The lowdown on Braxton Hicks

The lowdown on Braxton Hicks

From lightening crotch to fluid retention, there are numerous pregnancy quirks that can hit your body like a freight train. Some women remain unscathed as they breeze through pregnancy, while others manage to experience all the atrocities pregnancy can bring.  If...
Pregnancy Myths Debunked: Part 2

Pregnancy Myths Debunked: Part 2

Here is the second instalment of pregnancy myths that plagued me when I was pregnant with my first child. I agree, some of them sound a little out there but they were real concerns of mine when I was newly pregnant. And let’s face it ladies – there is A...
Baby brain, three years on

Baby brain, three years on

I don’t care how many people refute this claim I am here to state that baby brain is an actual condition, and one that I have yet to be relieved of. Before children I was able to maintain a complete thought process and carry out a conversation without forgetting...
Pregnancy myths debunked

Pregnancy myths debunked

I remember the first-time hubby and I decided to start a family. We had just married and moved interstate, and felt we were ready to start this new chapter of our lives.  I was 25 and had no idea what to expect, so like most women I went out and sourced every...
Embracing Motherhood

Embracing Motherhood

There are so many wonderful talented mums out there who can multi-skill the shit out of life and even give Martha Stewart a run for her money. There are helicopter mums, tiger mums, parachute mums, and even mums who plan out their child’s lives with great precision....