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Review: Naturals Beauty R&R Baby Range


Disclaimer: I received free products in exchange for this review. All opinions are my own. When Monster and Gremlin were born, I wasn't too focused on natural baby products. In fact, I hardly saw any at the shops when I stocked up on baby things, except the usual mainstream products. Maybe I didn't look out… Continue reading Review: Naturals Beauty R&R Baby Range

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Babies · mom life · packing · travel

Nappy bag essentials: 0-6 months


I've had the experience of packing a nappy bag for three kids now, and each time, I either added something new or taken something away that I didn't need. With each kiddo, I've discovered new products on the market that have been an additional to my nappy bags and it turned out to be great… Continue reading Nappy bag essentials: 0-6 months

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Flying with a baby: how to prepare


Last week we made a last-minute decision to take a flight to our destination instead of taking the road trip route. Hubby Byren's granddad passed away unexpectedly and we flew down to Durban (en route to Howick) to attend the service. We received the devastating news on Tuesday and booked our flights for Thursday. A… Continue reading Flying with a baby: how to prepare

Babies · labor · new mama · newborn · recovery

Why I looked forward to my post delivery hospital stay


I know what you're thinking... How can anyone really look forward to staying at a hospital, right? Well, take into account my life. Being a stay at home mama has it's perks and benefits.. Yes, I get to spend every day with my kids, watch them grow and teach them. But at the same time,… Continue reading Why I looked forward to my post delivery hospital stay

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Tips to help with breastfeeding in public


I have to say that I'd pretty damn proud of myself to have been able to breastfeed Cay past five months now. I want to do it until she is a year old and then wean her off. This is a new business for me as it's the longest I've ever been able to do… Continue reading Tips to help with breastfeeding in public

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Why I switched to a backpack nappy bag and never looked back


When I found out I was pregnant again, I knew life was going to get a lot more hectic. I mean, three kids ain't no joke... Five months into life prices that judging multiple kids is difficult, and joyful at the same time. While I was still carrying Cay, I looked for ways to make… Continue reading Why I switched to a backpack nappy bag and never looked back

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Dis-Chem Baby Goodie Bag + How to Get One


Getting free things cannot come at a more convenient time as when you have a baby on the way. If you've done research on baby shopping, you've already done some calculations on the costs that wait for you. So when brands and companies reward you with awesome goodies and spoils to thank you for your support,… Continue reading Dis-Chem Baby Goodie Bag + How to Get One