Facebook Groups That Every New Parent Should Join.

Being a new parent is hard… New motherhood is a lonely role with little support. If you don’t count the mandatory maternal health nurse appointments every few months (2, 4, 6, 8, 12 months post-partum) there is little space for a new mama to turn when she has questions. For me, it’s been 27 years […]

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Family Menu Meal Planner – FREE PRINTABLE

Now that I am back at work, I have started to think about the logistics actually involved with running a household and working. One thing that I used to always struggle with (before kids) was planning out the week’s meals. Related: Anxiety About Going Back to Work After Maternity Leave Meal prepping (or at least […]

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Quitting Breastfeeding With No Complications

When it was time to give up breastfeeding completely, I pictured a painful experience of engorged breasts, mastitis and a baby who was NOT happy about the change. I’ve come out on the other end of this journey to tell you that this is not how it has to be! I have managed to dry […]

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Travelling to Bali With an Infant – Tips for Every Travel Bug Mama

Jaxon’s first jet-setting experience was to Bali Indonesia at the tender age of 4.5 months. In fact, he turned 5 months halfway through the holiday. This trip was planned before he was even born. We travelled overseas with the whole family for my brother-in-law’s wedding. We found out about the wedding and the potential for […]

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30 Things Before Turning 30

Tomorrow is my 29th birthday. Yikes! And so, I begin the countdown of 365 days until I exit the party which is my 20s and enter the next faze of my life, my 30s! I have decided to go out of my 20s with a bang and set myself a challenge. 30 things before 30. […]

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The Perfect Gift for the Couple Who Have Everything

Do you have someone in your life who is IMPOSSIBLE to shop for? Like, they have everything already? But they are the kind of people who mean the absolute world to you, but when it comes to buying them gifts you struggle to think of something that encompasses how you feel? This is how I […]

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Bonds Baby Top Picks

Since Jax was born I have clothed him (sometimes head to toe) in Bonds Babywear. I am also grateful that one of my colleagues had a baby girl about 6 weeks after me. I couldn’t pass up on the gorgeous designs that Bonds keeps coming up with and so I was lucky enough to enjoy […]

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The Best Baby Play Mat on the Market – Bubba Mat by Soft Mats

I first came across the Bubba Mat by Soft Mats at the local library. I had taken Jax to ‘Baby Bounce’ – a story/play time for infants and toddlers run by the library for mums and bubs. After the story and song time we hung around to mingle with a few mums and that’s when […]

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Change Table Hack

Our son Jaxon has measured big from around our 20 week scan haha Well maybe not that early but he did hit the 75th percentile for length at 66cm at just 4 months old! He has always been a very active baby and absolutely loves to kick his legs like nobody’s business. Including when he […]

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Keto Low Carb, High Protein Pancakes

This is a little off target to what I normally post but I just had to spread the word about this recipe I have stumbled across. 4 weeks ago, I decided to start a Ketogenic diet to try and shed some of my pregnancy kgs and prep my body for the inevitable event of wearing […]

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101 Uses for Coconut Oil – For The Whole Family

Coconut oil, there are so many advocates for the liquid gold. Type it into Google or Pinterest and you will be dished a plethora of recipes and DIY hacks on what to use the stuff for. But, is it really that good? YES! I use coconut oil for almost everything and everyone in my household […]

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