Today marks the first in a series I’ll be calling “love local”. Focusing on local, South African, mothers who are making waves in their industries. Breaking boundaries, creating empires and being the best inspiration of strong, driven women to their children. I’m pleased to be interviewing a fabulous entrepreneur who is quickly gaining a cult … More LOVE LOCAL – “Little one” baby accessories – Meet Rameeza Dawood
So we are in the midst of potty training… round two.. What amazes me is how different one child is to the other. My eldest was pretty much fully potty trained at 2 years and 4 months, the age my youngest is now. The thing is, he is just damn lazy 🙂 . He knows … More Tips for a positive potty training experience
So hey, congratulations! You’re pregnant? YAY, Ok, so here’s something they NEVER warn you about… your teeth ! In between all the hospital tours, doctors check-ups, name searching and nursery set up, a trip to the dentist is certainly not high up on the list. But, did you know, that pregnancy can lead to dental … More Congrats you’re pregnant! Have you booked your dentist appointment?
Let me start by saying that I did not choose to have a V-bac to be “more of a woman”, or to fulfil some right of passage that is bestowed upon all women, because to be honest, in my opinion, that is a load of rubbish. Regardless of the way you give birth you are … More My V-Bac Experience
~~~COMPETITION TIME~~~~ Have you been reading? Following onto my last blog on baby skincare, together with the kind folks over at @JohnsonsBabySA , I’ll be giving away a Johnson’s Baby Hamper worth R1000 ! To enter: All you have to do is make sure you are following both the @inthesestilettos page as well as @JohnsonsBabySA … More Giveaway – Johnson’s Baby Hamper
Writing my blog on breastfeeding recently got me reminiscing on that newborn mummy stage of sweet milk scented kisses, gurgles and the oh kissable soft skin of your baby. Broody much?? I learnt recently from the launch of the Johnson’s Baby Healthy Skin Project, which aims to improve the health of more than 3 million … More Three ways you didn’t realise you were harming your baby’s skin
So there is phase of motherhood that no one really “tells you about”… You know all about the milestones and a little about the burping and sleep patterns, but everyone fails to mention those first 8 weeks, where as a new mother, your body aches in places you never knew existed. If you have chosen … More The truth about breastfeeding, and products that can help you along the way.