USES FOR BREAST MILK


Treating   The struggle with baby eczema was real. Nova’s eczema flared during the day & it was really upsetting to witness her irritation. Finding a solution was like product after product. We trialed 4 different “organic” products where we did find one that seemed to have worked. Though I gotta admit that finding the right time to apply it onto…

BABY BEACH DAY ESSENTIALS


  Pack List   It’s difficult to replicate the comforts of your own home when you’re out with a baby. It was Nova’s first trip to the beach so we had to make a list in advance just to feel prepared. Of course, we wanted to take everything at first; from the high chair to the walker & her whole…

THE NEW MUM


      Establishing   We knew straight away that we wanted Nova to be breastfed, we just didn’t realise how challenging it would be. At the beginning we were so pressured by our mums to give Nova formula that we ended up having to do so on the 3rd day just to settle them down. So forget Nova, we…

THE DRESS EDIT


  Dress after dress after dress was all that I wore throughout my pregnancy & it continues now post pregnancy. I’m now a month postpartum & absolutely loving how my body is taking care of business without me stepping in yet. Adjusting to being a new mum has been a tough job, a full time job too. One that’s really…

WHAT A PAIN IN THE.. | MY LABOUR & DELIVERY


    I’ve always been curious about the process involved in labour/delivery, I just want to know what to generally expect. Every time I raise the question the answer would always be “it’s not as bad as people make it out to be” or “the pain is indescribable” which doesn’t say much at all. Now that I’ve experienced it for…

THIRD TRIMESTER STRETCH


  Third Trimester     The Baby’s Coming    So here’s our current checklist, just a few more things to tick off & we are set! I’m all about checklists & spreadsheets when it comes to organising & it was a good idea for us to form one otherwise it would probably be a whole lot of unnecessary purchases I reckon. …