TweetThe secret to a great night sleep for both Mom and baby is the right swaddle. Generally most newborns prefer to sleep in the comfort of a swaddle blanket or swaddle sack. As most of my readers should know I was expecting a baby girl in November, and thank you God she arrived safely on
Grace Leigh Thomas, born via a joyful and peaceful cesarean birth.
Psalm 139: 13-14
Tweet Media Release: Baby Bullet brings you Elana Afrika’s Baby Brunch Elana Afrika-Bredenkamp is delighted to announce the return of the popular parenting event, Baby Brunch. The coming-together of moms & expectant moms is perfect for those looking for a morning of fun and inspiration, sharing of knowledge, conversations about parenting and loads of pampering! Radio &
Tweet The Baby Show #MeetUp with Meg Faure 28 – 30 September 2018, Kyalami International Convention Centre Together, with headline sponsor, Pampers and co-host, Meg Faure, author of the Baby Sense book series, the #MeetUp show will deliver a unique family-friendly shopping and expert-led experience. Featuring a wide variety of products and brands plus the
TweetHiring a birth photographer There are a many precious moments that make up a life, one of which is the day your child is born. If you know me, you know that I have a very deep and strong passion for pregnancy and birth. Along with this passion comes my love of documenting these memorable
TweetPacking for the hospital can be tricky. Especially if it’s your very first baby. However if you’re in the position where you’ll be giving birth at a private hospitals you will probably be informed on what to pack during your maternity tour (some hospitals provide a packing for two checklist). Check out Mediclinic’s packing for
TweetSometimes its hard to love the skin you’re in I’ve shared my frustrations with my skin during this pregnancy previously and I’m hoping that some changes I’ve made will help improve the appearance and make me feel a tad bit better. I was breaking out on the sides of my face, my jawline, my forehead.
TweetThat awkward moment when someone finds out you’re opting for a cesarean birth This week I was yet again stunned by a stranger, and not in a good way. This woman had noticed that I was pregnant and actually came over to congratulate me. But then she overstepped the line. What followed was a crap ton
TweetThe Magical / Golden / Sacred Hour The golden hour is not new to the world of birthing, it is defined as the baby being skin-to-skin on the mother for an uninterrupted hour immediately following birth. In reality, it is so much more than this. As your baby is born (whether vaginal birth or caesarean birth)
Tweet5 Things I plan on doing differently with baby number 3! As parents, we are constantly learning from our mistakes. It’s just part of being a parent. There is no set plan. I recently read a post on Bad Mammy (published May 2017) on things she planned on doing differently with baby number 2. This