, dietary fibre, iron and rich with antioxidants, pumpkin is a nutritious addition to your baby’s diet. It’s also quite mild and is […]
24 years old. Sydney.
Mama to a gorgeous baby boy.
Thinker. Writer. Dreamer.