Veronika Veale

Veronika is a first time stay at home mum helping others make sense of motherhood through her love of writing.

5 Old Wives Tales for When Your Child Is Unwell – And Whether They Actually Work

I started writing this before COVID-19 was classified as a world wide pandemic. If you or someone you know (including your children) exhibit any symptoms that may be related to this virus, please refer to the instructions on the WHO website. This piece is for information purposes only, based on my own experience and is …

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Opposites Attract

My husband and I are proof that soulmates are a reflection of you. They are the exact opposite, mirror image of everything you are and hope to be. In other words, proof that Opposites Attract. We are completely different people, different shapes of a puzzle who fit together seamlessly. Related: Marriage After Baby Like puzzle …

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Why Not Celebrating Valentine’s Day is the Best Decision We Ever Made for Our Relationship

Pizza on the couch. No gifts. No flowers. Here’s why not celebrating Valentine’s Day is the best decision we ever made for our relationship. No Pressure = No Disappointment The last time we celebrated Valentine’s Day ended in a pile of tears and disappointment. Having failed to book a place for dinner, feeling the social …

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ManFlu VS MomFlu

When a man is sick, they call it #MANFLU All of a sudden, he is incapable of functioning and reverts back to a child who needs nurturing and petting. He needs you to make him hot soup and wait on him with meds, socks, blankets and the tv remote. He does that ‘ferris-bueller’ style *coughcough* …

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