The wonderful team from Pure Beginnings sent us some of their organic baby products to try out. Can I start by saying that I absolutely love the smell of these products. Bath time is such a pleasant trip to the forest, and so needed for the senses during this lockdown. I mean, it wasn’t just … Continue reading Pure Beginnings Review
I’ve heard that I gave birth at just the right time… Before lockdown. Before we lost our sense of normal and were forced onto the “new normal” cruise. Honestly, my sweet boy was only 4 weeks old when we went into lockdown and nothing, nada, zero things, could have prepared us as parents for what … Continue reading Lockdown Nappies!
My transition into Motherhood the second time round was not too easy. Grab a cuppa and settle in… This is going to be a long post! Our birth experience was beautiful and so peaceful, this time around it actually went according to plan. We prayed that baby Asher would hold on and wait, because Adam … Continue reading #SecondChances – Life & Motherhood
Peaceful mind… Grateful heart! The last few days have been real hard and also beautiful. My body is broken, but I am beautifully broken as I carry our baby boy. Broken by the design of my creator, who soon again help me pick up the pieces and build my beautiful self again. Like the artform … Continue reading Peaceful mind. Grateful heart.
That moment reality kicks in and you suddenly realise your pants you are wearing is a wee bit too tight… That moment you realise the belly is undergoing a transformation… It’s time to check your options in the maternity section. With my first pregnancy I wore my clothing well pass 28 weeks before I had … Continue reading Cherry Melon Mama
It’s about 6 years later since we’ve had to make a trip to shops for all things baby… Earlier this year some time ago, I picked up a Your Pregnancy magazine and it contained a little supplement booklet – “Best Buys For Baby & Me“. I found this booklet so helpful, because it contained more than … Continue reading HELLO BABY… +/- 6 years later hey Mama Magic!
Yes! We have a name! Actually we’ve had a name since we learned we were pregnant. While Kevin and I are both super sentimental beings, we’ve also always felt as strongly about a good solid name for our babies. Names are important because it tells a story and adds to your child’s nature and character. … Continue reading Our baby has a name!
In 2013 when we learned we were going to be parents, I was 5weeks along and 3 weeks later admitted to hospital for a threatening miscarriage. Our baby was a little fighter, he still is, but this cut away so much of the excitement that comes along with your first pregnancy. So I kind of … Continue reading Our gender reveal in 1,2,3!
If you’re following me on Instagram, you might have seen this! And if not, yip! Our lives are about to change dramatically! No man! Why the drama?! Well let’s call it adventure. Not drama lol. We’re pregnant! Our not so little Adam is going to be a big brother, and we’re learning how to … Continue reading We’re P R E G N A N T!
Home making can be hectic. I mean not building a house but the things you do or add to your home and surroundings, something that simply creates a space and adds character. You want your home to reflect your family and also flow nicely with your lifestyle. But making a home can be stressful. It … Continue reading Home making