When I went through the whole labor process with Monster, I thought that would be the hardest part. I didn't know what waited for me afterwards: the postpartum stage. Funny thing is (or not really), I never actually researched what to expect during the postpartum stage so I was in for a surprise when I… Continue reading My Postpartum Essentials List
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
So you've spent close to nine months preparing; from the moment you found out you're pregnant to the last few days of waiting for your due date to come around. Now your baby is here! Congratulations, mama! So many thoughts must be passing through your head: I'm a mama! Look at my gorgeous baby! It… Continue reading To Do: After Baby is Born
Initially I was planning on doing the currently post for April at the beginning of the month, talking about how in a couple of days we’d be meeting our daughter and how things were about to get crazier in our home. Of course, that didn’t happen because Cay was born a couple of days earlier,… Continue reading Currently: April 2018
I'll be lying if I said that I could remember every single item I needed to pack into Cay's hospital bag. In fact, when I sat down to write down my list, I completely hit a blank.. Call it a brain fart or pregnancy brain... But I was clueless! I knew that I needed to… Continue reading What’s in My Baby’s Hospital Bag?
If you've never heard of a birth plan before, or have been wondering what and how it works; grab a cup of tea, sit back and read on! A birth plan is a 'statement' set up by you telling your doctor and the nurses at the hospital what you would like to have before, during… Continue reading What is a Birth Plan and What to Include in Yours
Anyone that knows me knows that I love to-do lists, I might not always get around to completing them, but I sure do love making them! When you find out you’re pregnant (congratulations are in order!), you don’t realise how much planning you have to do and how many things you need to take care… Continue reading To Do Before You’re Due: Third Trimester