Back off 'Momguilt'!!!

Motherhood comes with strings attached. Strings and things like sleepless nights, nappies, spit-ups and guilt. Lots of it. A special kind of guilt I call Momguilt. Which instills itself as soon as you find out you're pregnant, and continues right … Continued

The A-Z of Parenting

Let's face it, parenting isn't straightforward. There are twists and turns and ups and downs throughout the journey. There are good days and bad days, sleepless nights and restful naptimes, cuddles and tantrums. I've tried to sum it all up … Continued

Handy Tip (for those MASSIVE poos n' pukes)

posted in: Tips n' Tricks | 5

If your baby ever has a poonami/shitstorm (in non-mummy lingo, it's just a horribly leaked diaper, the kind where the contents have spread all over baby's legs and back) or a projectile vomit, remember this ONE HANDY TIP. While removing … Continued

Mumspeak: A glossary of mum-only words

Every sect/cult/group has its own lingo. Even babies and toddlers (yeah, really, read about that here). So why should mums – that large group of women who can be identified by dark circles, spit-up stained clothes, greasy hair and a … Continued

Shopping with a toddler? Now possible!

posted in: Days Out, Tips n' Tricks | 2

Shopping and toddlers don't go hand-in-hand. You want to window-shop; your toddler wants to run all around the shop. You can't decide between the lime green bag and the teal blue one; your toddler has already put both in his … Continued

10 things only a toddler can do – Part 2

I posted 10 Things Only a Toddler Can Do! a while ago, and the post was received with much laughter, chuckles and agreement. Which led me to writing a second instalment on the weird, amusing and sometimes extraordinary things that … Continued