Parenting a Special Needs Child

When you are the mother of a child with special or additional needs, it’s easy to judge your own parenting skills at a much higher level. You are no doubt doing your best, but sometimes you feel that is not enough. Every aspect of parenting is amplified, and everything needs to be planned, organised and ...
Why Choose Eco-Friendly Cleaning Products?

You may already be buying organic produce for when you prepare nutrient-rich meals for your family. What about cleaning products and cosmetics?  If you choose to ''go green'' in this area of your household,  chemicals will no longer be absorbed into the skin or inhaled in by the person cleaning. Studies have recently shown that ...
How to swaddle a baby

Becoming a new mother is no easy feat! Some mothers find swaddling a baby difficult when their little one first arrives. Did you know that swaddling correctly ensures babies to sleep longer and sounder?  Mimicking a mother's cuddle, swaddling also prevents unnecessary wake-ups due to startle reflex and helps maintain the back sleeping position. Watch ...
Love Coconut Oil? We Tell You Why it’s Good for Your Health

Coconut oil – aside from being delicious (and may we suggest that you google a ‘’Healthy Bounty Bar’’ recipe asap) comes with a multitude of health benefits. It’s widely available in most supermarkets and as usual, budget permitting we suggest that you opt for organic wherever you can. Coconut oil is known to increase our ...
How to Choose the Right Yoga Mat

Yoga helps build strength and flexibility, can help relieve stress and can improve overall mental and physical wellness – and us mums can truly benefit from all of the above. Compared to other fitness activities, yoga requires minimal gear to get started. Whilst most studios provide everything a beginner needs, investing in your own personal ...
Dressing post-partum – how to feel good and look good

  The time to make sartorial statements will come – in the days that follow giving birth your focus should (and automatically will steer towards) being comfortable. Having said that, we have always been firm believers that with a few simple techniques one does not negate the other and comfort and style indeed do go ...
Mumz, look your best when out and about!

There's a little misconception about dressing like a mom and this is the fact that you cannot rock all of those great dresses that you used to. This is absolutely untrue! On the other hand, after a couple of kids, some moms just let themselves go, fall into the routine of the woman who is ...
At-home skin gadgets that really work

In general technology is progressing in leaps and bounds and beauty is no exception. Here is our favorite gadgets that actually work, and will save you time in the process. Foreo UFO  While the name does not only refer to its appearance, it also explains what it can do. Ideally, this is to be used ...
Get your kids talking and ignite their imaginations!

Children are known to say the darndest things, so much so they even made a television show about it. They also ask a lot of questions, questions which can be amusing, terrifying, and often thought-provoking. The most important thing is to keep children curious, keep them asking questions and essentially keep them talking to you. […]